In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

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John McCrae


In Flanders Fields

And Other Poems


By

Lieut.-Col. John McCrae. M.D.

With

An Essay in Character

by

Sir Andrew Macphail


Illustrated


G. P. Putnam's Sons

New York and London

The Knickerbocker Press

1919


Copyright, 1919
BY

G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS


The Knickerbocker Press, New York


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Facsimile of an autograph copy of the poem "In Flanders Fields"

This was probably written from memory as "grow" is used in place of "blow" in the first line


Note of Acknowledgment

Acknowledgment and thanks are due to the following for permission to use poems: Toronto Varsity; Canadian Magazine; Massey's Magazine; Westminster; Toronto Globe; The University Magazine; Punch; and The Spectator.

The reproduction of the autograph poem is from a copy belonging to Carleton Noyes, Esq., of Cambridge, Mass., who kindly permitted its use.


Contents

PAGE

In Flanders Fields3
Punch, 1915
The Anxious Dead4
The Spectator, 1917
The Warrior6
University Magazine, 1907
Isandlwana7
University Magazine, 1910
The Unconquered Dead9
University Magazine, 1906
The Captain11
University Magazine, 1913
The Song of the Derelict14
Canadian Magazine, 1898
Quebec16
University Magazine, 1908
Then and Now17
Massey's Magazine, 1896
Unsolved18
Canadian Magazine, 1895
The Hope of My Heart19
Varsity, 1894
Penance20
Canadian Magazine, 1896
Slumber Songs22
Canadian Magazine, 1897
The Oldest Drama24
University Magazine, 1907
Recompense25
Canadian Magazine, 1896
Mine Host26
The Westminster, 1897
Equality27
The Westminster, 1898
Anarchy28
Massey's Magazine, 1897
Disarmament29
Toronto Globe, 1899
The Dead Master30
University Magazine, 1913
The Harvest of the Sea31
The Westminster, 1898
The Dying of Père Pierre32
University Magazine, 1895
Eventide34
Canadian Magazine, 1895
Upon Watts' Picture "Sic Transit"36
University Magazine, 1904
A Song of Comfort38
Varsity, 1894
The Pilgrims40
University Magazine, 1905
The Shadow of the Cross42
Varsity, 1894
The Night Cometh44
University Magazine, 1913
In Due Season45
The Westminster, 1897
John McCrae47
An Essay in Character by Sir Andrew Macphail


Illustrations

PAGE

John McCraeFrontispiece
Facsimile of an Autograph Copy of the Poem "In Flanders Fields"ii
Facsimile of a Sketch by John McCrae in the Back of a Card76
John McCrae and Bonneau104