Edmund Blunden. A Biography..
Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. Slight wear to extremities, but otherwise a very good copy.
Yale University Press.,
New Haven and London
8vo. 6.5 x 9.5 inches. xiii + [i] + 360 pp.
Illustrated by 16 pages of black and white photographic plates.
Edmund Blunden (1896-1974) is best known as a war poet and especially for his later prose account, Undertones of War, based on his experiences at the Western Front. He later pursued a literary career, was elected Professor of Poetry at Oxford in 1966, and also wrote on cricket. A biography by Barry Webb of the University of Oxford.
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