As Editor or Translator

As Editor and Translator

Causley was in demand as an editor of anthologies from early in his career. Most of the books on this page contain original froewards or introductions.

There are a small number of volumes where Causley translated the works of other poets.

Title Publisher
Year
Comment
Peninsula Macdonald 1957 An anthology of verse from the West Country
Rising Early Brockhampton
1964
Illustrated by Anne Netherwood
Dawn & Dusk Brockhampton
1972
Illustrated by Gerald Wilkinson
Puffin Book of Magic Verse Kestrel Books
1974
Illustrated by Barbara Swiderska
Puffin Book of Salt Sea Verse Puffin
1978
Illustrated by Antony Maitland
Batsford Book of Stories in Verse Batsford
1979
Illustrated by Charles Keeping
The Sun, Dancing Puffin
1984
Illustrated by Charles keeping
Modern folk ballads Vista
1966
In the Music I Hear ARC
1970 
Poems by children of Launceston Voluntary Primary Schoo
Oats and beans and barley ARC 
1971
More poems / by pupils of Launceston Voluntary Primary School
Translations
Twenty Five Poems Keepsake 1980 Poems by Yugoslavian poet Hamdija Demirovic. Introduction by Causley
Schondilie New Broom Private Press 1982 Translation from German of an anonymous poem. Illustrated by Robert Tilling; 175 copies
Kings’ Children Mid-Northumberland Arts Group 1986 German Ballads by various poets