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by P. J. Kavanagh,Ivor Gurney


Collected Poems: Ivor Gurney epub

ISBN: 1857547098

ISBN13: 978-1857547092

Author: P. J. Kavanagh,Ivor Gurney

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: Poetry

Language: English

Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd.; New edition (October 1, 2010)

Pages: 460 pages

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Ivor Bertie Gurney (28 August 1890 – 26 December 1937) was an English poet and composer, particularly of songs. He was born and raised in Gloucester. He suffered from manic depression through much of his life. Ivor Gurney was born at 3 Queen Street,.

Ivor Bertie Gurney (28 August 1890 – 26 December 1937) was an English poet and composer, particularly of songs. Ivor Gurney was born at 3 Queen Street, Gloucester, in 1890, as the second of four surviving children of David Gurney, a tailor, and his wife Florence, a seamstress.

Browse through Ivor Gurney's poems and quotes. Born at 3 Queen Street, Gloucester in 1890, Gurney sang as a chorister at Gloucester Cathedral, from 1900 to 1906, when he became an articled pupil of Dr Herbert Brewer at the cathedral. 112 poems of Ivor Gurney. Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams, Annabel Lee. Ivor Bertie Gurney (28 August 1890 - 26 December 1937) was an English composer and war poet. During this time he met composer Herbert Howells, also a pupil of Brewer, and, in 1908, he met the future.

Collected Poems book. His experiences in the First World War, his love of his native Gloucestershire countryside were sources of a unique poetic voice: Vigorous, lyrical and passionate.

His experiences in the First World War and his love of his native Gloucestershire countryside were sources of a unique poetic voice: vigorous, lyrical and passionate.

Poet and composer Ivor Bertie Gurney was born in Gloucester, England. Though his father was a tailor, Gurney’s godfather was Alfred Hunter Cheesman, a local vicar and bachelor who encouraged him in his artistic and creative pursuits. Gurney read widely in Cheesman’s library and eventually won a scholarship to the Royal College of Music, though his studies were interrupted by the outbreak of World War I. Initially rejected by the army for poor eyesight, Gurney joined the 2nd/5th Gloucesters in 1917 and served in France. He was twice wounded, the second time by gas.

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Personal Name: Gurney, Ivor, 1890-1937. Publication, Distribution, et. Oxford Personal Name: Kavanagh, P. J. (Patrick Joseph), 1931-. Download now Collected poems of Ivor Gurney. Oxford. Oxford University Press, (c)1982. Personal Name: Kavanagh, P. Download PDF book format. Download DOC book format. book below: (C) 2016-2018 All rights are reserved by their owners.

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Ivor Bertie Gurney came into this world in Gloucester, England, August 28th 1890 to a father, David who worked as a tailor and mother Florence, a seamstress

Ivor Bertie Gurney came into this world in Gloucester, England, August 28th 1890 to a father, David who worked as a tailor and mother Florence, a seamstress. Mental illness would come to affect Gurney severely in the last years of his life. Gurney took a post as a choirboy at Gloucester Cathedral from the age of ten to sixteen and studied under Dr Herbert Brewer.

Ivor Bertie Gurney (28 August 1890 - 26 December 1937) was an English poet and composer. Born at 7 Queen Street, Gloucester, the second of four children of David Gurney, a tailor, and his wife Florence, a seamstress, Gurney showed musical ability early. He sang as a chorister at Gloucester Cathedral, from 1900 to 1906, when he became an articled pupil of Dr Herbert Brewer at the cathedral, where he met fellow composer Herbert Howells who became a life-long friend.

Celebrating one of the most original poets of the early 20th century, this compilation features the work of England’s Ivor Gurney. Gurney’s verse—describing his experiences in World War I and his love of his native Gloucestershire’s countryside—underscores his vigorous, lyrical, and passionate poetic voice. Revised and updated, this new edition retains this war poet’s eye for detail and musical ear—one that combines traditional rhythms with the unpredictable.