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A Corner of a Foreign Field: The Illustrated Poetry of the First World War [Hardcover]

Fiona Waters
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2007
Some of the most poignant poetry ever written, illustrated with unique and rare photographs.
--This text refers to the Paperback edition.


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  • Hardcover: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Transatlantic Press (2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1566490650
  • ISBN-13: 978-1566490658
  • Product Dimensions: 23.7 x 23.7 x 2.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 673,761 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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5.0 out of 5 stars A Beautiful Book 10 Feb 2014
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
A beautiful book with emotive WW1 pictures and an insight into the feelings of some of the ordinary people at home and abroad.
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5.0 out of 5 stars great book of poems 6 Jan 2013
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bought for my partner and she loved it - has many first world war poems she has never seen before
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5.0 out of 5 stars World War I, As If It Were Yesterday 27 Oct 2009
By Charles L. DeFanti Jr. - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
Illustrated with magnificent crisp, contemporary photographs from the Daily Mail of World War I battlefields, battles, and heartbreaking scenes on the homefront, this book would serve as a fine companion to Paul Fussell's "The Great War and Modern Memory," which also invokes poetry. The text of "A Corner of a Foreign Field," however, is entirely of poems written during the war, many by well known writers like Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Sigfried Sassoon, etc. Far more, however, are by lesser known or unknown poets, including many women, all of whom I was unaware. These include some of the finest entries, made even more powerful because they came as a surprise.
This book features prominently on my bookshelf.
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