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A comparison of some French and English literary responses to the 1914-1918 War

@inproceedings{Kerr1978ACO,
  title={A comparison of some French and English literary responses to the 1914-1918 War},
  author={D. Kerr},
  year={1978}
}
This thesis proposes a comparative study of some imaginative responses to the Great War in English and French writing. The principal works discussed range from Peguy's anticipation of the war in his poem Eve (1913) to David Jones's recreative memory of it in his poem In Parenthesis (1937). The survey is limited to British and French works, and does not include American and colonial contributions, or the war-writings of other combatant countries.. The thesis examines the various ways in… Expand
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