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Sit·well

 (sĭt′wĕl′, -wəl)
Family of British writers, including Dame Edith Sitwell (1887-1964), whose experimental poetry is collected in volumes such as Clowns' Houses (1918) and Music and Ceremonies (1963). Her brother Sir Osbert (1892-1969) is known especially for his five-volume autobiography (1944-1950). Their younger brother Sacheverell (1897-1988) wrote several volumes of poetry, including Agamemnon's Tomb (1972).

Sitwell

(ˈsɪtwəl)
n
1. (Biography) Dame Edith. 1887–1964, English poet and critic, noted esp for her collection Façade (1922)
2. (Biography) her brother, Sir Osbert. 1892–1969, English writer, best known for his five autobiographical books (1944–50)
3. (Biography) his brother, Sir Sacheverell (səˈʃɛvərəl). 1897–1988, English poet and writer of books on art, architecture, music, and travel

Sit•well

(ˈsɪt wəl, -wɛl)

n.
1. Dame Edith, 1887–1964, English poet and critic.
2. her brother, Sir Osbert, 1892–1969, English poet and novelist.
3. her brother, Sir Sacheverell, 1897–1988, English poet and novelist.
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Sitwell introduced Stevenson to an art critic at the time named Sidney Colvin.
Elsewhere, in a final that was deservedly won by Kimberly Wyatt on account of her being generally brilliant, food critic William Sitwell had this to say about runner-up Rylan: "There's too many things going on here that should not exist together.
Elsewhere in a final that was deservedly won by Kimberly Wyatt on account of her being generally brilliant, food critic William Sitwell had this to say about runner-up Rylan: "There's too many things going on here that should not exist together.
The premiere recording of "Facade," in which the treatment of Edith Sitwell's words by William Walton marks history's first surviving example of rap, includes Lambert as one of the narrators, Sitwell herself being the other.
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Sitwell expressed his delight to the participants for their presence in the UAE and to the organisers for arranging the annual conference in Dubai, which he described as the world's shopping centre, an icon of safety and happiness for investors and their families from all over the world, and its residents and visitors.