May 23

Scope and Content

First line: There never was a finer day. Written in Steep.

Poem 36 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 89.

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.112 for variant drafts.