The illustrated summoned by bells / John Betjeman ; with paintings and sketches by Hugh Casson
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Summoned by bells
1st ed. reprinted
London: John Murray, 1989
143 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
“First published 1960. Reprinted 1960, 1962, 1969, 1977, 1978, 1984 (twice), 1986. This edition with illustrations by Hugh Casson 1989. This edition conceived with The Herbert Press.” [colophon]
Includes bibliographical references (p. 6).
This verse autobiography relates the story of the author's younger days set against the places and buildings that were significant in his youth - Highgate, Cornwall, Chelsea, Marlborough, Oxford quads, churches and railway stations.
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