A Poetry Archive recording by

Anne Ridler

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

  • 1 -
    "Kirkwall 1942"

  • 2 -
    "At Parting"

  • 3 -
    "For A Child Expected"

  • 4 -

  • 5 -
    "To Mark Time"

  • 6 -
    "Piero Della Francesca"

  • 7 -
    "Venetian Scene"

  • 8 -
    "Backgrounds to Italian Paintings: Fifteenth Century"

  • 9 -
    "Michelangelo in the Accademia (Florence)"

  • 10 -
    "Deus Absconditus"

  • 11 -

  • 12 -
    "A Matter of Life and Death"

  • 13 -

  • 14 -
    "The Gaze"

  • 15 -
    "Nothing Is Lost"

  • 16 -
    "Corneal Graft"

  • 17 -
    "Mirror Image"

  • 18 -
    "Free Fall"

  • 19 -

  • 20 -
    "Azizur"

  • 21 -
    "The Halcyons"


Select bibliography

  • Shakespeare Criticism 1919-1935 (editor), Oxford University Press 1936 - out of print
  • Poems, Oxford University Press, 1939 - out of print
  • A Dream Observed and Other Poems, Poetry London 1941 - out of print
  • A Little Book of Modern Verse (editor), Faber and Faber 1941 - out of print
  • The Faber Book of Modern Verse (editor), Faber and Faber 1941-1951 - out of print
  • The Nine Bright Shiners, Faber and Faber 1943 - out of print
  • The Golden Bird and Other Poems, Faber and Faber 1951 - out of print
  • A Matter of Life and Death, Faber and Faber 1959 - out of print
  • Shakespeare Criticism 1935-1960 (editor), Oxford University Press 1963 - out of print
  • Thomas Traherne: Poems, Centuries and Three Thanksgivings (editor), Faber and Faber 1966 - out of print
  • Some Time After and Other Poems, Faber and Faber 1972 - out of print
  • Dies Natalis, Faber and Faber 1980 - out of print
  • New and Selected Poems, Faber and Faber 1988
  • Profitable Wonders: Aspects of Thomas Traherne (prose), Morehouse Pub Co 1989
  • A Measure of English Poetry, Perpetua Press 1991
  • Collected Poems, Carcanet 1997
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  • Anne Ridler Reading from her Poems, The Poetry Archive 2005
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