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Scope and Content

First line: Four miles at a leap, over the dark hollow land.

Written in Steep.

Poem 62 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 179.

Drafts:

(1) British Library (Add MS. 44990)

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

(3) Typescript sent to Harry Hooton, bought by Norman Colbeck, now in the Colbeck Collection, University of British Columbia

First published in Last Poems (1918).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.178 for variant drafts.