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Severn & Somme

Ivor Gurney

Severn & Somme

by Ivor Gurney

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ivor Gurney.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69, [3] p. (p. [2-3] at end advertisements)
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20318901M

    Gurney began writing poetry in earnest during World War I, sending pages to England to be typed by Scott. Gurney’s first collection of poetry, Severn and Somme (), reflects his war experiences and love of the Gloucester countryside, as does his second volume War’s Embers (). Gurney’s later poetry continues to treat these themes.   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Ivor Gurney books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    He was in the midst of writing the poems for what would become his first book Severn and Somme when he was wounded in the shoulder in April He recovered and returned to battle, still working on his book and composing music including the songs In Flanders and By A Bierside. Much of Gurney's war poetry is contained in Severn and Somme (), and War's Embers () – the much anthologized "To His Love" coming from the latter. The poem " The Silent One " comes from poems written between

    Ivor Bertie Gurney (28 August – 26 December ) was an English composer and poet. Born at 3 Queen Street, Gloucester in , the second of four surviving children of David Gurney, a tailor, and his wife Florence, a seamstress, Gurney showed musical ability early. He sang as a chorister at Gloucester Cathedral, from to , when he became an articled pupil of Dr Herbert Brewer.   Peter Hart's Somme Success narrates the role of air warfare throughout the Battle of the Somme, using personal accounts by both the Royal Flying Corps and the German Air strikes a good balance between the voices of those who were there and his own historical analysis of their impact which makes it both an enjoyable narrative read and an interesting assessment on the strength .


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The publisher's original red cloth with a title label on the spine. Two pages of. This volume includes Gurney's early small volumes of verse, "Severn and Somme" () and "War's Embers" (). Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd ISBN: Number of pages: Weight: g Dimensions: x x 15 mm Edition: New edition.

Severn & Somme by Ivor Gurney,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Severn and Somme. Author: Gurney, Ivor () Notes: A copy of the second edition (March ) of Ivor Gurney's collection 'Severn and Somme', first published in November by Sidgwick and Jackson, owned by Gurney and annotated and corrected by him some time afterprobably in April Includes an inscription by Gurney.

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Published Ivor Gurney is one of the most well known poets of World War One. He served with the 2nd/5th Gloucesters. The book is freely available at Key Web Site: Soldiers of Gloucestershire. 2/4th Bn Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buy Severn and Somme New edition by Gurney, Ivor (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3. During the time he spent in France, his poetic gift revealed itself and his first book of poems, Severn and Somme, was published in the autumn of After his discharge from the Army, he returned to London to resume his music studies.

His second book of poems, War’s Embers, was published in Buy Severn & Somme by Ivor Gurney from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic s: 2. Farrar-Hockley's The Somme Gary Sheffield's The Somme Both short(ish), competent accounts of the battle.

William Philpott's book on the Somme, whose title escapes me, but I am pretty sure it is 'Bloody Victory' - one of the few accounts to give the French contribution a suitable weighting.

Selections from Severn and Somme Ivor Gurney audiobook ivor gurney severn and somme ivor gurney poems ivor gurney sleep poetry on life poetry in. Maltman and Middleton cast their net wide presenting the whole of martyred life – from Severn to the Somme. However, as Maltman notes in his liner notes, The Soldier is far more than a sad reflection; it is a programming idea which dates back to his student days at the Royal Academy and a competition which he entered with a short Gurney.

to the Somme battle0ield sinceso one was overdue. The title Severn & Somme was chosen, being the name of a collection of poems by Ivor Gurney and a relection that, by and large, the places visited and actions considered would all have some link with the county, Gloucestershire Regiment, a branch.

The Soldier - From Severn to Somme Christopher Maltman (baritone) & Joseph Middleton (piano) Maltman’s baritone is impressive and authoritative, and he’s a sensitive, natural communicator who brings a directness to the songs’ many emotions.

Severn & Somme. First edition, first impression, of the author's first book, scarce in commerce. This is one of only two works published in Gurney's lifetime, this collection inspired by the poet's beloved Gloucestershire and written in large part while he was serving as a private with the 2nd/5th Gloucesters from May Wounded and gassed in September during the third battle of Ypres.A copy of the second edition (March ) of Ivor Gurney's collection 'Severn and Somme', first published in November by Sidgwick and Jackson, owned by Gurney and annotated and corrected by him some time afterprobably in April This volume includes Gurney's early small volumes of verse, "Severn and Somme" () and "War's Embers" ().

Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd ISBN: Number of pages: Weight: g Dimensions: x x 15 mm Edition: New edition.