Insert to 'Undertones of War'

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Note in Edmund Blunden's hand inserted into a first edition of 'Undertones of War' (1928). The volume was written, apart from the help of a few maps, entirely from memory while Blunden was teaching in Tokyo between 1924 and 1927. The note is dated November 1964, when Edmund was discussing preparing a new expanded edition. He laments the fact that there is 'very little about some of the districts known to the 11th Royal Sussex',...