Sir Compton Mackenzie

Standard Name: Mackenzie, Sir Compton

Connections

Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Family and Intimate relationships Rosamond Lehmann
When Sally decided to be confirmed at the age of sixteen, Lehmann's friend Sir Compton Mackenzie stood as godfather.
Siegel, Ruth. Rosamond Lehmann: A Thirties Writer. Peter Lang, 1989.
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Intertextuality and Influence Ann Bridge
She said her inspiration for turning from serious fiction to genre fiction was the similar turn taken in mid-career by Sir Compton Mackenzie . Her idea for her first spying plot came when the son...
Literary responses Rosamond Lehmann
RL received hundreds of letters from adoring as well as outraged readers. Many asked how she could have written so exactly about their own experiences. Some—men and women—sent her proposals to share their lives and...
Literary responses Rose Macaulay
The Towers of Trebizond won the James Black Tait prize.
Babington Smith, Constance. Rose Macaulay. Collins, 1972.
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Bensen, Alice. Rose Macaulay. Twayne, 1969.
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A reprint of 1959 quotes on its dustjacket a chorus of praise. John Betjeman and Sir Compton Mackenzie called the novel RM 's...
Performance of text Naomi Royde-Smith
A debate between NRS and Compton Mackenzie was held under the auspices of the Drama League , and broadcast live on BBC radio. Royde-Smith maintained that The Broadcast Play is an unsatisfactory Form of Art...

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