Good-night

Scope and Content

First line: The skylarks are far behind that sang over the down.

Written in Steep.

Poem 42 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 125.

Drafts:

(1) British Library (Add MSS. 44990)

(2) Typescript sent to Harry Hooton, bought by Norman Colbeck, now in the Colbeck Collection, University of British Columbia

First published in Last Poems (1918).

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See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.124 for variant drafts.