The Lyric Poem and Aestheticism: Forms of Modernity (Edinburgh University Press, 2016).
The Lyric Poem: Formations and Transformations (Cambridge University Press, 2013; issued in paperback, 2016).
Michael Field, The Poet (1880-1914): Published and Manuscript Materials, ed. Thain and Vadillo (Broadview Press, 2009).
‘Michael Field’ (1880-1914): Poetry, Aestheticism, and the Fin de Siècle (Cambridge University Press, 2007; issued in paperback, 2010).
Poetry of the 1890s, ed. Thornton and Thain (Penguin, 1998; Second Edition).
Essays and Articles:
‘Digitizing the Diary: Experiments in Queer Encoding’, Journal of Victorian Culture 2016
‘What Kind of a Critical Category is “Women’ s Poetry”?’ (2003), reprinted in Nineteenth Century Poetry: Criticism and Debates, ed. Emma Mason and Jonathan Herapath (Routledge, 2016).
‘Lyric’, in The Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, ed. Dino F. Felluga, Pamela K. Gilbert, and Linda K. Hughes (Blackwell, 2015).
‘Textual Artifacts and their Digital Representations’, Digital Humanities Quarterly Vol. 9.1 (2015), n.p.
Affective Form: Hardy’s Sculptural Aesthetic’ The Thomas Hardy Journal Vol. 30 (Autumn 2014), pp. 66-82 (ISSN: 0268-5418)