Publisher-supplied biographical information about contributor(s) for World within world : the autobiography of Stephen Spender / introduction by John Bayley.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Biographical text provided by the publisher (may be incomplete or contain other coding). The Library of Congress makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information provided, and will not maintain or otherwise edit/update the information supplied by the publisher.

Stephen Spender (1909-1996) was one of the most prominent poets of the twentieth century, part of the generation of writers that produced Auden, Eliot, and Isherwood. His most notable books are The Temple, The Collected Poems, and what is now considered his masterpiece, World Within World.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Spender, Stephen, 1909-Poets, English 20th century Biography, Critics Great Britain Biography