SELECTED POEMS 1966-1987.
Price: $40.00 USD
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux.
Date Published: 1990.
Edition: First American Edition
Condition: Fine in Dust Jacket
Book Id: 2377
First American edition. Octavo, original black cloth titled in blind on front panel, titled in gold on spine. 267 pp. plus Index of Titles and First Lines. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
¶ Seamus Heaney (1939-2013) was an Irish poet, playwright, translator and lecturer, and the recipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature. Robert Lowell called him "the most important Irish poet since Yeats" and upon his death the British newspaper 'The Independent' described him as "probably the best-known poet in the world". This is a collection of Heamus's early poetry from his first nne books.