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Noun1.John Cowper Powys - British writer of novels about nature; one of three literary brothers (1872-1963)
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(3) John Cowper Powys found Fort stimulating and mused on his work in the early 1930s.
Forster), the ethics of fair play (Dorothy Sayers), the ethics of persuasion (Virginia Woolf), and the ethics of attention (John Cowper Powys).
Forster, Dorothy Sayers, Virginia Woolf, and John Cowper Powys. Of these, as Nash notes, only Woolf has a reputation as a feminist.
Enter John Cowper Powys -the eldest in the large and talented family of a Church of England vicar, the Reverend Charles Francis Powys, of Montacute, Somerset.
Scholars of British literature will find great value in Radford's examination of the import of Wessex in novels published between 1870-1940 by Thomas Hardy, Richard Jefferies, John Cowper Powys, and Mary Butts.
Ond daeth i enwogrwydd yn bennaf wrth weithio delwau o efydd o Bertrand Russell a John Cowper Powys gan gynnal arddangosfeydd gyda John Petts a Kyffin Williams yn y '60au.
"Descents of Memory: The Life of John Cowper Powys" is an analytical biography covering the life story of John Cowper Powys, one of the most influential and important novelists in recent history.
John Cowper Powys wrote, in a book titled "In Defence of Sensuality", the following: "There ought to be in every nation a great public cenotaph to The Unknown Poor Man; for, since what we call our commercial civilisation connives at poverty, implies poverty, pays for itself with poverty, your poor man, employed or unemployed, does as much as any great industrial magnate to keep the machine going.
The central figures, Edward Carpenter, Oscar Wilde, John Cowper Powys, Herbert Read, Aldous Huxley, Alex Comfort, Christopher Pallis and Colin Ward, are each assessed on the basis of their contribution to anarchist thought.
John Cowper Powys lived at Corwen from 1935 to 1955, among his friends there was neighbour and novelist Elena Puw Morgan.
Amongst the authors whose works belonged to Pessoa's library, the following may have provided other information about Nietzsche: Alfred William Benn, John Cowper Powys, Henry Lichtenberger, and Alfred Fouillee.
Both Katherine Saunders Nash in "Narrative Progression and Receptivity: John Cowper Powys's Glastonbury Romance" and Terence Murphy in "Monitored Speech: The 'Equivalence' Relation between Direct and Indirect Speech In Jane Austen and James Joyce" juxtapose existing theoretical wisdom with striking elements of individual narratives in order (a) to highlight the distinctiveness of those elements and (b) to extend, revise, or otherwise improve the received wisdom.