Manuscripts of two poems by Edmund Charles Blunden

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two papers, each containing a fair copy by Edmund Blunden of one of his poems: 'Portrait of a colonel' and 'The passer-by'.

Administrative / Biographical History

Two poems by Edmund Blunden.

Conditions Governing Access

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Bibliography

Both poems were published in Retreat (London, 1928), with 'Portrait of a colonel' renamed 'On the portrait of a colonel'.