The Written Works of Evelyn Waugh

Arthur Evelyn St. John Waugh (28 October 1903, London – 10 April 1966, Combe Florey, Somerset, England), writer, novelist and journalist.

Year Title
1964 A Little Learning: The First Volume of an Autobiography
N/A A Little Hope [incomplete]
1928 Rossetti, His Life and Works
1935 Edmund Campion: Jesuit and Martyr
1959 The Life of the Right Reverend Ronald Knox/Monsignor Ronald Knox [US edition]
1921 Conversion
n/a The Temple at Thatch [destroyed)
1928 Decline and Fall, An Illustrated Novellette
1930 Vile Bodies
1932 Black Mischief
1934 A Handful of Dust
1936 My Loveday's Little Outing and Other Sad Stories
1938 Scoop: A Novel About Journalists
1942 Put Out More Flags
1942 Work Suspended
1945 Brideshead Revisited: The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder
1947 Scott-King's Modern Europe
1948 The Loved One
1950 Helena
1952 Men At Arms
1953 Love Among the Ruins: A Romance of the New Future
1955 Officers and Gentlemen
1957 The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold
1961 Unconditional Surrender/The End of the Battle [US title]
1963 Basil Seal Rides Again or The Rake's Regress
Film Scenario
1924-25 'The Scarlet Woman'
1936-37 'Lovelies from America' [re-titled 'Lovelies over London']
1916 'The World to Come: A Poem in Three Cantos'
Short Fiction
1910 'The Curse of the Horse Race'
1912 'Multa Pecunia'
1923 'Anthony Who Sought Things That Were Lost'
1923 'Cherwell' (stories)
1926 'The Balance: A Yarn of the Good Old Days of Broad Trousers and High-Necked Jumpers' [published in Georgian Stories]
1927 'The Tutor's Tale. A House of Gentlefolks'
1929 'The Hire-Purchase Marriage: An Inconsequent Version of the Love-in-a-Cottage Myth'
1929 'The Tutor's Tale. A House of Gentlefolks' [second story, same title]
1932 'Bella Fleace Gave a Party'
1932 'Cruise'
1932 'Incident in Azania'
1932 'The Patriotic Honeymoon'
1932 'This Quota Stuff'
1932 'Too Much Tolerance'
1933 'The Man Who Liked Dickens'
1933 'Out of Depth: An Experiment Begun in Shaftesbury Avenue and Ended in Time'
1934 'Mr Crutwell's Little Outing'*/'Mr Loveday's Little Outing'
1934 'On Guard'
1935 'Winner Takes All'
1939 'An Englishman's Home'
1939 'The Sympathetic Passenger'
1942 'My Father's House' [first section of 'Work Suspended']
1947 'Death in Hollywood'
1949 'Compassion'
Non-Fiction: Essays
N/A 'Noah: or The Future Intoxication' [unpublished, lost]
1926 'P.R.B.: An Essay on the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, 1847-1854'
1927 Preface to Thirty-Four Decorative Designs by Francis Crease
1929 'Ronald Firbank'
1946 'What to Do with the Upper Classes: A Modest Proposal'
1947 'Why Hollywood is a Term of Disparagement'
1949 'The American Epoch in the Catholic Church'
1949 'Come Inside'
1962 'Sloth'
1962 'Eldorado Revisited '
Non-Fiction: Travel
1930 Labels, A Mediterranean Journal/A Bachelor Abroad, A Mediterranean Journal (US edition)
1931 Remote People
1934 Ninety-Two Days: The Account of a Tropical Journey Through British Guiana and Part of Brazil
1936 Waugh in Abyssinia
1939 Robbery Under Law: The Mexican Object-Lesson/Mexico: An Object Lesson (US edition)
1946 When the Going Was Good
1952 The Holy Places
1960 A Tourist in Africa
Non-Fiction: Other
1947 Wine in Peace and War


This list excludes speeches, diaries, letters, articles and reviews.

* Original title


Patey, D. L. The Life of Evelyn Waugh: A Critical Biography. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers Ltd., 1989.

Stannard, M. Evelyn Waugh: The Early Years 1903-1939. London: J. M. Dent & Sons. Ltd., 1986.









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