Alasdair Clayre

Mark Twain was a prominent American author in multiple genres, including fiction and journalism, during the 19th century.

British author, broadcaster, singer-songwriter, and academic.

- Alasdair Clayre
Mark Twain was a prominent American author in multiple genres, including fiction and journalism, during the 19th century.

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Jacques Brel, 1963

Jacques Brel

Belgian singer, songwriter, actor and director who composed and performed literate, thoughtful, and theatrical songs that generated a large, devoted following—initially in Belgium and France, later throughout the world.

Belgian singer, songwriter, actor and director who composed and performed literate, thoughtful, and theatrical songs that generated a large, devoted following—initially in Belgium and France, later throughout the world.

Jacques Brel, 1963
Jacques Brel, 1955
Jacques Brel, 1963
Jacques Brel, 1963
Jacques Brel, 1963
Jacques Brel, 1971
Jacques Brel, 1971
Jacques Brel's grave in Atuona
L'Envol memorial in Brussels
Jacques Brel Statue, Vesoul

This was the only translation of a Brel song written by Alasdair Clayre, an Oxford-educated Englishman who had a brief career as a singer-songwriter before becoming an author, academic, and sometime producer of BBC documentaries.

All Souls College Library, showing Wren's sundial over the central door

All Souls College, Oxford

Constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.

Constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.

All Souls College Library, showing Wren's sundial over the central door
Isaiah Berlin – philosopher
T. E. Lawrence – "Lawrence of Arabia"
Baron Hugh Trevor-Roper – historian
Robert Recorde – inventor of the Western "equals sign" (=).
Brownlow North – Bishop of Lichfield in 1771, Bishop of Worcester in 1774, and Bishop of Winchester in 1781. Portrait by Tilly Kettle.
George Nathaniel Curzon by John Cooke – British Conservative statesman who was Viceroy of India and Foreign Secretary. Portrait after John Singer Sargent.
The gates on Radcliffe Square
A view of All Souls from the Radcliffe Square gate, showing Nicholas Hawksmoor's 'gothicised classical' elevation.
The south eastern corner of All Souls College, abutting Radcliffe Square
All Souls Quad abutting High Street
All Souls College as viewed from New College Lane
The spires of All Souls
All Souls College at twilight
View from St Mary the Virgin's tower (with All Souls on the right)
All Souls College Chapel - the stone altar reredos seen through the later classical screen
All Souls College
All Souls College
All Souls College. Though 'gothick' externally, this range designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor is completely classical inside.

Alasdair Clayre

Felicity Bryan

British literary agent, the founder of Felicity Bryan Associates based in Oxford.

British literary agent, the founder of Felicity Bryan Associates based in Oxford.

She was, earlier, married to Alasdair Clayre.