The Pyramid

List of works


  • Poems (1934)

Theatric works

  • The Brass Butterfly (1958)


  • Lord of the Flies (1954)
  • The Inheritors (1955)
  • Pincher Martin (1956)
  • Free Fall (1959)
  • The Spire (1964)
  • The Pyramid (1967)
  • The Scorpion God (1971)
  • Darkness Visible (1979)
  • The Paper Men (1984)
  • To the Ends of the Earth (trilogy)
    • Rites of Passage (1980)
    • Close Quarters (1987)
    • Fire Down Below (1989)
  • The Double Tongue (posthumous publication 1995)[17]


  • The Hot Gates (1965)
  • A Moving Target (1982)
  • An Egyptian Journal (1985)

Unpublished works

  • Seahorse was written in 1948. It is a biographical account of sailing on the south coast of England whilst in training for D-Day.[18]
  • Circle Under the Sea is an adventure novel about a writer who sails to discover archaeological treasures off the coast of the Scilly Isles.[19]
  • Short Measure is a novel set in a British boarding school.[20]

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