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Amy Wack
(Seren Selections, edited by Amy Wack)
Subscribers only reviewed by Eleanor Crawforth (2006)
Miriam Waddington
(Collected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1990)
Erica Wagner
(Ariel's Gift: Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, and the story of Birthday Letters)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Clanchy (2000)
Jan Wagner
(Self-Portrait with a Swarm of Bees)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jamie Osborn (2015)
Jeffrey Wainwright
(Poetry: The Basics)
Subscribers only reviewed by Anthony Radice (2005)
Jeffrey Wainwright
(Clarity or Death!)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alex Wylie (2009)
Derek Walcott
(The Fortunate Traveller)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1982)
Derek Walcott
(Remembrance and Pantomine)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Bird (1982)
Derek Walcott
(Midsummer)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1985)
Derek Walcott
(Omeros)
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1991)
Derek Walcott
(The Odyssey: A Stage Version)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Chisholm (1993)
Derek Walcott
(The Bounty)
Subscribers only reviewed by Andrew Zawacki (1998)
Derek Walcott
(The Prodigal)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2006)
Derek Walcott
(White Egrets)
Subscribers only reviewed by Tony Roberts (2010)
Alan Wald
(The Revolutionary Imagination: The Poetry and Politics of John Wheelwright and Sherry Mangan)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1984)
Rosmarie Waldrop
( Dissonance (if you are interested))
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Peverett (2006)
Marshall Walker
(The Literature of the United States of America)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1984)
Marshall Walker
(Scottish Literature since 1707)
reviewed by Alan Riach (1998)
Marshall Walker
(Dear Sibelius: Letter from a Junky)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alan Riach (2009)
Ted Walker
(The High Path)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jeremy Hooker (1983)
Ted Walker
(Hands at a Live Fire)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Bird (1989)
Alan Wall
(Jacob)
Subscribers only reviewed by Roger Caldwell (1994)
Naomi Wallace
(To Dance a Stony Field)
Subscribers only reviewed by Rennie Parker (1996)
Ronald Wallace
(Plums, Stones, Kisses and Hooks)
Subscribers only reviewed by Dick Davis (1982)
Chris Wallace-Crabbe
(The Amorous Cannibal)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1986)
Chris Wallace-Crabbe
(Whirling)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Duggan (1998)
Martin Walser
(The Inner Man)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Marriott (1987)
Robert Walser
(Selected Stories, translated by Christopher Middleton and others, with a foreword by Susan Sontag )
Subscribers only reviewed by John Pilling (1983)
Brian Waltham
(Masterclass)
Subscribers only reviewed by Steven Blyth (1995)
Peter Walton
(Out of Season)
Subscribers only reviewed by Matt Simpson (1980)
David C. Ward
(Internal Difference)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kinloch (2011)
J. P. Ward
(To Get Clear)
Subscribers only reviewed by Ian McMillan (1983)
Philip Ward
(Impostors And Their Imitators)
Subscribers only reviewed by Deborah Mitchell (1979)
Noah Wardrip-Fruin
(edited by Noah Wardrip-Fruin and Nick Montfort)
Subscribers only reviewed by Edward Picot (2003)
Patrick Warner
(Mole)
Subscribers only reviewed by Evan Jones (2009)
Sylvia Townsend Warner
(Letters, ed. William Maxwell)
Subscribers only reviewed by Claire Harman (1983)
Sylvia Townsend Warner
(Collected Poems, edited with an introduction by Claire Harman)
Subscribers only reviewed by Glen Cavaliero (1983)
Val Warner
(Before Lunch)
Subscribers only reviewed by Eavan Boland (1988)
Val Warner
(Tooting Idyll)
Subscribers only reviewed by Stan Smith (2001)
Robert Penn Warren
(Rumor Verified)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hofmann (1983)
Robert Penn Warren
(The Collected Poems of Robert Penn Warren edited by John Burt with a foreword by Harold Bloom)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (1999)
Rosanna Warren
(Departure)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2006)
Andrew Waterman
(Over the Wall)
Subscribers only reviewed by Neil Corcoran (1981)
Rory Waterman
(Belonging and Estrangement in the Poetry of Philip Larkin, R.S. Thomas and Charles)
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Vernon Watkins
(The Breaking of the Wave)
Subscribers only reviewed by Matt Simpson (1980)
Vernon Watkins
(Selected Verse Translations)
Subscribers only reviewed by Sarah Matthews (1981)
Vernon Watkins
(Poems for Dylan)
Subscribers only reviewed by Grevel Lindop (2004)
Robert Watson
(The Pendulum)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nathan Ewer (1996)
Stephen Watson
(In this City)
Subscribers only reviewed by Angela Smith (1988)
Patricia Waugh
(Metafiction: The Theory and Practice of Self-Conscious Fiction)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1986)
Harold L. Weatherby
(The Keen Delight: The Christian Poet in the Modern World)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Levy (1978)
A. Kingsley Weatherhead
(The British Dissonance)
Subscribers only reviewed by Robert Sheppard (1985)
Barry Webb
(Edmund Blunden: a Biography)
Subscribers only reviewed by Robyn Marsack (1992)
Christine Webb
(After Babel)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Keogan (2005)
Harri Webb
(Collected Poems. Edited by Meic Stephens)
Subscribers only reviewed by Angharad Price (1996)
Phyllis Webb
(Hanging Fire)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1992)
Ian Wedde
(Tales of Gotham City)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1985)
Simone Weil
(an Anthology, edited and introduced by Siân Miles )
Subscribers only reviewed by Walter Michel (1986)
Simone Weil
(Formative Writings 1929-1941, edited and translated by Dorothy Tuck McFarland and Wilhelmina Van Ness)
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Hazeldine (1989)
Theodore Weiss
(The Man from Porlock)
Subscribers only reviewed by Brian Morton (1983)
Daniel Weissbort
(What Was All the Fuss About?)
Subscribers only reviewed by Lawrence Sail (2000)
Daniel Weissbort
(Letters to Ted)
Subscribers only reviewed by James McGrath (2003)
Denton Welch
(Denton Welch, Fragments of a Life Story, edited and introduced by Michael De-la-Noy; Denton Welch, I Left My Grandfather's House, introduced by Michael De-la-Noy; and The Journals of Denton Welch, edited and introduced by Michael De-la-Noy)
Subscribers only reviewed by Oliver Harris (1988)
John Welch
(Out Walking)
Subscribers only reviewed by Robert Sheppard (1985)
John Welch
(Blood and Dreams and Erasures)
Subscribers only reviewed by James Keery (1994)
John Welch
(Greeting Want)
Subscribers only reviewed by James Sutherland-Smith (2000)
John Welch
(Collected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by James Sutherland-Smith (2009)
Robert Welch
(Muskerry)
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1992)
G.A. Wells
(The origin of language: aspects of the discussion from Condillac to Wundt)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kenneth Cox (1989)
Robert Wells
(The Winter's Task)
Subscribers only reviewed by Dick Davis (1979)
Robert Wells
(Lusus)
Subscribers only reviewed by Ian Pople (1999)
Matthew Welton
(We needed coffee but...)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alex Wylie (2011)
Albert Wendt
(Shaman of Visions)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1986)
Donald Wesling
(The Chances of Rhyme: Device and Modernity)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1982)
Donald Wesling
(The New Poetries: Poetic Form since Coleridge and Wordsworth)
Subscribers only reviewed by Lawrence Coupe (1987)
Donald Wesling
(Literary Voice: The Calling of Jonah)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (1996)
Michael Westlake
(51 Soko)
Subscribers only reviewed by Mike Sowerby (1991)
Daniel Westover
(R.S. Thomas: A Stylistic Biographay)
Subscribers only reviewed by Sam Adams (2012)
David Wheatley
(Contemporary British Poetry (Readers’ Guides to Essential Criticism))
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Riley (2015)
Susan Wheeler
(Assorted Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2013)
Susan Wheeler
(Meme)
Subscribers only reviewed by Lucy Sheerman (2014)
Peter Whigham
(The Poems of Meleager, A Bilingual Edition, verse translations by Peter Whigham, introduction and literal translations by Peter Jay)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Vince (1978)
Peter Whigham
(Letter to Juvenal: 101 epigrams from Martial, with an introduction by J. P. Sullivan )
Subscribers only reviewed by John Pilling (1987)
Kenneth White
(Open World: The Collected Poems, 1960-2000)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kinloch (2004)
Landeg White
(The View From The Stockade)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kennedy (1992)
Christiania Whitehead
(The Garden of Slender Trust)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Price (2000)
Bruce Whiteman
(The Invisible World is in Decline, Books II-IV)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1991)
Clifton Whiten
(One Poem: Poems Selected and New)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1990)
John Whitworth
(Unhistorical Fragments)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Vince (1981)
John Whitworth
(Poor Butterflies)
Subscribers only reviewed by Ian McMillan (1983)
John Whitworth
(Tennis and Sex and Death )
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1990)
John Whitworth
(Making Love to Marilyn Monroe: The Faber Book of Blue Verse, edited by John Whitworth)
Subscribers only reviewed by Barry Wood (2007)
Michael H. Whitworth
(Einstein's Wake)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Price (2002)
Christopher Whyte
(Bho Leabhar-Latha Maria Malibran)
Subscribers only reviewed by Mark Ryan Smith (2010)
Susan Wicks
(Singing Under Water)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kennedy (1993)
Susan Wicks
(Driving My Father and The Key)
Subscribers only reviewed by Vona Groarke (1997)
Susan Wicks
(The Clever Daughter)
Subscribers only reviewed by Caroline Sylge (1997)
Anna Wigley
(Dürer's Hare)
Subscribers only reviewed by Julie Mullaney (2006)
Richard Wilbur
(New and Selected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Eavan Boland (1990)
Richard Wilbur
(Mayflies. New Poems and Translations)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2000)
Richard Wilbur
(Richard Wilbur in conversation with Peter Dale, Between the Lines)
Subscribers only reviewed by N.S. Thompson (2002)
Richard Wilbur
(Collected Poems 1943 - 2004)
Subscribers only reviewed by Tony Roberts (2006)
Oscar Wilde
(Oscar Wilde and others, Teleny, edited and with an introduction by John McRae )
Subscribers only reviewed by Roger Cardinal (1988)
David G. Wilkins
(Donatello)
Subscribers only reviewed by George Steiner (1985)
Ben Wilkinson
(For Real)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2015)
John Wilkinson
(Bones of Contention)
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1991)
John Wilkinson
(Down to Earth)
Subscribers only reviewed by Val Nolan (2009)
Judith Wilkinson
(Canyon Journey)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2016)
John Willett
(Brecht in Context: Comparative Approaches)
reviewed by Michael Hamburger (1984)
C.K. Williams
(A Dream of Mind)
Subscribers only reviewed by Richard Francis (1993)
C.K. Williams
(Repair)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jem Poster (2000)
C.K. Williams
(Repair)
Subscribers only reviewed by Ian Tromp (2000)
C.K. Williams
(The Singing)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Price (2004)
C.K. Williams
(Collected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Roger Caldwell (2007)
C.K. Williams
(Wait)
Subscribers only reviewed by Charlie Cocksedge (2011)
Francis Williams
(Flotsam)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jeremy Hooker (1989)
Francis Williams
(Wild Blue)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kennedy (2000)
Hugo Williams
(Writing Home)
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Levi (1986)
Hugo Williams
(Selected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Andrew Waterman (1989)
Hugo Williams
(Self-Portrait With a Slide)
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1992)
Hugo Williams
(Dock Leaves)
Subscribers only reviewed by Keith Silver (1995)
Hugo Williams
(Dock Leaves)
Subscribers only reviewed by Fenella Copplestone (1995)
Hugo Williams
(Freelancing: Adventures of a Poet)
Subscribers only reviewed by Neil Powell (1996)
Hugo Williams
(Billy's Rain)
Subscribers only reviewed by Anthony Howell (2000)
John Hartley Williams
(Bright River Yonder)
Subscribers only reviewed by Neil Powell (1989)
John Hartley Williams
(The Ship)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nick Telfer (2008)
John Hartley Williams
(Assault on the Clouds)
Subscribers only reviewed by James Sutherland-Smith (2013)
Miller Williams
(Distractions )
Subscribers only reviewed by Dick Davis (1982)
Patrick Williams
(Trails)
Subscribers only reviewed by Ian McMillan (1982)
Raymond Williams
(Marxism and Literature)
Subscribers only reviewed by Paul Edwards (1979)
Raymond Williams
(Loyalties)
Subscribers only reviewed by Mike Westlake (1986)
Rhian Williams
(The Poetry Toolkit: The Essential Guide to Studying Poetry)
Subscribers only reviewed by John Lyon (2009)
Rowan Williams
(Resurrection: Interpreting the Easter Gospel, The Poems of Rowan Williams, and Writing in the Dust: Reflections on 11th September and its Aftermath)
Subscribers only reviewed by W.S. Milne (2004)
Rowan Williams
(Headwaters)
reviewed by Rachel Mann (2011)
Henry Williamson
(The Man, The Writings. Brocard Sewell)
Subscribers only reviewed by Glen Cavaliero (1981)
Margaret Williamson
(Sappho's Immortal Daughters)
Subscribers only reviewed by Felicity Rosslyn (1996)
Elizabeth Willis
(Meteoric Flowers)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nick Telfer (2006)

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Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2016)
Jackie Wills
(Fever Tree)
Subscribers only reviewed by Kate Keogan (2004)
Clive Wilmer
reviewed by Thom Gunn (1983)
Clive Wilmer
(Selected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Carpenter (1996)
Clive Wilmer
(The Falls)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jem Poster (2001)
Clive Wilmer
(New and Collected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jem Poster (2012)
Eleanor Wilner
(Otherwise)
Subscribers only reviewed by Richard Francis (1994)
A.N. Wilson
(The Life of John Milton)
Subscribers only reviewed by Timothy Harris (1983)
David Wilson
(Slope)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2017)
Elizabeth Wilson
(Prisons of Glass)
Subscribers only reviewed by Elizabeth Baines (1987)
Frances Wilson
(Rearranging the Sky)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2005)
Gregory Warren Wilson
(Jeopardy)
Subscribers only reviewed by Rachel Elliot (2003)
Janet Wilson
(Fleur Adcock)
Subscribers only reviewed by Julian Stannard (2009)
Christian Wiman
(Hard Night)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2006)

(Trouble)
Subscribers only reviewed by Alison Brackenbury (2016)
Sheila Wingfield
(Collected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Chris McCully (1985)
Caspar Wintermans
(Alfred Douglas: A Poet's Life and his Finest Work)
Subscribers only reviewed by Rachel Martin (2007)
Jeanette Winterson
(Weight)
Subscribers only reviewed by Lawrence Coupe (2006)
Hubert Witheford
(A Blue Monkey for the Tomb)
Subscribers only reviewed by Michael Hulse (1994)
Jane Wodening
(from The Book of Legends)
Subscribers only reviewed by Charles Tomlinson (1994)
Alex Wong
(Poems Without Irony)
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Scupham (2017)
Gregory Woods
(We Have the Melon)
Subscribers only reviewed by James Kirkup (1993)
Gregory Woods
(The District Commissioner's Dreams)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kinloch (2003)
Gregory Woods
(Homintern: How Gay Culture Liberated the Modern World)
Subscribers only reviewed by Nicolas Tredell (2016)
Gerard Woodward
(Householder)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kennedy (1991)
Gerard Woodward
(Householder)
Subscribers only reviewed by T.J.G. Harris (1992)
David Woolley
(Hepworth: a celebration, edited by David Woolley)
Subscribers only reviewed by David Kennedy (1993)
William Wootten
(The Alvarez Generation: Thom Gunn, Geoffrey Hill, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and Peter Porter)
Subscribers only reviewed by (2017)
Dorothy Wordsworth
(Recollections of a Tour made in Scotland (1803))
Subscribers only reviewed by Elisabeth Russell Taylor (1994)
Jessica Wordsworth
(The New Penguin Book of Romantic Poetry edited by Jonathan and Jessica Wordsworth)
Subscribers only reviewed by Duncan Wu (2002)
Jonathon Wordsworth
(The New Penguin Book of Romantic Poetry edited by Jonathan and Jessica Wordsworth)
Subscribers only reviewed by Duncan Wu (2002)
Charles Wright
(Chickamauga)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (1996)
Charles Wright
(Scar Tissue)
Subscribers only reviewed by James O'Connor (2007)
David Wright
(Metrical Observations)
Subscribers only reviewed by Jonathan Barker (1982)
David Wright
(Selected Poems)
Subscribers only reviewed by Dennis Keene (1990)
Franz Wright
(Walking to Martha's Vineyard)
Subscribers only reviewed by David C. Ward (2005)
James Wright
(To a blossoming pear tree )
Subscribers only reviewed by John Pilling (1980)
James Wright
(This Journey)
Subscribers only reviewed by Dennis Keene (1983)
Judith Wright
(Australian Bibliographies and The Cry of the Dead)
Subscribers only reviewed by Peter Levi (1983)
Judith Wright
(Phantom Dwelling )
Subscribers only reviewed by Ruth Morse (1987)
Kit Wright
(Bump-Starting the Hearse)
Subscribers only reviewed by Steven Tuohy (1984)
Kit Wright
(Hoping It Might Be So)
Subscribers only reviewed by Sophie Hannah (2001)
Lynne Wycherley
(At The Edge of Light)
Subscribers only reviewed by Vivienne Neale (2004)
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