Counter-Attack and Other Poems
Sassoon, Siegfried

New York, NY: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1918. F viii + 64 pages; with an introduction by Robert Nichols; WWI poetry by the British writer Siegfried Loraine Sassoon (1886 - 1967) "...in The Old Huntsman (1917) and Counter Attack (1918) Sassoon's savagely realistic and compassionate war poems had established his stature as a fully-fledged poet, and despite all his later prose and verse, and his growing aversion to the label, it was mainly as a war poet that he was regarded for the rest of his life..." (Rupert Hart-Davis in the ODNB); bound in the original brown paper covered boards, paper title label on front cover; some edge, tips wear to binding & label, first few leaves roughly opened at bottom edge; in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 24141)

$45.00

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