Prose

This page contains information on Causley’s prose works. The first section lists complete works, while the remaining sections list original contributions to anthologies or other author’s books.

Forwords and introductions to anthologies which Causley himself edited are listed on the “As Editor” page..

Title Publisher Year Comment
Complete prose works
Hands to Dance Carroll & Nicholson 1951 Short Stories
Hands to Dance & Skylark Robson 1979 Short Stories with the addition of an autobiographical war memoir
Dick Whittington Puffin 1976 Translations into German and Dutch exist 
Last King of Cornwall Hodder & Stoughton 1978 Story illustrated by Krystyne Turska
The Merrymaid of Zennor  Orchard 1999  Story illustrated by Michael Foreman
Original Prose contributions
Both Sides of the Tamar Bossiney 1974 Autobiographical essay
Causley at 70 Peterloo 1987 Autobiographical essay
Forewords and Introductions      
A Book of The West Cornwall – Baring-Gould Wildwood House 1981 Foreword
Poetry Please Dent 1985 Foreword. This popular book has run to many editions.
Western Morning Views Harbour Books 1985 Foreword
Soho Squares Bloomsbury 1991 Adventures After School
The Macmillan treasury of poetry for children Macmillan  1997  Foreword
Those First Affections Routledge & Keegan Paul 1979 Foreword
An Octave: poems by Siegfried Sasson The Shenval Press 1966 Introduction
Selected Poems by Frances Bellerby Enithorman Press 1970 Introduction