March the 3rd

Scope and Content

First line: Here again (she said) is March the third. Written in Steep.

Poem 47 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 135.

Drafts:

(1) Typescript once owned by Eleanor Farjeon, corrected in her hand

(2) British Library (Add MS. 44990)

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

First published in Last Poems (1918).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.134 for variant drafts.