The Green Roads

Scope and Content

First line: The green roads that end in the forest.

Written at Hare Hall Camp, Gidea Park, Romford.

Poem 128 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 343.

Drafts:

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

(2) Blue notebook in the Thomas family's possession

(3) Manuscript poem given by Eleanor Farjeon to Rowland L. Watson

First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.342 for variant drafts.