Herbert, Zbigniew

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Epithet: Canon of Lichfield

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Zbigniew Herbert (1924-1998), poet and writer.

From the description of Zbigniew Herbert papers, 1968-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702173071

Epithet: Chaplain of St. Martin's, London

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Epithet: Archdeacon of Canterbury

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Epithet: of Add MS 38076

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Epithet: Captain; of Tangier

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Zbigniew Herbert (1924-1998) was a Polish poet and writer whose work has been extensively translated. He was born in Lwow, Poland, and after the war earned degrees in economics, philosophy, and law. His first book of poetry, Struna Swiatla ( Chord of Light ), was published in 1956. Other collections include Hermes, Pies i Gwiazda ( Hermes, a Dog and a Star ), Studium Przedmiotu ( A Study of the Object ), Pan Cogito ( Mr. Cogito ), Raport z Oblezonego Miasta ( Report from the Besieged City ), Elegia na Odejscie ( Elegy for the Departed ), and Martwa Natura z Wedzidlem ( Still Life with a Bridle ). Zbigniew Herbert was survived by his wife Katarzyna Herbert.

Biographical information taken from the online Gale Biography Resource Center.

From the guide to the Zbigniew Herbert papers, 1968-1989, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Herbert, Zbigniew. Zbigniew Herbert papers, 1968-1989. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hughes, Ted, 1930-1998. Collection, 1958-1992 (inclusive). Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
referencedIn Miłosz, Czesław. Czesław Miłosz papers, 1880-2000. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Scherer-Virski, Olga. Olga Scherer-Virski papers, 1954-1988. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Gail and Stephen Rudin collection of Civil War letters, 1861-1865. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Herebert, Chaplain of St. Martin's, London, early 13th century.Herbert, Chaplain of St. Martin's, London: Seal: early 13th cent. British Library
creatorOf Zbigniew Herbert papers, 1968-1989 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Olga Scherer-Virski papers, 1954-1988 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Herebert, Archdeacon of Canterbury, 12th century. (Impression of an antique gem.)Herbert, Archdeacon of Canterbury: Seal: 12th cent. British Library
referencedIn Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996. Lectures on poetry, 1980. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Colonel Henry Norwood, Esquire of the Body to Charles II., Treasurer to the Colony of Virginia, Lieutenant-Governor of Tangier, and Commander in Chief of the English Forces in Africa: Correspondence and papers during his command at Tangier: 1666-1669... British Library
creatorOf Warwick, Joanna. Office files, of The American Poetry Review, 1982. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Polgar, Steven, 1931-. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1975-1990. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Czesław Miłosz papers, 1880-2000, 1940-1989 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Antioch Review mss., 1940-2007 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Gogol, John M. Office files : of The American Poetry Review, 1972-1977. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Mary Octavine (Thompson) Cowper Papers, 1895-1969 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn CONFIRMATION by R[ichard de Insula], Abbot of Burton[-upon-Trent, co. Staff.], of the grant by Dom. N[icholas] fil. Johannis do Wilinton to the church of the Holy Trinity and the canons at Rapendon [Repton, co. Derby], of the advowson of the church ... British Library
referencedIn Levis, Larry. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1982-1998. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn D. 1-108. Asia, viz. 1, 2, Arabia; 3, 4, Persia; 5, 6, Maldive and Laccadive Islands; 7-15 Ceylon; 16-44, India; 45-50, Burma; 51-53, Anam; 54-56, Lower Siam; 57-60, Malacca Straits; 61-64, Sunda Straits; 65-70, Sumatra; 71-76, Java ; 77-80, Borneo; ... British Library
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associatedWith Antioch review. corporateBody
associatedWith Barańczak, Stanisław, 1946- person
associatedWith Brodsky, Joseph, 1940-1996. person
associatedWith Cowper, Mary Octavine (Thompson), 1881-1968 person
associatedWith Czapski, Józef, 1896-1993. person
associatedWith Gogol, John M. person
associatedWith Herling-Grudziński, Gustaw, 1919- person
associatedWith Herling-Grudziński, Gustaw, 1919- person
associatedWith Hughes, Ted, 1930-1998. person
associatedWith Jeleński, Konstanty A. (Konstanty Aleksander), 1922-1987. person
associatedWith Kalczyńska, Alina, 1936- person
associatedWith Levis, Larry. person
associatedWith Miłosz, Czesław. person
associatedWith Miłosz, Czesław. person
associatedWith Polgar, Steven, 1931- person
associatedWith Scherer-Virski, Olga. person
associatedWith Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004. person
correspondedWith Stephen, Rudin person
associatedWith Trznadel, Jacek. person
associatedWith Vujic̆ić, Petar. person
associatedWith Vujic̆ić, Petar. person
associatedWith Warwick, Joanna. person
associatedWith Zagajewski, Adam, 1945- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Batticaloa, Ceylon
River Negrais, Burma
China, Asia
Netherlands, Europe
Cocos, Australia
Borneo, Indonsesia
Willington, Derbyshire
Chagos, Chagos Archipelago
Marocco, Africa
Vellore, E. India
Philippines, Pacific Ocean
River Arracan, Burma
Tuticorin, Madras
New Georgia, Solomon Islands
Salee, Africa
Ceylon, Asia
Japan, Asia
Colombo, Ceylon
Surat, India
Chittagong, India
Mocha, Arabia
Laccadive Islands, India
India, Asia
Deccan, India
Cambodia, Asia
Lower Siam, Asia
Coromandel, India
Bengal, Asia
Padaran Bay, Anam
Batavia, Java
Barbary, North Africa
River Sirian, Burma
Keshin, Arabia
Formosa (Taiwan), Asia
Bettiah, Bengal
Vendelus Bay, Ceylon
Gheria, Bombay
Burma, Asia
Hainan, South Chinese Sea
Nagasaki, Japan
Malabar Coast, India
Tavoy River, Burma
Bombay, India
Cochin-China, Asia
Arabia, Asia
Cachar, Eastern Bengal
Sagar Island, Bengal
Mantawi Islands, East Indies
Algiers, Africa
Poland.
Pescadore Island, China
Sunda Straits, Oceanea
Madras, India
Carumnassa, India
Java, Indonesia
Poland
Strait of Madura, Java
Patani, Lower Siam
Tangier, Morocco
Tipperah, Eastern Bengal
Straits of Malacca, South East Asia
Point de Galle, Ceylon
Sumatra, Indonesia
Persia, Asia Minor
River Ganges, India
Solomon Islands, Oceania
Subject
Polish literature--20th century
Authors, Polish--20th century--Archives
European literature--20th century
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Authors
Function

Person

Birth 1924-10-29

Death 1998-07-28

Poles

German,

Polish,

French,

English,

Italian

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