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Contents abbreviations 000 chronology 000 1.Introduction 000 2.In the Blood: Sir Richard Empson, Professor William, and John Henry 000 3.A horrid little boy, airing my views 000 4.Owl Empson 000 5.Did I, I wonder, talk too much? 000 6.Mr Empson gave a very competent performance: The Multiple Man of Letters 000 7.His presence spellbound us all: The Experiment Group 000 8.The Making of Seven Types of Ambiguity: Influence and Integrity 000 9.Those Particular Vices: Crisis, Expulsion and Aftermath 000 10.Seven Types of Ambiguity: The Critical Reception 000 11.The Trials of Tokyo 000 12.Poems 1935 000 13.Scapegoat and Sacrifice: Some Versions of Pastoral 000 14.Waiting for the end, boys: Politics, Poets, and MassObservation 000 15.Camping Out: China 19371938 000 16.The savage life and the fleas and the bombs: China 19381939 000 17.Postscript 000 appendix: further famous forebears 000 notes 000 index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Empson, William, 1906-.
Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
British -- China -- History -- 20th century.
Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography.