Rupert Brooke and Wilfred Owen: Selected Poems (Phoenix Poetry)

Rupert Brooke and Wilfred Owen: Selected Poems (Phoenix Poetry)

by Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, George Walter, Phoenix Press Staff
     
 

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Move him into the sun
Gently its touch awoke him once,
At home, whispering of fields unsown,
Always it woke him, even in France...
—From Wilfred Owen's Futility

Here are the unforgettable works of two British poets who chronicled The Great War, but never lived to see its end. Although some of Brooke's

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Move him into the sun
Gently its touch awoke him once,
At home, whispering of fields unsown,
Always it woke him, even in France...
—From Wilfred Owen's Futility

Here are the unforgettable works of two British poets who chronicled The Great War, but never lived to see its end. Although some of Brooke's verses come from an earlier, happier time, the most powerful poems convey the tragedy of warfare, including Brooke's 1914: The Soldier and Owen's Anthem for Doomed Youth and The Sentry.

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ISBN-13:
9780753816547
Publisher:
Orion Publishing Group, Limited
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Series:
Phoenix Poetry Series
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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