I have to thank the Editors of The Times Literary Supplement, The Harrovian, The New Stateman, The Cornhill, Punch, Tribune, Time and Tide, The Observer, Harper's Bazaar, Harlequin and The Saturday Book for permission to reprint these poems. Also I should like to thank Mr. John Sparrow for some sensitive and wise corrections to several of the poems.
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Publication information: Book title: A Few Late Chrysanthemums. Contributors: John Betjeman - Author. Publisher: Murray. Place of publication: London. Publication year: 1954. Page number: vii.