Quiller-Couch
biographical name Sir Arthur Thomas 1863-1944 pseudonym Q English author

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  • Quiller-Couch — [kwil′ər ko͞och′] Sir Arthur Thomas (pseud. Q) 1863 1944; Eng. writer …   English World dictionary

  • Quiller-Couch — Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller Couch (* 21. November 1863 in Bodmin, Cornwall; † 12. Mai 1944 in Fowey) war ein britischer Schriftsteller und Kritiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke 2.1 Romane und Erzählungen 2.2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Quiller-Couch — Quil•ler Couch [[t]ˈkwɪl ərˈkutʃ[/t]] n. big Sir Arthur Thomas (“Q”), 1863–1944, English novelist and critic …   From formal English to slang

  • Quiller-Couch — /kwil euhr koohch /, n. Sir Arthur Thomas ( Q ), 1863 1944, English novelist and critic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Quiller-Couch — /kwɪlə ˈkutʃ/ (say kwiluh koohch) noun Sir Arthur Thomas ( Q ), 1863–1944, English novelist and critic; author of The Blue Pavilions (1891) and On the Art of Reading (1920) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Quiller-Couch — /kwil euhr koohch /, n. Sir Arthur Thomas ( Q ), 1863 1944, English novelist and critic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur Thomas — (1863 1944)    Cornish poet who was a renowned novelist, literary critic, anthologist and writer of short stories for children and adults. He was born at Bodmin, the son of a physician, and graduated literae humaniores from Trinity College,… …   British and Irish poets

  • Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur (Thomas) — (21 nov. 1863, Bodmin, Cornwall, Inglaterra–12 may. 1944, Fowey, Cornwall). Poeta, novelista y antologador inglés. Tras educarse en Oxford, trabajó como periodista y editor en Londres antes de establecerse en su Cornwall nativa. Enseñó en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur (Thomas) — born Nov. 21, 1863, Bodmin, Cornwall, Eng. died May 12, 1944, Fowey, Cornwall English poet, novelist, and anthologist. Educated at Oxford, he worked as a journalist and editor in London before settling in his native Cornwall. He taught at… …   Universalium

  • Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur Thomas — ▪ British writer pseudonym  “q”   born Nov. 21, 1863, Bodmin, Cornwall, Eng. died May 12, 1944, Fowey, Cornwall  English poet, novelist, and anthologist noted for his compilation of The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250–1900 (1900; revised 1939)… …   Universalium

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