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Strange meetings

Anglo-German literary encounters from 1910 to 1960
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Catholic University of America Press , Washington, D.C
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism, National characteristics, German, in literature, English literature -- German influences, Other (Philosophy) in literature, Germany -- In literature, Germany -- Foreign public opinion, Br
StatementPeter Edgerly Firchow.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR830.G36 F57 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16488692M
ISBN 139780813215334
LC Control Number2008004213

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We're thinking this is the kind or horrifying scenario that only a World War I. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Monro, Harold, Strange meetings.

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We are offering STRANGE MEETINGS, A BOOK OF POEMS By Harold Monro; The Poetry Bookshop. London. This book is hard-bound in gilt stamped dark gray paper covered boards. There is some rubbing to the corners and spine-ends.

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Holt: Laurel Books, (OCoLC) Online version: Monro, Harold, Strange Meeting. Susan Hill. David R. Godine Publisher, - Fiction - pages. 3 Reviews. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review. User Review - Flag as inappropriate. Not a bad book at all - had to study this in English Literature as an AS level.

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A heart-rending tale of friendship in wartime that deserves a place on the shelf beside the great books of wartime literature. The trenches of the Western Front are Free shipping over $/5(1). "Strange Meeting" is a poem by Wilfred Owen. It deals with the atrocities of World War I.

The poem was written sometime in and was published in after Owen's death. The poem is narrated by a soldier who goes to the underworld to escape the hell of the battlefield and there he meets the enemy soldier he killed the day before.

‘Strange Meeting’ was written in early Owen got the title of his poem from Percy Shelley, whose The Revolt of Islam contains the lines. And one whose spear had pierced me, leaned beside, With quivering lips and humid eyes;—and all Seemed like some bothers on a journey wide Gone forth, whom now strange meeting did befall In a strange.

An unusual and moving account of the lives and work of the poets of the Great War, Strange Meetings provides a highly original account of the War Poets ofwritten through a series of actual encounters, or near-encounters, from Siegfried Sassoon's first, blushing meeting with Rupert Brooke over kidneys and bacon at Eddie Marsh's breakfasts before the war, through famous.

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Strange Meeting poem by Wilfred Owen.

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It seemed that out of the battle I escapedDown some profound dull tunnel long since scoopedThrough granites which Titanic wars had groined. PageAuthor: Wilfred Owen.

Strange meetings, a book of poems by Monro, Harold, Publication date Publisher London: The Poetry bookshop Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Spec. Coll. copy: Dark grey paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Purchase, Brunswick Press, Pages: About the author Susan Hill is a singular figure in the world of English letters.

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Published two years after his death in battle, Wilfred Owen wrote “Strange Meeting” based upon his own war traumas.

In this poem, Owen encounters in hell a soldier he killed. Building upon his earlier book The Death of the German Cousin (), renowned author Peter Edgerly Firchow focuses Strange Meetings on major modern British writers from Eliot to Auden and explores the development of British conceptions and misconceptions of Germany and Germans from to Cited by: 4.

Strange Meetings provides a highly original account of the War Poets ofwritten through a series of actual encounters, or near-encounters, from Siegfried Sassoon's first, blushing meeting with Rupert Brooke over kidneys and bacon at Eddie Marsh's breakfasts before the war, through famous moments like Sassoon's encouragement of Wilfred Owen when both were in hospital, on to /5(6).Strange Meeting Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on Strange Meeting.

Strange Meetings: The Poets Of The Great War by Harry Ricketts Blunden was an old man and half a century had passed since the Armistice ended the War To End All Wars.