Prose & Poetry - The Muse in Arms - School and College
First published in London in November 1917 and reprinted in February 1918 The Muse in Arms comprised, in the words of editor E. B. Osborne:
"A collection of war poems, for the most part written in the field of action, by seamen, soldiers, and flying men who are serving, or have served, in the Great War".
Of the book's total of 131 poems this category - School and College - contains eight. Each can be accessed using the sidebar to the right. Each of the poems in School and College deal with aspects relating to school and college life.
Summarised below is a list of the poems available within this category:
- Charles Scott-Moncrieff - The Field of Honour
- J. M. Rose-Troup - Harrow's Honour
- Charles Hamilton Sorley - A Letter From the Trenches to a School Friend
- Charles Scott-Moncrieff - Domum
- William Noel Hodgson - Ave, Mater - atque Vale
- R. W. Sterling - Historic Oxford
- Dynely Hussey - An Oxford Retrospect: May 1915
- Alexander Robertson - A Dream of New College: to a College Comrade
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