John Masefield Virtual Research Environment

Welcome to the Virtual Research Environment for John Masefield (1878-1967).

Masefield Bibliography: Addenda and Errata:

Philip W. Errington, John Masefield - The 'Great Auk' of English Literature - A Bibliography (published by: The British Library / Oak Knoll Press, 2004)

John Masefield: Dust-Jacket Project

The Masefield dust-jacket project intends to provide a database for information relating to dust-jackets and wrappers for works by the author John Masefield (1878-1967). References are to Philip W. Errington, John Masefield - The "Great Auk" of English Literature - A Bibliography (The British Library / Oak Knoll Press, 2004)

The John Masefield Society

The John Masefield Society was formed in 1992 to stimulate the appreciation of, and interest in, the life and works of John Masefield (Poet Laureate 1930-1967). The Society is based in Ledbury, the Herefordshire market town of his birth, and holds various public events in addition to publishing a journal and occasional papers. 

For further information and enquiries, please contact Dr. Philip W. Errington (

John Masefield portrait