Ted Hughes: The Earth-Owl ... (1963) No cover available

Ted Hughes: The Earth-Owl ... (1963) No cover available

Ted Hughes: Moon-Whales (1976) - Leonard Baskin illustrations

Ted Hughes: Moon-Whales (1976) - Leonard Baskin illustrations

Ted Hughes: Moon-Whales (1976, limited ed.) - Ted Hughes illustrations

Ted Hughes: Earth-Moon (1976, limited ed.) - Ted Hughes illustrations

Ted Hughes: Moon-Whales (1976) - Chris Riddell illustrations

Ted Hughes: Moon-Whales (1976) - Chris Riddell illustrations

The Earth-Owl and Other Moon People

Author: Hughes, Ted

Published by Faber & Faber, 1963
Illustrations by R. A. Brandt
US ed.: Harper & Row, 1963
Illustrations: ?

The first of Hughes's collections of poems set on "the moon [...] at the bottom of our dreams" [Poetry in the Making].

See also Poetry in the Making, Moon-Whales and Other Moon Poems, Earth-Moon and Moon-Whales.

Contents:

Note: As this is the first collection of "Moon Poems" which Hughes continued to develop and expand, the contents of the other Moon Poem volumes are listed below also. These are: Moon-Whales and Other Moon Poems (1976), Earth-Moon (limited Edition 1976) and Moon-Whales (1988). All four books are closely related.

The Earth-Owl and Other Moon People (1963)

  • The Earth Owl
  • The Adaptable Mountain Dugong
  • Moon-Roses
  • Moon-Cloud Gripe
  • Moon-Horrors
  • Music on the Moon
  • Moon-Nasturtiums
  • The Armies of the Moon
  • Moon-Dog-Daisies
  • Moon-Hops
  • Cactus-Sickness
  • Crab-Grass
  • Tree-Disease
  • The Burrow Wolf
  • Moon-Tulips
  • Foxgloves
  • Moon-Transport
  • Moon-Freaks
  • The Snail of the Moon
  • Moon-Cabbage
  • The Silent Eye
  • The Dracula Vine
  • A Moon Man-Hunt

Earth-Moon (Limited Edition 1976)

  • A Moon-Lily
  • Moon-Weapons
  • Moon-Mirror
  • The Moon-Oak
  • Mushrooms on the Moon
  • The Moon-Bull
  • Moon-Ways
  • Moon-Walkers
  • Moon-Wind
  • Moon-Ravens
  • Moon-Witches
  • The Moon-Hyena
  • Moon-Bells
  • Moon-Heads
  • Moon-Thorns
  • Singing on the Moon
  • Moon-Marriage
  • Moon-Wings
  • Moon-Shadow-Beggars
  • The Moon-Mourner
  • Moon-Whales
  • Moon-Theatre
  • Moon-Thirst
  • Moon-Clock
  • A Moon-Witch
  • Visiting the Moon
  • The Moon-Mare
  • The Moon-Haggis
  • Moony Art
  • A Moon-Hare
  • Earth-Moon

Moon-Whales and Other Moon Poems (1976)

  • Moon-Whales
  • A Moon-Lily
  • The Burrow Wolf
  • Moon-Mirror
  • Moon Thirst
  • Moon-Theatre
  • The Moon-Oak
  • The Moon-Haggis
  • Moon-Wings
  • Visiting the Moon
  • Moon-Shadow Beggars
  • The Earth-Owl
  • Moon-Horrors
  • Moon-Wind
  • Moon-Tulips
  • Moon-Nasturtiums
  • Moon-Dog-Daises
  • Moon-Roses
  • Moon-Hops
  • Moon-Heads
  • Music on the Moon
  • Moon-Ways
  • The Snail of the Moon
  • Crab-Grass
  • Moon-Witches
  • The Moon-Hyena
  • Mushrooms on the Moon
  • The Adaptable Mountain Dugong
  • Moon-Cloud Gripe
  • Tree Disease
  • Cactus-Sickness
  • Moon-Weapons
  • Moon-Cabbage
  • Moony Art
  • Moon-Thorns
  • Moon-Ravens
  • Moon-Marriage
  • The Moon-Mourner
  • The Dracula Vine
  • The Armies of the Moon
  • The Silent Eye
  • A Moon-Witch
  • The Moon-Mare
  • Foxgloves
  • A Moon Man-Hunt
  • Untitled Poem [= Moon-Transport]
  • Moon-Freaks
  • Moon-Clock
  • Moon-Walkers
  • Moon-Bells
  • A Moon-Hare
  • Singing on the Moon
  • The Moon Bull
  • Earth-Moon

Moon-Whales (1988)

[Omits: "Moon-Theatre", "Moon-Roses", "The Moon-Mare", "A Moon Man-Hunt", "Moon-Freaks", "The Moon Bull".]

  • Moon-Whales
  • A Moon-Lily
  • The Burrow Wolf
  • Moon-Mirror
  • Moon-Thirst
  • The Moon-Oak
  • The Moon-Haggis
  • Moon-Wings
  • Visiting the Moon
  • Moon-Shadow Beggars
  • The Earth-Owl
  • Moon-Horrors
  • Moon-Wind
  • Moon-Tulips
  • Moon-Nasturtiums
  • Moon-Dog-Daisies
  • Moon-Hops
  • Moon-Heads
  • Music on the Moon
  • Moon-Ways
  • The Snail of the Moon
  • Crab-Grass
  • Moon-Witches
  • The Moon-Hyena
  • Mushrooms on the Moon
  • The Adaptable Mountain Dugong
  • Moon-Cloud Gripe
  • Tree-Disease
  • Cactus-Sickness
  • Moon-Weapons
  • Moon-Cabbage
  • Moon Art
  • Moon-Thorns
  • Moon-Ravens
  • Moon-Marriage
  • The Moon-Mourner
  • The Dracula Vine
  • The Armies of the Moon
  • The Silent Eye
  • A Moon-Witch
  • Foxgloves
  • Moon Transport
  • Moon-Clock
  • Moon-Walkers
  • Moon-Bells
  • Singing on the Moon
  • A Moon-Hare
  • Earth-Moon