The Resource Pevsner : the BBC years : listening to the visual arts, Stephen Games

Pevsner : the BBC years : listening to the visual arts, Stephen Games

Label
Pevsner : the BBC years : listening to the visual arts
Title
Pevsner
Title remainder
the BBC years : listening to the visual arts
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Games
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pevsner: The BBC Years gives the first full account of Sir Nikolaus Pevsner's engagement with the BBC at a time when both were the dominant institutions in their own fields -- Pevsner as the most persuasive figure in architecture and art history, the BBC as the country's sole broadcaster. A German emigré, Pevsner was not at first trusted to speak on the air, and was only invited to appear at the very end of the war, in spite of his growing eminence in academia and publishing. With the arrival of the Third Programme in 1946, however, he quickly became a broadcasting celebrity, and one whom se
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
709.2
Index
index present
LC call number
N7483.P457
LC item number
G36 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Pevsner : the BBC years : listening to the visual arts, Stephen Games
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Preface; Part 1: Chronology; 1 Introduction; 2 A German in London; 3 Geoffrey Grigson; 4 The BBC at War; 5 First Broadcasts; 6 The Third Programme; 7 The First Four Years; 8 King Penguins; 9 Into the Fifties; 10 The Reith Lectures; 11 Fallout from the Reiths; 12 His Last Gasp; Part 2: Context; 13 Audience Response; 14 Press Response; 15 Critical Response; 16 Pevsner's Language; 17 The Changing Character of the BBC; 18 Pevsner's Vulnerability-a Test Case; 19 Pevsner's Producers and Englishness; 20 Belles-Lettres; Part 3: Appendices
  • Appendix A: Correspondence in The ListenerAppendix B: Broadcast Variations and Corrigenda; Appendix C: Pevsner's King Penguins; Appendix D: Basil Taylor Bibliography; Appendix E: Pevsner's BBC Audience Appreciation Index; Appendix F: BBC Talks Division: Staff Educational Background; Appendix G: Reviews of Pevsner's Books in the UK Press to the Endof 1950; Appendix H: Pevsner's Journalism from 1945; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn910935691
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409461951
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34653077
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910935691
  • ebl1409461963

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