Percy Buck

Standard Name: Buck, Percy


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Cultural formation Sylvia Townsend Warner
Although she had a long-lasting love-affair with a man (musicologist Percy Buck ) and shared affectionate, long-term, non-sexual relationships with men (for example with David Garnett ), her thirty-nine-year lesbian relationship with Valentine Ackland (which...
Dedications Sylvia Townsend Warner
STW 's first published book, The Espalier, was an unusually large collection of poetry written from 1922 to 1924 and dedicated to P. C. Buck .
Buck, a musicologist who taught at Harrow, had...
Family and Intimate relationships Sylvia Townsend Warner
Before she was twenty STW embarked on a lengthy affair with distinguished musicologist Dr Percy Buck , music master at Harrow School , which lasted until 1930.
Baldwin, Dean, editor. Dictionary of Literary Biography 139. Gale Research.
139: 304
Mulford, Wendy. This Narrow Place. Pandora.
Literary responses Sylvia Townsend Warner
The book was well-received, but the success of Warner's novels by this time overshadowed that of her poetry.
Warner, Sylvia Townsend. “Editorial Materials”. Sylvia Townsend Warner: Collected Poems, edited by Claire Harman, Carcanet New Press, pp. xi - xxiii; 275.
Percy Buck thought the poems much better than those in the first collection.
Harman, Claire. Sylvia Townsend Warner: A Biography. Chatto and Windus.
Occupation Sylvia Townsend Warner
Until 1929 she was an editor (and the only female editor) of the ten-volume Tudor Church Music, under the general editorship of Dr Percy Buck and published by Oxford University Press from 1922 to 1929.
Wilson, Katharina M. et al., editors. Women Writers of Great Britain and Europe: An Encyclopedia. Garland.
Mulford, Wendy. This Narrow Place. Pandora.
OCLC WorldCat. Accessed 1999.


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