They all hate Joe, by Charles Larcom Graves

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A poem on the pro-Boers' antipathy to Joseph Chamberlain during the South African War, 1899-1902 ("With apologies to the author of "They all love Jack"").

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Larcom Graves (1856-1944) was an Oxford graduate, author, and political satirist, especially as a member of the editorial staff of The Spectator and Punch. For fuller details of his career see Who Was Who, vol.4, 1941-1950.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

From the library of Lord Brotherton


In English