Edwin Muir




Critic, Poet, Translator, Writer

Birth Date

1887CE May 15th

Birth Place

Deerness, United Kingdom

Death Date

1959CE Jan 3rd

Death Place

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom



Authority Record

Portrait of Edwin Muir by Howard Coster
National Portrait Gallery
Courtesy of the Orkney Library
Orkney Library


Muir, Edwin. An Autobiography. London: Hogarth Press, 1954.
Muir, Edwin. Chorus of the Newly Dead. London: Hogarth Press, 1926.
Muir, Edwin. Collected Poems. London and New York: Oxford University Press, 1965.
Muir, Edwin. Collected Poems, 1921–1951. London: Faber, 1952.
Muir, Edwin. Essays on Literature and Society. London: Hogarth Press, 1949.
Muir, Edwin. The Estate of Poetry. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1962.
Muir, Edwin. First Poems. London: Hogarth Press, 1925.
Muir, Edwin. John Knox: Portrait of a Calvinist. London: Jonathan Cape, 1929.
Muir, Edwin. Journeys and Places. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1937.
Muir, Edwin. The Labyrinth. London: Faber, 1949.
Muir, Edwin. Latitudes. New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1924.
Muir, Edwin. The Marionette. London: Hogarth Press, 1927.
Muir, Edwin. The Narrow Place. London: Faber, 1943.
Muir, Edwin. New Poets, 1959 . London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1959.
Muir, Edwin. One Foot in Eden. New York: Grove Press, 1956.
Muir, Edwin. The Politics of King Lear. New York: Haskell House, 1970.
Muir, Edwin. Poor Tom. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1932.
Muir, Edwin. The Present Age from 1914. London: Cresset Press, 1939.
Muir, Edwin. Prometheus. London: Faber, 1954.
Muir, Edwin. The Scots and Their Country. London: Longman, 1946.
Muir, Edwin. Scott and Scotland. Edinburgh: Polygon, 1936.
Muir, Edwin. Scottish Journey . London: Heinemann in association with Victor Gollancz, 1935.
Muir, Edwin. Selected Letters of Edwin Muir. London: Hogarth Press, 1974.
Muir, Edwin. Six Poems. Surrey: Samson Press, 1932.
Muir, Edwin. Social Credit and the Labour Party. London: S. Nott Limited, 1935.
Muir, Edwin. The Structure of the Novel. London: Hogarth Press, 1928.
Muir, Edwin. The Three Brothers. London: Heinemann, 1931.
Muir, Edwin. Variations on a Time Theme. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1934.
Muir, Edwin. The Voyage, and Other Poems. London: Faber, 1946.
Muir, Edwin. We Moderns: Enigmas and Guesses. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1918.

Works Authored

Title Genre Copyright Year Original Language
Chorus of the Newly Dead
1926 English
First Poems
1925 English
The Marionette
1927 English
The Structure of the Novel
Literary Criticism
1928 English
Literary Criticism
1926 English