This book presents a brief, yet comprehensive biography of Wilfred Owen, placing his work in the cultural and historical context of the early twentieth century. Owen is now perceived to be a permanent part of our consciousness of the First World War, and this text provides a necessary revision of this great poet and his background in such light. The first few chapters provide important biographical information on Owen, considering his life both before enlisting and during the war. They discuss crucial aspects to ...

A Preface to Wilfred Owen 1999, Addison Wesley Publishing Company, Harlow

ISBN-13: 9780582276529

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A Preface to Wilfred Owen 1999, Pearson, London

ISBN-13: 9780582276512