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The War Poems...


The War Poems…

London, William Heinemann, 1919.

In stock


A collection of the author’s best known war poems, including numerous previously unpublished verses. Titles include ‘Trench Duty’, ‘The Dug-Out’, ‘Counter Attack’, ‘Return of the Heroes’ and ‘Aftermath’.

Very scarce in the dust-jacket, especially in such condition.


First edition, 8vo, early 20th century bookplate on front pastedown, contemporary ownership inscription on front free endpaper, publisher’s red cloth with printed title label to upper cover and spine, very slightly lightened at spine, otherwise excellent, original printed dust-jacket, slightly lightened at spine with chipping to spine ends but otherwise a remarkably good example.

Provenance: Bookplate of John Harris designed by Reynolds Stone.


Keynes A20


Stock ID: 96261