About Philip LarkinRead famous Philip Larkin poems. Larkin was a great english poet and writer. Despite the controversy Larkin was chosen in a 2003 Poetry Book Society survey, as Britain's best-loved poet of the previous 50 years, and in 2008 The Times named him Britain's greatest post-war writer.
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Three of his poems: This Be The Verse, The Whitsun Weddings and An Arundel Tomb featured in the Nation's Top 100 Poems as voted for by viewers of the BBC's Bookworm in 1995.