A Tribute to the Honourable Edward Wyndham Tennant, Lieutenant, 4th Battalion Grenadier Guards, 1897–1916
First edition. Paperback, 22 × 15.5cm, 59pp.
A brief biography of poet Edward Wyndham Tennant, known to friends and family as Bim, and son of Edward Tennant (later Lord Glenconner) and Pamela Wyndham, later Viscountess Grey of Fallodon). The book records his childhood but concentrates mostly on his army career in the First World War in France and leading to his death at the Battle of the Somme in September 1916. The book contains examples of his poetry, a brief bibliography and is illustrated with photographs.
This copy is in very good condition.