The Sheiling

Scope and Content

First line: It stands alone.

Written 'travelling back from Gordon Bottomley's (Silverdale)'.

Poem 141 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 371.

Drafts:

(1) Manuscript given to R. George Thomas by Helen Thomas

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

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

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See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.370 for variant drafts.