Thaw

Scope and Content

First line: Over the land freckled with snow half-thawed.

Written 'going home'.

Poem 105 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 289.

Drafts:

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

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

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

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.288 for variant drafts.

A musical score is at 424/2/151/11F.