And We Go On. First Edition

By: BIRD, Will R.

Price: $400.00

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BIRD, Will R. And We Go On. Toronto : The Hunter-Rose Co., Limited, 1930. First Edition. Pp (2),3-343,(1). 8vo (132 x 192 mm), red cloth, black lettering to front & spine.

Tennyson, The Canadian Experience of the Great War : A Guide to Memoirs 258, Rhodenizer p.766, Watters p. 466, Laugher p.37.

William Richard Bird (b. May 11, 1891, East Mapleton, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia - d.January 28, 1984, Sackville, New Brunswick).

The dust-jacket [not present with this copy] adds : "A story of the War by a Private in the Canadian Black Watch; a Story Without Filth or Favor."

"This story is an effort to reveal a side of the war that has not been given much attention, the psychic effect it had on its participants." - from the Preface.

1. France and Vernon Crater;
2. I Shoot a German;
3. The German Officer;
4. Passchendale;
5. Thou Shalt Not Kill;
6. The Longest Trip;
7. In a German Trench;
8. Parvillers;
9. Jigsaw Wood;
10. The Student;
11. Raismes Forest;
12. And We Go On.

Rear inner hinge crack, very slight spine roll, some small blotches to cloth, else a very good, bright copy of a scarce item. 400.00

Title: And We Go On. First Edition

Author Name: BIRD, Will R.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Hunter-Rose, Toronto, 1930,: 1930

Seller ID: 58617

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA MILITARY WW1 LITERATURE PSYCHOLOGY CANADA CANADIAN WAR ARMY SOLDIERS,