A Book of Broadsheets (Routledge Revivals): With an Introduction by Geoffrey Dawson, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

A Book of Broadsheets (Routledge Revivals)

With an Introduction by Geoffrey Dawson, 1st Edition

By Various

Routledge

320 pages

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Hardback: 9781138901360
pub: 2015-02-13
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This book, together with A Second Book of Broadsheets makes up an anthology of the 1915 broadsheets distributed by The Times to members of H.M. Forces serving in the trenches of World War I. The volume contains a wide variety of rich literature from before the war and was designed to give soldiers entertainment. It includes extracts from the works of Thomas Hardy, Rudyard Kipling, William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth and Charles Dickens.

About the Series

Routledge Revivals: A Book of Broadsheets

This series reissues two volumes entitled A Book of Broadsheets and A Second Book of Broadsheets, both with introductions by Geoffrey Dawson, a former editor of The Times.

Together, the books make up an anthology of the 1915 broadsheets distributed by The Times to members of H.M. Forces serving in the trenches of World War I. The volumes contain a wide variety of rich literature form before the war.

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LITERARY CRITICISM / General