Journey From Obscurity. Wilfred Owen 1893 – 1918. Memoirs Of The Owen Family..
Bound in original red cloth, gilt, with contrasting black title labels, gilt, on spines, in dust wrappers, which have light edge wear (Vols. I-II, spines faded; Vol. II price clipped). A little foxing, confined to edges but otherwise a very good set.
Oxford University Press.,
I. childhood; ii. youth; iii. war. in 3 vols.
THREE VOLUMES. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. Vol. I, xiii + [i] + 274 pp.; Vol. II, ix + [i] + 292 pp.; Vol. III, xi + [i] + 263 pp.
Illustrated by 25 pages of black and white plates, including 3 frontispieces.
First edition of the three volume biography of the soldier poet, Wilfred Owen (1893-1918), which is also the autobiography of his younger brother, Harold (1897-1971), who served as a naval officer during the First World War.
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