Rachel Annand Taylor

Rachel Annand Taylor books and biography


Rachel Annand Taylor

Scottish poet, 1876-1960, born in Aberdeen. Today little known, she was admired by Richard Aldington and D. H. Lawrence.

She was included in Nicholson & Lee, eds. The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse, 1917.


  • Poems (1904)
  • Rose and Vine (1908)
  • The House of Fiametta (1909)
  • Aspects of the Italian Renaissance (1923, reprinted 1968)
  • The End of Fiametta (1923)
  • Leonardo the Florentine: A Study in Personality (1927, reprinted in 2003, ISBN 0-7661-4411-9)
  • Invitation to Renaissance Italy (1930)
  • Dunbar the Poet and his Period (1931, reprinted 1969)
  • Renaissance France (1949)


  • The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse

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