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The Diary of a Dead Officer

£140.00

Product description

The Diary of a Dead Officer, by Arthur Graeme West.

Published by George Allen & Unwin, presumed 1918.

Hardback book, used, in fair condition considering age. Some wear and ageing to cover, and tanning to pages.

'The Diary of a Dead Officer brings together the private papers of Arthur Graeme West. First published posthumously in 1917, it presents a scathing picture of army life, and West's poems, which make up the fifth section of the book, serve as a powerful protest against the futility of war. Born in September 1891, West was a quiet, effacing and unathletic youth with a passion for literature, who went on to become a keen Oxford scholar. When war broke out in 1914, it left him for some time untouched. '

Item details

Author(s):
Arthur Graeme West
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
96
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin
Title:
The Diary of a Dead Officer

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About this item

The Diary of a Dead Officer, by Arthur Graeme West.

Published by George Allen & Unwin, presumed 1918.

Hardback book, used, in fair condition considering age. Some wear and ageing to cover, and tanning to pages.

'The Diary of a Dead Officer brings together the private papers of Arthur Graeme West. First published posthumously in 1917, it presents a scathing picture of army life, and West's poems, which make up the fifth section of the book, serve as a powerful protest against the futility of war. Born in September 1891, West was a quiet, effacing and unathletic youth with a passion for literature, who went on to become a keen Oxford scholar. When war broke out in 1914, it left him for some time untouched. '

Author(s):
Arthur Graeme West
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
96
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin
Title:
The Diary of a Dead Officer

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