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A masterful biography of one of the greatest English poets and most compelling literary figures of the 20th century, Auden is the first to take the full measure of the poet's achievements, his insatiable thirst for experience, his navigation between the needs of discipline and the lure of his addictions and lusts.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Auden, W, H, (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973, Poets, English 20th century Biography, British United States Biography