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  • Philip Larkin Poemsby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 18.94

    For the first time, Faber publish a selection from the poetry of Philip Larkin. Drawing on Larkin's four collections and on his uncollected poems. Chosen by Martin Amis. 'Many poets make us smile; how many poets make us laugh - or, in that curious phrase, "laugh out loud" (as if there's another way of doing it)? Who else uses an essentially conversational... more...

  • The Less Deceivedby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 14.57

    Philip Larkin's second collection, The Less Deceived was published by The Marvell Press in 1955, and now appears for the first time in Faber covers. The eye can hardly pick them out From the cold shade they shelter in, Till wind distresses tail and mane; Then one crops grass, and... more...

  • The Whitsun Weddingsby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 14.57

    Philip Larkin (1922-1985) remains England's best-loved poet - a writer matchlessly capable of evoking his native land and of touching all readers from the most sophisticated intellectual to the proverbial common reader. The late John Betjeman observed that 'this tenderly observant poet writes clearly, rhythmically, and thoughtfully about what all... more...

  • High Windowsby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 2.99

    When Philip Larkin's High Windows first appeared, Kingsley Amis spoke for a large and loyal readership when he wrote: 'Larkin's admirers need only be told that he is as good as ever here, if not slightly better.' Like Betjeman and Hardy, Larkin is a poet who can move a large audience - without betraying the highest artistic standards. The... more...

  • A Girl in Winterby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65

    Philip Larkin's second novel was first published in 1947. This story of Katherine Lind and Robin Fennel, of winter and summer, of war and peace, of exile and holidays, is memorable for its compassionate precision and for the uncommon and unmistakable distinction of its writing. ' A Girl in Winter is a beautifully constructed, funny and profoundly... more...

  • Jillby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 7.99

    Jill is Philip Larkin's first novel, originally published in 1946. A subtle and moving account of a young English undergraduate from the provinces, this portrait of Oxford during the war is now regarded by many critics as a classic of its kind. 'The qualities one has learned to value in his poetry are there: control of emotion and language,... more...

  • Required Writingby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 14.57

    The appearance of Philip Larkin's second prose collection - reviews and critical assessments of writers and writing; pieces on jazz, mostly uncollected; some long, revealing and often highly entertaining interviews given on various occasions - was a considerable literary event. Stamped by wit, originality and intelligence, it was vintage Larkin throughout:... more...

  • The North Shipby Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 14.57

    The North Ship , Philip Larkin's earliest volume of verse, was first published in August 1945. The introduction, by Larkin himself, explains the circumstances of its publication and the influences which shaped its contents. more...

  • Philip Larkin: Letters to Monicaby Philip Larkin; Anthony Thwaite

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 18.94

    Philip Larkin met Monica Jones at University College Leicester in autumn 1946, when they were both twenty-four; he was the newly-appointed assistant librarian and she was an English lecturer. In 1950 Larkin moved to Belfast, and thence to Hull, while Monica remained in Leicester, becoming by turns his correspondent, lover and closest confidante,... more...

  • Further Requirementsby Anthony Thwaite; Philip Larkin

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 18.94

    Philip Larkin's Required Writing , a selection from his miscellaneous prose from 1953-82, was highly praised and enjoyed when it appeared in 1983. Further Requirements gathers together many other interviews, broadcasts, statements and reviews. Some of them date from the period after he had chosen the contents of Required Writing ; others come... more...