His only collection, Poems, was published after his death by Faber & Faber. Both the Oxford University Press Anthology of Twentieth-Century British and Irish Poetry, and Penguin Books Poetry of the Thirties include selections from his work.
Parsons had Type I diabetes, and died of pneumonia.
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- "Clere Parsons (Clere Trevor James Herbert Parsons) Biography - (1908–31), (Clere Trevor James Herbert Parsons), Oxford Poetry, Poems". Retrieved 19 September 2010.
- "Bookride: Writers who were invalids...Clere Parsons & W. N. P. Barbellion". 5 April 2009. Retrieved 19 September 2010.