The Cuckoo

Scope and Content

First line: That's the cuckoo, you say. I cannot hear it.

Written in Steep.

Poem 25 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 81.

Drafts:

(1) British Library (Add MSS. 44990)

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

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.80 for variant drafts.