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Blunden, Edmund 1896-1974

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Collected poems by Wilfred Owen( Book )

67 editions published between 1963 and 1977 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduced by a discussion of Owen's poetry and early life, this edition includes youthful and minor verses and the war poems based on manuscripts in the British Museum
Shelley, a life story by Edmund Blunden( Book )

54 editions published between 1930 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Hardy by Edmund Blunden( Book )

69 editions published between 1941 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Keats by Edmund Blunden( Book )

99 editions published between 1050 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War poets, 1914-1918 by Edmund Blunden( Book )

40 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Lamb and his contemporaries by Edmund Blunden( Book )

40 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undertones of war by Edmund Blunden( Book )

101 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Undertones of War, one of the finest autobiographies to come out of World War I, the acclaimed poet Edmund Blunden records his devastating experiences in combat. After enlisting at the age of twenty, he took part in the disastrous battles at the Somme, Ypres, and Passchendaele, describing them as "murder, not only to the troops but to their singing faiths and hopes." All the horrors of trench warfare, all the absurdity and feeble attempts to make sense of the fighting, all the strangeness of observing war as a writer-- of being simultaneously soldier and poet-- pervade Blunden's memoir. In steely-eyed prose as richly allusive as any poetry, he tells of the endurance and despair found among the men of his battalion, including the harrowing acts of bravery that won him the Military Cross
Nature in English literature by Edmund Blunden( Book )

38 editions published between 1929 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Lamb by Edmund Blunden( Book )

36 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen( Book )

88 editions published between 1931 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains all of Owen''s best known work, only four of which were published in his lifetime. His war poems were based on his acute observations of the soldiers with whom he served on the Western front, and reflect the horror and waste of World War One
Votive tablets; studies chiefly appreciative of English authors and books by Edmund Blunden( Book )

29 editions published between 1929 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund Blunden: a selection of his poetry and prose by Edmund Blunden( Book )

21 editions published between 1950 and 1990 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leigh Hunt; a biography by Edmund Blunden( Book )

24 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mind's eye; essays by Edmund Blunden( Book )

25 editions published between 1934 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleridge : studies by several hands on the hundredth anniversary of his death by Edmund Blunden( Book )

36 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the poems of Henry Vaughan; characteristics and intimations by Edmund Blunden( Book )

35 editions published between 1927 and 1992 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fall in, ghosts : selected war prose by Edmund Blunden( )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund Blunden (1896-1974) moved among the ghosts of the Great War every day of his long life, having survived the battles of Ypres and the Somme. His classic prose memoir, Undertones of War, and his early edition of Wilfred Owen's poems were just two examples of the ways in which he sought to convey his war experience, and to keep faith with his comrades in arms. His poetry is suffused by this experience, and he was haunted by it throughout his writing life, as the men with whom he had served gradually joined the ranks of the departed. This selection of Blunden's prose about the First World War
Wayside poems of the early eighteenth century by Edmund Blunden( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shelley and Keats as they struck their contemporaries; notes partly from manuscript sources by Edmund Blunden( Book )

24 editions published between 1925 and 1978 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Undertones of warNature in English literatureUndertones of warCollected songs : 44 songs, including 7 cycles or setsEdmund BlundenSelected poems
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Blunden, E. 1896-1974

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Blunden, E. C. (Edmund Charles), 1896-1974

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エドマンド・ブランデン

ブランデン, E.

ブランデン, エドマンド

埃德蒙·布伦登 英国诗人、作家与文学批评家

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