London: Talktapes, 1985. First edition. 8vo, 92 min. audiocassette, with accompanying text booklet, housed in a folding plastic case.
This tribute cassette presents recordings of readings at Colston Hall, Bristol, on 30th October 1983. Each poet reads their own poems, with Frances Horovitz's poems read by Roger Garfitt.
Contents: Rive ; The Risen; The Howling of wolves; Narcissi; A Sunstruck foxglove; Watching a skylark / Ted Hughes -- Blizzard song ; Lorca ; from Anna Akhmatova (transl.) ; from The White Hotel / D.M. Thomas -- A Present ; At the mercy ; Scales / Libby Houston -- Origin of the Peruvian flute ; The Messenger ; Rain -- Birdoswald ; For Adam, nearly twelve ; Letter to my son ; Chrysalis ; Evening / Frances Horovitz -- Ragwort ; Willow song ; Red rock fault ; Where the animals go / Anne Stevenson -- High summer ; After the storm ; Poem for my father ; At Stoke ; In Verdi square ; The Door / Charles Tomlinson -- A Single tree ; Pilgrims ; For C.E.K. ; Dark dawn ; Late acknowledgement ; Text book / P.J. Kavanagh -- The Underground ; Sloe gin ; The Birthplace ; The Railway children ; In Illo tempore ; A Kite for Michael and Christopher ; Station Island VI (stanzas i and iii) ; Station Island XI (part)(St. John of the Cross, transl.) / Seamus Heaney.
Cassette has not been play tested, but is visually fine. The case is slightly cocked, else fine. Item #28435