September 2021 Academic & Specialist Princeton University Press

Dweller in Shadows: A Life of Ivor Gurney Kate Kennedy

Hardback (B315) | Oct 2021 | Princeton University Press | 9780691212784 | 512pp | 235x156mm | RFB | AUD$62.99, NZD$74.99

The first comprehensive biography of an extraordinary English poet and composer whose life was haunted by fighting in the First World War and, later, confinement in a mental asylum Ivor Gurney (1890-1937) wrote some of the most anthologized poems of the First World War and composed some of the greatest works in the English song repertoire, such