A Dream [Sonnet 1]

Scope and Content

First line: Over known fields with an old friend in dream.

Written in Steep.

Poem 81 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 229.

Drafts:

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

(2) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands

First published in Last Poems (1918).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.228 for variant drafts.