Highlights of the First World War Poetry Digital Archive: Edward Thomas' War Diary
Edward Thomas' War Diary
The final pages of the pocket book contain what is undoubtedly the last poem that Edward Thomas wrote. The poem shows a strong influence of Shakespeare's sonnets, for as his diary and letters show, he read Shakespeare regularly each night during the short time he was stationed in France.
Highlights of the First World War Poetry Digital Archive
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