Ted Hughes: Essays, Letters, Non-Fiction

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"The Rock"

Author: Hughes, Ted

Essay, published in The Listener, 19 Sept. 1963, pp. 421 -- 423
slightly revised in Writers on Themselves, BBC, London, 1964 [more]

Poetry in the Making. An Anthology of Poems and Programmes from Listening and Writing

Author: Hughes, Ted

Published by Faber & Faber, 1967
US ed.: Doubleday, 1970, as Poetry Is [more]

Listening & Writing. Two Talks by Ted Hughes

Author: Hughes, Ted

Published by BBC Records, 1971
Produced by Alan Lawson.
1LP (MONO) [more]

"Ted Hughes at the Adelaide Festival Writers' Week, March 1976"

Author: Hughes, Ted

Transcript of Ted Hughes's commentary on his poems by Ann Skea
From a reading held in Adelaide, March 1976
Online at ann.skea.com [more]

"Ted Hughes: 'The Critical Forum' Series, Norwich Tapes Ltd. 1978"

Author: Hughes, Ted

Transcript of Ted Hughes's comments on his poems by Ann Skea
Published in The Critical Forum series, Norwich Tapes Ltd. 1978
Online at ann.skea.com [more]

Shakespeare and the Goddess of Complete Being

Author: Hughes, Ted

Published by Faber & Faber, 1992
US ed.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1992 (corrected and expanded edition). The English paperback edition (1993) follows the ... [more]

A Dancer to God. Tributes to T. S. Eliot.

Author: Hughes, Ted

Published by Faber & Faber, 1992
US ed.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1993 [more]

Winter Pollen. Occasional Prose.

Author: Hughes, Ted
Edited by William Scammell

Published by Faber & Faber, 1994
US ed.: Picador, 1995 [more]

The School Bag

Editors: Heaney, Seamus and Hughes, Ted

Publisher: Faber & Faber, 1997
(This is an anthology of poems for children/young adults) [more]

By Heart: 101 Poems to Remember.

Edited and with an introduction by Ted Hughes

Published by Faber & Faber, 1997 [more]

Selected Translations

Author: Hughes, Ted; selected, edited and introduced by Daniel Weissbort

Published by Faber & Faber, 2006 [more]

Letters of Ted Hughes

Author: Hughes, Ted;
Selected and edited by Christopher Reid

Published by Faber & Faber, 2007

Corrected and improved paperback,
Faber & Faber, 2009
[more]

The Spoken Word: Poetry in the Making (audio)

Author: Hughes, Ted; Oswald, Alice (essays)

Published by The British Library, 2008
2CD [more]