The Owl

Scope and Content

First line: Downhill I came, hungry, and yet not starved.

Written in Steep.

Poem 39 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 119.

Drafts:

(1) British Library (Add MSS. 44990)

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

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.118 for variant drafts.