A Poetry Archive recording by

D J  Enright

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

  • 1 -
    "Paradise Illustrated: A Sequence"

  • 2 -
    "History of World Languages"

  • 3 -
    "Since Then"

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  • 6 -
    "Displaced Person Looks at a Cage-Bird"

  • 7 -
    "The Poor Wake Up Quickly"

  • 8 -
    "In Memoriam"

  • 9 -
    "Board of Selection"

  • 10 -
    "Combat Camera"

  • 11 -

  • 12 -
    "A Liberal Lost"

  • 13 -
    "Seminar on contemporary Chinese writing"

  • 14 -

  • 15 -
    "All the things"

  • 16 -
    "City sorrows"

  • 17 -
    "Announcement"

  • 18 -
    "Poetical Justice"

  • 19 -
    "A Memory"

  • 20 -
    "Filling in a hospital registration form"

  • 21 -
    "Postoperative muzziness"

  • 22 -
    "Night in Bay 3"

  • 23 -
    "Through the window"

  • 24 -
    "Warnings, warnings!"


Select bibliography

  • A Commentary on Goethe's Faust, Norfolk, Connecticut, New Directions, 1949 - out of print
  • The Laughing Hyena and Other Poems, London, Routledge & Paul, 1953 - out of print
  • Poets of the 1950s: an anthology of new English verse (editor), Tokyo, Kenkyusha, 1955 - out of print
  • The World of Dew: Aspects of Living Japan, London, Secker & Warburg, 1955 - out of print
  • Bread Rather than Blossoms: Poems, Secker & Warburg, 1956 - out of print
  • The Year of the Monkey, Kobe, Board of Directors of Konan University, 1956 - out of print
  • The Poetry of Living Japan: An Anthology (translator with Tackamichi Ninomiya), London, Murray, 1957 - out of print
  • Some Men are Brothers: Poems, London, Chatto & Windus, 1960 - out of print
  • Addictions: Poems, Chatto & Windus, 1962 - out of print
  • The Old Adam, Chatto & Windus, 1965 - out of print
  • Conspirators and Poets (literary cricicism), Chatto & Windus, 1966 - out of print
  • Unlawful Assembly, Chatto & Windus, 1968 - out of print
  • Memoirs of a Mendicant Professor (autobiography), Chatto & Windus, 1969 (new ed. Manchester, Carcanet, 1990) - out of print
  • Daughters of Earth, Chatto & Windus, 1972
  • Foreign Devils, London, Covent Garden Poetry, 1972 - out of print
  • The Terrible Shears: scenes from a twenties childhood (autobiography), Middletown, Connecticut, Wesleyan University Press, 1973 - out of print
  • Rhyme Times Rhyme (children's poetry), Chatto & Windus, 1974 - out of print
  • Penguin Modern Poets 26 (contributor with Dannie Abse and Michael Longley), Harmondsworth, Penguin, 1975 - out of print
  • A Choice of Milton's Verse (editor), London, Faber & Faber, 1975 - out of print
  • Sad Ires, Chatto & Windus, 1975 - out of print
  • Paradise Illustrated, Chatto & Windus, 1978 - out of print
  • A Faust Book, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1979 - out of print
  • The Oxford Book of Contemporary Verse 1945-1980 (editor), Oxford University Press, 1980 - out of print
  • Collected Poems, Oxford University Press, 1981 - out of print
  • The Oxford Book of Death, Oxford University Press, 1983 (new ed. 2002)
  • Instant Chronicles: a life (autobiography), Oxford University Press, 1985 - out of print
  • Collected Poems (Expanded ed. 1987), Oxford University Press, 1987 - out of print
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  • The Faber Book of Fevers and Frets (editor), Faber & Faber, 1989 - out of print
  • Selected Poems, Oxford University Press and Carcanet, 1990
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  • Under the Circumstances: poems and proses, Oxford University Press and Carcanet, 1991
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  • The Oxford Book of Friendship (editor with David Rawlinson), Oxford University Press, 1991
  • Old Men and Comets, Oxford University Press and Carcanet, 1993
  • The Oxford Book of the Supernatural (editor), Oxford University Press, 1994 - out of print
  • Interplay: A Kind of Commonplace Book, Oxford University Press, 1995 - out of print
  • Telling Tales, Oxford and New York, Oxford University Press, 1997 (new ed. Carcanet, 1999)
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  • Collected Poems 1948-1998, Oxford University Press, 1998 and Carcanet 1999
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  • Play Resumed: a journal, Oxford University Press, 1999 - out of print
  • Signs and Wonders: Selected Essays, Carcanet, 2001
  • Injury Time: a memoir, London, Pimlico, 2003
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  • D.J. Enright Reading from his poems, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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