They all hate Joe, by Charles Larcom Graves

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Brotherton Collection MS 19c Graves
  • Dates of Creation
      ca. 1900
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  • Physical Description
      3 ff., holograph manuscript, interleaved and bound in 1 folio volume Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine as follows: C.L. GRAVES. - THEY ALL HATE JOE.

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.

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