The Vinland Map and the Tartar Relation (1966 with Thomas E. Marston and George O. Synge (1962)
Six Irish Poets: Austin Clarke Richard Kell Thomas Kinsella John Montague Richard Murphy Richard Weber (1962)
Penguin Book of Poetry of the Thirties (1963)
Collected Poems of David Gascoyne (1965)
The World of W B Yeats: Essays in Perspective (1965 with Anne Saddlemyer)
Irish Renaissance: A Gathering of Essays Memoirs and Letters from the Massachusetts Review (1965 with David R.
In 1963 he emigrated to Canada and began teaching at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. Skelton was an authority on Irish literature. From 1944 to 1947 he served with the Royal Air Force in India.