A Poetry Archive recording by

Andrew Motion

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

  • 1 -
    "In the Attic"

  • 2 -

  • 3 -
    "The Letter"

  • 4 -
    "A Blow to the Head"

  • 5 -
    "The Spoilt Child"

  • 6 -
    "To Whom It May Concern"

  • 7 -
    "Goethe in the Park"

  • 8 -
    "On the Table"

  • 9 -
    "Fresh Water"

  • 10 -
    "Serenade"

  • 11 -

  • 12 -
    "Mythology"

  • 13 -
    "A Glass of Wine"

  • 14 -
    "The Fox Provides for Himself"

  • 15 -
    "Closing the Curtains"

  • 16 -
    "Red Gloves"

  • 17 -

  • 18 -
    "Twitching"


Extras

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  • Goodnestone: A Sequence, London, Workshop Press, 1972
  • Inland, Burford, Oxford, Cygnet Press, 1976
  • The Pleasure Steamers, Manchester, Carcanet, 1978
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  • The Poetry of Edward Thomas, London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1980
  • Independence, Edinburgh, Salamander Press, 1981
  • Philip Larkin, London, Methuen, 1982
  • The Penguin Book of Contemporary British Poetry (editor with Blake Morrison), London, Penguin, 1982
  • Secret Narratives, Salamander Press, 1983
  • Dangerous Play: Poems 1974-1984, Salamander Press / Penguin, 1984
  • The Lamberts: George, Constant and Kit, London, Chatto & Windus, 1986
  • Natural Causes, Chatto & Windus, 1987
  • Two Poems, Child Okeford, Words, 1988
  • Love in a Life, London, Faber & Faber, 1991
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  • Philip Larkin: A Writer's Life, Faber & Faber, 1993
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  • New Writing 2 (editor with Malcolm Bradbury), London, Minerva in association with the British Council, 1994
  • New Writing 3 (editor with Candace Rodd), Minerva in association with the British Council, 1994
  • Selected Poems by Thomas Hardy (editor), London, Dent, 1994
  • The Price of Everything, Faber & Faber, 1994
  • Keats: A Biography, Faber & Faber, 1997
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  • Penguin Modern Poets: Volume 11 (contributor with Michael Donaghy and Hugo Williams), Penguin, 1997
  • Salt Water, Faber & Faber, 1997
  • Selected Poems 1976-1997, Faber & Faber, 1998
  • John Keats: Poems Selected by Andrew Motion, Faber & Faber, 2000
  • Wainewright the Poisoner (biography), Faber & Faber, 2000
  • Here to Eternity: An Anthology of Poetry (editor), Faber & Faber, 2001
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  • Public Property, Faber & Faber, 2002
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  • 101 Poems Against War (Afterword), Faber & Faber, 2003
  • First World War Poems (editor), Faber & Faber, 2003
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  • The Invention of Dr Cake (fiction), Faber & Faber, 2003
  • The Poetry Quartets 8, Audio Cassette, The British Council/Bloodaxe Books, 2004
  • Andrew Motion Reading from his poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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  • In the Blood: A Memoir of my Childhood, Faber & Faber, 2006
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  • The Cinder Path, Faber and Faber 2009
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  • The Customs House, Faber and Faber, 2012
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  • Silver: Return to Treasure Island, Jonathan Cape, 2012
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