For these [Prayer]

Scope and Content

First line: An acre of land between the shore and the hills.

Written in Steep.

Poem 85 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 239.

Drafts:

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

(2) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands

First published in An Annual of New Poetry (1917).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.238 for variant drafts.