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The Blinded soldiers and sailors gift book

Author: Lewis Christopher Edward BaumerFrank Brangwyn, SirC E BrockCyrus CuneoHarry FolkardAll authors
Publisher: London : Jarrold & Sons, [1915]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Anthology of prose and poetry by authors including John Milton, John Galsworthy, Edmund Gosse and G.K. Chesterton, set against the background of the World War I. Some of the stories also concern blindness.
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Genre/Form: Bookplates
Cloth case bindings
Colour relief halftone plates
Line blocks
Anthologies
Gift books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis Christopher Edward Baumer; Frank Brangwyn, Sir; C E Brock; Cyrus Cuneo; Harry Folkard; George Goodchild; Reginald L Knowles; Anne Renier; Fernand Gabriel Renier; W Heath Robinson; Hugh Thomson; F H Townsend; Jarrold and Sons,; Richard Clay & Sons Ltd,
OCLC Number: 1008017912
Notes: Bookplate on upper pastedown reads: "From the Library of Anne Renier and F.G. Renier."
Case binding of light brown cloth over boards. Red and green borders. Title in red on upper cover and spine.
Donated by Anne Renier and F.G. Renier.
Half-title.
Illustrated with colour relief halftones and line photoengravings by various artist including C.E. Brock, W.H. Caffyn, William Heath Robinson, Charles Folkard, F.H. Townsend, Frank Brangwyn, Lewis Baumer, R.L. Knowles and Cyrus Cuneo. Frontispiece tipped onto green leaf.
Initialled in ink "AR" (ie. Anne Renier) on lower flyleaf.
Proceeds from the sale of the book for St. Dunstan's Hostel for Blinded Soldiers and Sailors, Regent's Park.
Title page printed within ornamental compartment of peacocks and flowers designed by R.L. Knowles.
Undated. Dated from date on frontispiece by Hugh Thomson.
Description: 231 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: In the dark / Robert Hichens --
The black cap / Walter Emanuel --
The recruit / John Galsworthy --
The inward radiance / Edmund Gosse --
Miss Bittern's coronation / Ellen Thornycroft Fowler --
The copper mystery / Eden Phillpotts --
Abs and his wife / J.E. Patterson --
The land ironclads / H.G. Wells --
We that look on / Austin Dobson --
Shakespeare and the Germans / G.K. Chesterton --
Smoke rings / Anthony Hope --
I heard the desert calling / Gilbert Parker --
Thoughts in a garden / Arnold White --
Prayer in time of war / Mrs. E. Nesbit --
The search / Beatrice Harraden --
Like souls immortal / W.L. Courtney --
Two little fables / Barry Pain --
Joan attends a first-night performance / Keble Howard --
The dreaming knight / A.C. Benson --
A Belgian lady, seen in the Strand / Guy Thorne --
Prayer / Evelyn Underhill --
The blind / T.P. O'Connor --
At the crisis of life / Sir Laurence Gomme --
Because they seeing, see not / A. Burfield --
Travelers / A. St. John Adcock --
The kingdom of the blind / Charles Marriott --
Two sonnets / John Milton.
Responsibility: edited by George Goodchild.

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Anthology of prose and poetry by authors including John Milton, John Galsworthy, Edmund Gosse and G.K. Chesterton, set against the background of the World War I. Some of the stories also concern blindness.

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