A new life of John Betjeman by an award-winning biographer, published to mark the centenary of the poet's birth. John Betjeman was by far the most popular poet of the twentieth century. His collected poems sold over two million copies. Television audiences loved his quirky evocations of landscape and architecture. As Poet Laureate, he became a national icon, but behind the public man were doubts and demons. The poet, best known for writing hymns of praise to athletic middle-class girls on the tennis courts, led a ...

Betjeman 2016, Audible Studios on Brilliance

ISBN-13: 9781531869588

MP3 format

Betjeman 2007, Arrow

ISBN-13: 9780099498377

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Betjeman 2006, Hutchinson Radius

ISBN-13: 9780091797027