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Edward Shanks

a.k.a. Edward Richard Buxton Shanks

Author Code: EERS

Born: Jun. 11, 1892 - London, England

Died: May 4, 1953 - London, England

Educated at Merchant Taylor's School and Trinity College, Cambridge, Shanks entered the army at the outbreak of World War I and served in France. He was wounded and invalided out in 1915. He was one of the minor poets of the war and published Songs in 1915. In 1920, he published The People of the Ruins a science fiction work which was well-received. He worked as a literary reviewer at the London Mercury during the 1920's. He was a journalist and critic for the Evening Standard during the 1930's. In 1936, he published the novel Old King Cole, which had moderate success. His other works include Queen of China and Other Poems (1919), Bernard Shaw (1924), Fairy Hill (1931), Queer Street (1932), Enchanted Village (1933), Tom Tiddler's Ground (1934), The Dark Green Circle (1936), Edgar Allan Poe (1937), My England (1938) and Elizabeth Goes Home (1942).

eBook Code Title/Sub-Title Pub. Yr Pages File Size Type Download Format Find Printed Copy
EERS003 The Island of Youth and Other Poems
  Boats at Night
  Chorus from a Tragedy
  Constantinople
  The Dancer
  Dover's Hill
  The Emigration
  The End
  The Glade
  The Harbour
  A Hollow Elm
  In Another Country
  The Island of Youth
  Memory
  Morning on the Hill
  The Nightjars
  The Rock Pool
  The Shadow
  The Sky at Campden
  Sonnet
  Stanzas Written in Dejection
  The Swimmers
  To the Unknown Light
  To the Unknown Voice
1921 53 212k eBook Download PDF - 'The Island of Youth and Other Poems' (EERS003)   Download ePub - 'The Island of Youth and Other Poems' (EERS003) Find a printed copy of The Island of Youth and Other Poems by Edward Shanks at AbeBooks
EERS001 The People of the Ruins 1920 127 630k eBook Download PDF - 'The People of the Ruins' (EERS001)   Download ePub - 'The People of the Ruins' (EERS001) Find a printed copy of The People of the Ruins by Edward Shanks at AbeBooks
EERS002 Poems
  Apology
  Bramber
  The Cup
  The Dead Poet
  Fear in the Night
  The Golden Moment
  Half Hope
  The Holiday
  The Idyll
  At a Lecture
  Love in the Open Air
  Love's Close
  Meadow and Orchard
  Midwinter Madness
  The Morning Sun
  A New Song About the Sea
  Now Would I Be
  Ode on Beauty
  An Old Song
  Persuasion
  The Pool
  The Pursuit of Daphne
  Recollection
  A Rhymeless Song
  Song for An Unwritten Play
  Song in Time of Waiting
  Sonnets on Separation
  The Vision in the Wood
  Walking at Night
  The Weed
  Who Thinks That He Possesses
  The Winter Soldier
1916 43 192k eBook Download PDF - 'Poems' (EERS002)   Download ePub - 'Poems' (EERS002) Find a printed copy of Poems by Edward Shanks at AbeBooks
EERS004 The Queen of China and Other Poems
  Ballad
  The Cataclysm
  Clouds
  Cold
  The Complaints
  Continuity
  The Debt
  A Dialogue
  Elegy
  Fete Galante; the Triumph of Love
  The Fields Are Full
  The Fireless Town
  The Flowering Trees
  For Remembrance
  The Glow-worm
  The Halt
  Hymn to Desire
  In Absence
  Invitation
  Just That Half-hour
  The King's Dancer
  Lady Godiva
  Meditation in June, 1917
  Mid-Winter
  A Night-Piece
  On Holmbury Hill
  The Only Begetter
  Postscript to A Satire on Modern English Poetry
  The Queen of China [Play]
  The Return
  The Riddle
  Searchlights
  Shadows
  The Singer
  Song
  The Storm
  Waste
  Who Knows How Beauty Springs
  The Wild Goose Chase
  The Wish
1919 122 337k eBook Download PDF - 'The Queen of China and Other Poems' (EERS004)   Download ePub - 'The Queen of China and Other Poems' (EERS004) Find a printed copy of The Queen of China and Other Poems by Edward Shanks at AbeBooks

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