Two papers, each containing a fair copy by Edmund Blunden of one of his poems: 'Portrait of a colonel' and 'The passer-by'.
Manuscripts of two poems by Edmund Charles Blunden
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Two poems by Edmund Blunden.
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Both poems were published in Retreat (London, 1928), with 'Portrait of a colonel' renamed 'On the portrait of a colonel'.