Edith Sitwell





Edith Sitwell

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born
in Scarborough, England, The United Kingdom
September 07, 1887

died
December 09, 1964

gender
female

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Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell, DBE, was a British poet and critic.


Average rating: 3.98 · 338 ratings · 40 reviews · 44 distinct works · Similar authors
The English Eccentrics
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 1933 — 4 editions
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Edith Sitwell: Collected Poems
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 1954 — 10 editions
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The Queens And The Hive
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1962 — 7 editions
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Taken Care Of: The Autobiog...
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 1965 — 7 editions
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Fanfare For Elizabeth
4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1966 — 5 editions
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I Live Under a Black Sun
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4.55 of 5 stars 4.55 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1937 — 3 editions
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Green Song and Other Poems
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1946
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The Song of the Cold
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1945
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A Book of the Winter
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1951 — 3 editions
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Street Songs
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1942
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“I am not eccentric. It's just that I am more alive than most people. I am an unpopular electric eel set in a pond of catfish.”
Edith Sitwell

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.”
Edith Sitwell

“My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.”
Edith Sitwell