Two Houses

Scope and Content

First line: Between a sunny bank and the sun.

Written in London.

Poem 87 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 243.

Drafts:

(1) Typescript once owned by Mary Elizabeth Thomas (Thomas' mother)

(2) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)

(3) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands. (3) is a fair copy made on the same typewriter as (1), which has more typing errors.

First published in Last Poems (1918).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.242 for variant drafts.