Quiller-Couch, Arthur Thomas (Q)

(b. 1863)
   Novelist. Dead Man's Rock (1887), Troy Town (1888), The Splendid Spur (1889), The Blue Pavilions (1891), The Golden Pomp (1895), The Ship of Stars (1899), Shining Ferry (1905), finished R.L. Stevenson's St. Ives, etc.

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  • 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

  • Arthur Quiller-Couch — Sir Arthur Quiller Couch Born 21 November 1863(1863 11 21) Bodmin, Cornwall, United Kingdom Died 12 May 1944( …   Wikipedia

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

  • Arthur 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 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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 — 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 — biographical name Sir Arthur Thomas 1863 1944 pseudonym Q English author …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 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

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