Charles Williams, 1886‑1945
A Select Chronological Bibliography
1912 The Silver Stair [poetry]
1917 Poems of Conformity [poetry]
1920 Divorce [poetry]
1924 Windows of Night [poetry]
1930 Heroes and Kings [poetry]
War in Heaven [novel]
1931 Many Dimensions [novel]
The Place of the Lion [novel]
Three Plays [The Witch.—The Chaste Wanton.—The Rite of Passion]
1932 The Greater Trumps [novel]
1933 Shadows of Ecstasy [novel]
1936 Thomas Cranmer of Canterbury [verse play]
1937 Descent into Hell [novel]
1938 Taliessin Through Logres [poetry]
1939 Judgement at Chelmsford [verse play]
1944 The Region of the Summer Stars [poetry]
1945 The House of the Octopus [verse play]
1945 All Hallow's Eve [novel]
1948 Seed of Adam, and Other Plays [includes The Death of Good Fortune, The House by the
Stable, Grab and Grace]
1954 Taliessin Through Logres and The Region of the Summer Stars [1st combined ed.]
1963 Collected Plays / ed. John Heath‑Stubbs.
1991 Arthurian Poets: Charles Williams / ed. David Llewellyn Dodds.
2000 The Masques of Amen House / ed. David Bratman.
Works of Criticism, Theology & History
1930 Poetry at Present.
1932 The English Poetic Mind.
1933 Reason and Beauty in the Poetic Mind.
1934 James I [biography]
1935 Rochester [biography]
1936 Queen Elizabeth [biography]
1937 Henry VII [biography]
Stories of Great Names [Alexander, Julius Caesar, Charlemagne, Joan of Arc,
Shakespeare, Voltaire, Wesley]
1938 He Came Down from Heaven [theology of the fall, sin, redemption, love]
1939 The Descent of the Dove: A Short History of the Holy Spirit in the Church.
1941 Religion and Love in Dante: The Theology of Romantic Love [pamphlet]
The Way of Exchange [pamphlet]
1942 The Forgiveness of Sins [in Shakespeare & Christian theology]
1943 The Figure of Beatrice: A Study in Dante.
1946 Flecker of Dean Close.
1948 Arthurian Torso, containing the posthumous fragment of The Figure of Arthur
by Charles Williams and a commentary on the Arthurian poems of Charles
Williams by C.S. Lewis.
1958 The Image of the City and Other Essays / ed. Anne Ridler.
1961 Selected Writings / ed. Anne Ridler.
1990 Outlines of Romantic Theology / ed. Mary Alice Hadfield.
1993 Essential Writings in Spirituality and Theology / ed. Charles Hefling.
1989 Letters to Lalange: The Letters of Charles Williams to Lois Lang-Sims / ed. Lois Lang-
Sims & Glen Cavaliero.
2002 To Michal from Serge: Letters from Charles Williams to His Wife, Florence, 1939-1945 /
ed. Roma A. King.
PJS [rev. 5/06]