The Survivor Comes Home

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
On a pencil manuscript of the poem held in Buffalo, NY, Graves wrote that this poem was drafted when he was feeling particularly low and disturbed by his experience of the front line. Part of a Typescript of 'The Patchwork Flag', which included 38 examples of war and children's verses, with Robert Graves' manuscript corrections. Compiled with Nancy Nicholson. Sent also to Edward Marsh. Contains one two-sided leaf of a manuscript comments by Siegfried Sassoon,...