Goodbye to All That (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series)

Goodbye to All That (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series)

Product Type: Bargain Books


List price: $25.00 | Save 66%

Available: 4


copies bought in the last week

Good-bye to All That was published a decade after the end of the first World War, as the poet and novelist Robert Graves was preparing to leave England for good. The memoir documents not only his own personal experience, as a patriotic young officer, of the horrors and disillusionment of battle, but also the wider loss of innocence the Great War brought about. By the time of his writing, a way of life had ended, and England and the modern world would never be the same. In Graves's portrayal of the dehumanizing misery of the trenches, his grief over lost friends, and the surreal absurdity of government bureaucracy, Graves uses broad comedy to make the most serious points about life and death.

ISBN: 9781101907986

Published Date: Currently Unavailable

Publisher: Penguin Random House Company

Language: English

Page Count: 408

Size: 8.37" l x 5.27" w x 0.99" h