A Poetry Archive recording by

Simon Armitage

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

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  • 2 -
    "All For One"

  • 3 -
    "Chainsaw versus the Pampas Grass"

  • 4 -

  • 5 -
    "The Laughing Stock"

  • 6 -
    "Salvador"

  • 7 -
    "Birthday"

  • 8 -
    "The Summerhouse"

  • 9 -
    "Working from Home"

  • 10 -
    "Two Clocks"

  • 11 -
    "The Back Man"

  • 12 -
    "The Keep"

  • 13 -
    "KX"

  • 14 -
    "Horses, M62"

  • 15 -

  • 16 -
    "A Glory"

  • 17 -
    "The Tyre"

  • 18 -
    "Incredible"


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  • Zoom!, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Bloodaxe Books, 1989
  • Xanadu, Bloodaxe Books, 1992
  • Kid, London, Faber & Faber, 1992
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  • Book of Matches, Faber & Faber, 1993
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  • Penguin Modern Poets 5 (contributor with Sean O'Brien and Tony Harrison), London, Penguin, 1995
  • The Dead Sea Poems, Faber & Faber, 1995
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  • Moon Country (with Glyn Maxwell), Faber & Faber, 1996
  • Wild Blue Yonder, Penguin/Faber Audiobooks, 1996
  • Cloudcuckooland, Faber & Faber, 1997
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  • The Penguin Book of Poetry from Britain and Ireland since 1945 (editor with Robert Crawford), London, Viking, 1998
  • All Points North, Penguin, 1998
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  • The Poetry Quartets 11, Audio Cassette, The British Council/Bloodaxe Books, 1998
  • Killing Time, Faber & Faber, 1999
  • New Chatto Poets, Vintage 1999
  • Selected Poems, Faber & Faber, 2001
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  • Short and Sweet, Faber & Faber, 2002
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  • Travelling Songs, Faber & Faber, 2004
  • The Universal Home Doctor, Faber & Faber, 2004
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  • Ted Hughes: poems selected by Simon Armitage, Faber & Faber, 2004
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  • Simon Armitage Reading from his poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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  • Machinery of Grace, The Poetry Society 2005
  • Tyrannosaurus Rex Versus the Corduroy Kid, Faber & Faber 2006
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  • Homer's Odyssey, Faber & Faber 2006
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  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, W W Norton, 2007
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  • The Twilight Readings, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 2008
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  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight CD - read by Simon Armitage. Faber & Faber, 2008
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  • The Not Dead, Pomona Press 2008
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  • Out of the Blue, Enitharmon Press 2008
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  • Out of the Blue, Enitharmon 2008
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  • Gig, Penguin Books 2009
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  • Poetry of Birds, Penguin Books 2009
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  • Seeing Stars, Faber and Faber 2010
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  • Walking Home, Faber and Faber 2012
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  • The Death of King Arthur Faber and Faber 2012
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  • Poetry Quartets 1, Bloodaxe Books 1998
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