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A CORNER OF A FOREIGN FIELD: THE ILLUSTRATED POETRY OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR **NEW**

Some of the most poignant poetry ever written, illustrated with unique and rare photographs.

HARD COVER WITH DUST JACKET

1990 190 PAGES

AS NEW CONDITION – NEVER READ OR USED – BEEN IN STORAGE

GREAT GIFT IDEA ….
OR
COFFEE TABLE OR RECEPTION ROOM READING …

A HISTORICAL BOOK WITH QUALITY THICK GLOSSY PAGES & IMAGES

CONTENTS

175 POEMS – ONLY SOME LISTED ..

In Flanders fields / J McCrae
The call / J Pope
In training / E Shanks
Breakfast / W Gibson
Now that you too must shortly go the way / E Farjeon
The send-off / W Owen
Youth in arms I / H Monro
A kiss / B F Trotter
Warbride / N Murdoch
Telling the bees / G.E.R.
To my brother / V Brittain
Socks / J Pope
My sweet old etcetera / E Cummings
Break of day in the trenches / I Rosenberg
Attack / S Sassoon
They / Siegfried Sassoon
Billet / I Gurney
When this bloody war is over / Soldiers' song
Rendezvous / A Seeger
An Irish airman foresees his death / W.B. Yeats
The death of a soldier / W Stevens
The leveller / R Graves
Rain! rain! rain! from Rhymes of a lost battalion doughboy
Of Grandcourt / I Gurney
Easter Monday / E Farjeon
Sing a song of war-time / N Macdonald
Christmas 1916 : thoughts in a V.A.D. hospital kitchen / M. W Wedgwood Women at munition making / M G Collins
War girls / J Pope
The V.A.D. scullery-maid's song / M. W Wedgwood
The admonition : to Betsy / H P Eden
Trench idyll / R Aldington
Winter warfare / Z Rickword –
Remorse / S Sassoon
A son / R Kipling
The general / S Sassoon
The ridge : 1919 / W Gibson
Strange hells / I Gurney
Dulce et decorum est / W Owen
Poem / E Pound
A dead boche / R Graves
The dug-out / S Sassoon
To Germany / C H Sorley
Grotesque / F Manning
A private / E Thomas
First time in / I Gurney
Truce / P Muldoon
A Shropshire lad : XXVII / A.E. Housman
The dead fox hunter / R Graves
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