I Saw French Once

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'. Published in 'The London Mercury' in 1933. Included in the Edmund Blunden edition of Ivor Gurney's poems published in 1954 and Leonard Clark's edition published in 1973. Also included in the Appendix of P.J. Kavanagh's 'Ivor Gurney: Collected Poems' (2004).