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56019: Letter: To Edward Marsh / It's a Queer Time

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posted on 2024-04-05, 18:42 authored by First World War Poetry Digital Archive Project Team

Offers Edward Marsh consolations over the death of his friend the poet Rupert Brooke / describes sleeping through a barrage but being awoken by a lark / includes the poem 'It's a Queer Time' / objections to new attachment system in the army, which has separated Robert Graves from his original battalion / apologises for the quality of the poetry and having sent it to Marsh / tells Marsh that he will be moving up the trenches closer to the German lines shortly..

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Identifier

3114.cpd | 2431.jpg | RGNYPLBERG1002u.jpg 2432.jpg | RGNYPLBERG1003u.jpg

Creator

Graves, Robert (1895-1985)

Date

22nd May 1915

Date Created

22/05/1915

Spatial

France

Source

Leaf

Medium

Paper

Format

Pen

Type

Letter | Letter Poem within letter

Pages

1, 2

Number of Pages

2

Contributor

Alisa Miller

Rights

The Berg Collection, New York Public Library / The Robert Graves Copyright Trust

Collection ID

The Berg Collection | The Berg Collection

Repository Name

New York Public Library

Repository Address

Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, New York, USA

Publisher

The First World War Poetry Digital Archive

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    The Robert Graves Collection

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