The Silent One

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Manuscript in ink in Ivor Gurney's hand. This poem was found in notebook GA 45457 labelled 'Best Poems'. Manuscript in ink in Ivor Gurney's hand. This poem was found in notebook GA 45457 labelled 'Best Poems'. Included in the Edmund Blunden edition of Ivor Gurney's poems published in 1954, Leonard Clark's edition published in 1973, and P.J. Kavanagh's 'Ivor Gurney: Collected Poems' (2004).