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|Author||Gurney, Ivor (1890-1937)|
|Notes||Manuscript in pen in Ivor Gurney's hand. At least 4 versions of the poem survive, including separate drafts published in Edmund Blunden's and Leonard Clark's editions of Gurney's poems in 1954 and 1973 respectively, and one from the green mottled manuscript exercise book 64.4, published in P.J. Kavanagh's 'Ivor Gurney: Collected Poems' (2004). From a pink mottled hard-cover exercise book. The inside front cover is inscribed 'Music to Miss C. Rogers...Poetry to Professor Saintsbury / Bath'. The inside back cover is inscribed 'Instead of a home / I require death'.|
|Item Date||1920 - 1922|
|Collection ID||Papers of Ivor Gurney 64.1.13r|
|Repository name||The Ivor Gurney Archive|
|Repository address||Gloucestershire Archives|
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