Billy's Letters from Flanders

By: A Sunny Subaltern (William Gray)

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 175 pp. Third impression, December, 1916. A very immediate look at a Canadian soldier's life in World War I. These letters were written to and published by Billy's mother. The letters cover a period of time from November 1915 to August 1916; book ends with a moving "Moriturus Te Salutat", to the memory of a fallen comrade referred to only as McCarthy. Brown paper-covered boards with brown cloth spine, gilt spine lettering, brown lettering on front board. Text block is foxed, former owner's name on front free endpaper; binding is solid, text is otherwise clean.

Title: Billy's Letters from Flanders

Author Name: A Sunny Subaltern (William Gray)

Categories: War & Militarism,

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart.: 1916

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 25373

Keywords: World War I; Letters; Canada;