[TPR-0025] The Picket Guard by Ethyl Lynn Beers

Published September 5, 2022 2 Views

Probably the most famous Victorian poem by Ethyl Lynn Beers, The Picket Guard was originally published in Harper's Weekly in 1861. In 1863, the poem was turned into a song by John Hill Hewitt. This may have inspired the title of the English translation of "All Quiet on the Western Front."

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The Picket Guard
by Ethyl Lynn Beers

published in All Quiet Along The Potomac, and other poems, page 13
by Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1879

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