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Title(s):

Poems of the great war : published on behalf of the Prince of Wales's National Relief Fund.

Edition:
Fifth edition.
Published/Created:
London : Chatto & Windus, 1914.
Guildford : Printed by Billing and Sons, Ltd.
Physical Description:
39, [1] pages ; 22 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR1195.H5 P64 1914
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Alan Richards, Yale BA 1967, JD 1972
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
With an illustration by William Richardson on the front cover.
Printer's statement from page [40].
Campbell, C. William Nicholson : the graphic work, 147
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original illustrated wrappers. Second state of cover design.
Subject Terms:
English poetry -- 20th century.
War poetry, English.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Poetry.
Form/Genre:
Poems.
Contributors:
Nicholson, William, 1872-1949, illustrator.
Chatto & Windus (Firm), publisher.
Billing and Sons, printer.
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  • "Wake up, England" / Robert Bridges
  • The vigil / Henry Newholt
  • To the troubler of the world / William Watson
  • To England: to strike quickly / Maurice Hewlett
  • The fourth of August / Laurence Binyon
  • The united front / Alfred Noyes
  • England to the sea / R.E. Vernède
  • The hour / J.B. Fagan
  • The wife of Flanders / G.K. Chesterton
  • The stars in their courses / John Freeman
  • Commandeered / L.G. Moberly
  • The man who keeps his head / Harold Begbie
  • France / Cecil Chesterton
  • We willed it not / John Drinkwater
  • Pro patria / Owen Seaman
  • Hymn before action / Rudyard Kipling
  • Hymn in war time / Robert Bridges.

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