Lob

Scope and Content

First line: At hawthorn-time in Wiltshire travelling.

Written in Steep.

Poem 56 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 159.

Drafts:

(1) British Library (Add MSS. 44990)

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

(3) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands, two versions

First published in Form, A Quarterly of the Arts, vol. 1, no. i (April 1916).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.158 for variant drafts.