Philip Larkin being filmed in 1964

Philip Larkin Bibliography

By Philip Larkin

Collected Poems edited by Anthony Thwaite (Marvell/Faber, 1988)

Selected Letters edited by Anthony Thwaite (Faber, 1992)

Jill (Fortune Press, 1946, reprinted by Faber, 1975)

A Girl in winter (Faber, 1947, reprinted 1975)

All What Jazz: a record diary 1961-68 (Faber, 1970)

The Oxford Book of Twentieth-Century English Verse chosen by Philip Larkin (Clarendon Press, 1973)

Required Writing: miscellaneous pieces, 1955-1982 (Faber, 1983)

'A Lifted Study-Storehouse': the Brynmor Jones Library, 1929-1979: a short account updated to 1985 by Maeve Brennan (University of Hull, 1987)

About Philip Larkin

About Larkin: The Newsletter of the Philip Larkin Society

Bloomfield, Barry, Philip Larkin: a bibliography, 1933-1976 (Faber, 1979)

Booth, James, Philip Larkin: Writer (Harvester, 1992)

Booth, James, Philip Larkin: The Poet's Plight (Palgrave Macmillan, 2005)

Booth, James, Philip Larkin: Life, Art and Love (Bloomsbury, 2015)

Bradford, Richard and Haworth-Booth, Mark The Importance of Elsewhere: Philip Larkin's Photographs (Frances Lincoln, 2016)

Burnett, Archie, Philip Larkin: The Complete Poems (Faber, 2014)

Chambers, Harry, editor, An Enormous Yes: in memoriam Philip Larkin (1922-1982) (Peterloo Poets, 1986)

Dyson, Brian, editor, The Modern Academic Library: essays in memory of Philip Larkin (Library Association, 1989)

Hartley, George, editor, Philip Larkin 1922-1985: a tribute (Marvell Press, 1988)

Hartley, Jean, Philip Larkin, the Marvell Press, and Me (Carcanet, 1989)

Hartley, Jean, Philip Larkin's Hull and East Yorkshire (The Brynmor Jones Library and Hutton Press, 1995)

Martin, Bruce K., Philip Larkin (Twayne, 1978)

Motion, Andrew, Philip Larkin: a writer's life (Faber, 1993)

Osborne, John, Larkin, Ideology and Critical Violence: A Case of Wrongful Conviction (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007)

Plater, Alan, Sweet Sorrow: a play in two acts (Square One,1990)

Rossen, Janice, Philip Larkin: his life's work (Harvester, 1989)

Salwak, Dale, editor, Philip Larkin: the man and his work (Macmillan, 1989)

Swarbrick, Andrew, Out of Reach: The Poetry of Philip Larkin (Macmillan, 1995)

Thwaite, Anthony, editor, Larkin at Sixty (Faber, 1982)

Thwaite, Anthony, editor Philip Larkin: Letters to Monica (Faber, 2010)

Watt, RJC, Philip Larkin: A Concordance to the Poetry of Philip Larkin (Hildesheim-Olms-Weidmann, 1995)

A brief biography of Philip Larkin and details of the related collections held at the History Centre are also available.

The Philip Larkin page on The Poetry Archive includes a number of his poems.