Celebrating one of the most original poets of the early 20th century, this compilation features the work of England s Ivor Gurney. Gurney s versedescribing his experiences in World War Iand his love of his native Gloucestershire s countrysideunderscores his vigorous, lyrical, and passionate poetic voice. Revised and updated, this new edition retains this war poet s eye for detail and musical earone that combines traditional rhythms with the unpredictable."
Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
Number of pages: 410
Weight: 567 g
Dimensions: 220 x 140 x 36 mm
Edition: New edition
"A significant landmark in literary history." --Andrew Motion, poet and author, "The Cinder Path"
"A significant landmark in literary history." Andrew Motion, poet and author, "The Cinder Path""
"I commend this collection . . . it reflects the sheer plentitude of Gurney's output. It is a joy to explore." Robert J. Yates, "Ivor Gurney Society Journal""