In 1913 - Mr. Alfred Joyce Kilmer ( born in 1886, New Jersey, United States of America);
wrote a poem, which was published in a book of collected verse in 1914.
Please visit this poem, through LINKAGE: " TREES "
The late Joyce Kilmer (as he was publically known ) died in France in 1918, in one of the last battles of World War 1.
In 1922, composer & musician Mr. Oscar Rasbach, set the poem to music and a number of musicians have played this composition, over the years since;
the likes of Jazz musician & composer - the late Duke Ellington.
Please visit " Trees " by the late Mr. Joyce Kilmer, through LINKAGE: