The Volunteer / The Farm

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Ivor Gurney's copy of 'War's Embers', published Sidgwick and Jackson in May 1919. The inside cover is inscribed 'April 1925 / Ivor Gurney's markings'. The copy has pen annotations in Gurney's hand indicating where each poem was written. Gurney notes that 'The Volunteer' was written in Edinburgh, and 'The Farm' in Hertford.