Book submission: Poetical Works of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

Title: Poetical Works of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Author: Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Publication date: London, 1914
Library: NC State University
Call number: PR4149 B8
Submitted by: Allison DeVille
Inscribed with a name and date
Lucy Martin (?) Donnilly (?)
London, July 1931 , and a quote from Blunt’s poem St. Valentine’s Day: “For it I rode/My horse a thing of wings, myself a God”.

Certain lines are marked with an “x”
The reader makes note of which poems were omitted in an 1882 edition.

She provides contextual information that the sonnets “Youth and Knowledge” and “Le Roi Est Mort Vive Le Roi” include the reader’s notes that they were written for Lady Margaret Sackville when she was 15 years old.

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