The Muse in Arms by E.B. Osborn; Robert Graves; Rupert Brooke & Co 1st 1917
London: John Murray (1917). A rare UK first edition with the dust wrapper. This copy is in very good condition. The wrapper has some loss to the spine ends and corners and a couple of pin prick holes of loss to the spine. That said the majority of the wrapper has been preverved. The book is in nice condition. It has a previous owner’s inscription to the half title page.
A comprehensive anthology of the country’s soldier poets, that it says had written most of the contents of this book on the front line. Poets include Herbert Asquith, Rupert Brooke, Julian Grenfell, Ivor Gurney, Robert Nichols, Max Plowman, Siegfried Sassoon and Robert Graves.