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A.S.J. Tessimond

A. S. J. Tessimond

A.S.J. Tessimond

collected poems

by A. S. J. Tessimond

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Published by Bloodaxe in Tarset .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: Reading: Whiteknights, 1985.

Statementwith translations from Jacques Prévert ; edited by Hubert Nicholson
ContributionsNicholson, Hubert, 1908-, Prévert, Jacques, 1900-1977
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6039 .E85 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24923843M
ISBN 109781852248574
LC Control Number2011453587

Read "Not Love Perhaps Selected Poems" by A. S. J. Tessimond available from Rakuten Kobo. Arthur Seymour John Tessimond - Jack to his family, John in later life - was born in Birkenhead in and made his liv Brand: Faber & Faber. A. S. J. Tessimond There probably isn't statistical evidence to support the idea that poets are more likely to be manic-depressive, hopeless romantics or lead unorthodox lives but, if there was, then A.S.J. Tessimond () would be a case study.

Arthur Seymour John Tessimond (Birkenhead, J - Chelsea, London ) was an English poet. He went to Charterhouse School, but ran away at age After studying at Liverpool University, he moved to London where he worked in bookshops, and also as a copywriter. After avoiding military service in World War II, he later discovered he was unfit for service. Red Clematis in a pot in the back garden. I wanted to write today about A.S. J. Tessimond’s quietly self-effacing poem, ‘Not Love, Perhaps’. I couldn’t write yesterday, despite the day beginning very early in a hotel room in a Norwich Premier Inn: I needed to do some other work things and sacrificed my reading and writing hour to expediency.

A. S. J. Tessimond Quotes. facebook; twitter; googleplus; One day people will touch and talk perhaps easily, and loving be natural as breathing and warm as sunlight, and people will untie themselves, as string is unknotted, unfold and yawn and stretch and spread their fingers, unfurl, uncurl like seaweed returned to the sea, and work will be. A.S.J. Tessimond Arthur Seymour John Tessimond was an English went to Charterhouse School, but ran away at age After studying at Liverpool University, he moved to London where he worked in bookshops, and also as a avoiding military service in World War II, he later discovered he was unfit for eccentric.


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A.S.J. Tessimond () was one of the most individual, versatile and approachable voices in 20th century poetry. Influenced at first by the Imagists, his poetry is remarkable for its lucidity and formal exactness and for its witty, humane depiction of life in the modern s: A anthology of his work The Collected Poems of A.S.J.

Tessimond, edited by Hubert Nicholson, contains previously unpublished works. In a new collected poems, based closely on Nicholson's edition, was published by Bloodaxe Books.4/5.

The Collected Poems of A.S.J. Tessimond book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. A.S.J. Tessimond () was one of the most individual, versatile, and approachable voices in 20th century poetry. His poetry is remarkable for its lucidity and formal exactness and for its witty, humane depiction of life in the modern city.5/5(11).

Tessimond published three books of poetry in his lifetime: The walls of glass (Methuen, ), Voices in a giant city (Heinemann, ), and Selection (Putnam, ).

Hubert Nicholson edited two posthumous selections, Not love perhaps. S.J. Tessimond is a poet perhaps better known for his ‘anthology pieces’ than for complete volumes and yet this probably means that he has a wider popular following than his publication history suggests.

What readers seem to respond to is his scrupulous lucidity of meaning and fastidious concern for form – fine qualities, both, and yet, one has to admit, ones of which, in a serious.

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A.S.J. Tessimond was one of the most individual, versatile, and approachable voices in 20th century poetry. His poetry is remarkable for its lucidity and formal exactness, and for its witty, humane depiction of life in the modern : Overview Arthur Seymour John Tessimond - Jack to his family, John in later life - was born in Birkenhead in and made his living as an advertising copywriter, but his true writing life was in poetry, three volumes of which he published in his lifetime: The Walls of Glass (), Voices in a Giant City (), and Selection ().Book Edition: Main.

A.S.J. Tessimond () was born in Birkenhead. His education was at Charterhouse, before running away at sixteen, and Liverpool University. On coming to London he worked in bookshops for a time before becoming a copywriter. After avoiding military service in World War II, he later discovered.

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Arthur Seymour John Tessimond - Jack to his family, John in later life - was born in Birkenhead in and made his living as an advertising copywriter, but his true writing life was in. Tessimond published only three collections in his lifetime, The walls of glass inVoices in a giant city in and Selection in A.S.J.

Tessimond () was one of the most individual, versatile and approachable voices in 20th century poetry. Influenced at first by the Imagists, his poetry is remarkable for its lucidity and formal exactness and for its witty, humane depiction of life in the modern city.5/5(12).

A anthology of his work The Collected Poems of A. Tessimond, edited by Hubert Nicholson, contains previously unpublished works. In a new collected poems, based closely on Nicholson's edition, was published by Bloodaxe Books.

The poet A. Tessimond was, unfashionably for his era, not one of the resistors. Keeping what Orwell called the “prose meaning” of his verse close to the surface, Tessimond doesn’t fight the intelligence; he courts and tries to enchant it. An Advertiser’s Alphabet by ond and Ceri Richards.

Out of Print. Lying in Tessimond’s archive, not much more than a cardboard-box, has been a stapled booklet signed by both Tessimond and Richards on the first page and dated. A. S. J. Tessimond Biography - Arthur Seymour John Tessimond was born in Birkenhead.

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S. J. Tessimond - Cats no less liquid than their shadows Offer no angles to the wind. They slip, diminished, neat through loopholes Les.