Melancholy

Scope and Content

First line: The rain and wind, the rain and wind raved endlessly.

Written in Steep.

Poem 67 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 193.

Drafts:

(1) Typescript once owned by Mary Elizabeth Thomas (Thomas' mother)

(2) British Library (Add MS. 44990)

(3) Green notebook in the possession of Edward Cawston Thomas (Thomas' grandson)

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

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.192 for variant drafts.