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HEANEY, Seamus.

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  1. Death of a Naturalist.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by Heaney on the front free endpaper, "For Kees, 'Our poesy is as a gum, which oozes from whence 'tis nourished', with happy memories of Rotterdam. Seamus Heaney, June 1977." The book was inscribed following his trip to Rotterdam to participate in the International... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 108416

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  2. Everyman: an Annual Religio-Cultural Review.
    First editions, first impressions. A complete run of this uncommon annual publication, most notable for the inclusion of work by Seamus Heaney: an interview with Mich Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 109064

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  3. Door into the Dark.
    First edition, first impression. From the library of Alan Ansen (1922-2006), a central figure in the loose collection of writers known as the Beats. He was close friends with Burroughs, Ginsberg and Kerouac, and was the inspiration for several of Kerouac's characters including "Rollo Greb" in On the Road, and for "A.J."... Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 51605

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  4. Wintering Out.
    First Edition, preceding the hardcover edition by one year. Signed on the half title by Seamus Heaney. Learn More
    £780

    Stock Code: 31662

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  5. Wintering Out.
    First edition, preceding the hardcover edition by one year. Learn More
    £700

    Stock Code: 76685

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  6. Wintering Out.
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "For Kees, slainte 'gus saol! Seamus Heaney, June 1977 in Rotterdam". Advance review copy with the loosely inserted slips of Faber & Faber and Heaney's publisher in the Netherlands, Meulenhoff. The wrappered edition preceded the casebound edition... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 111709

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  7. Christmas Eve.
    First edition. One of an unspecified number of copies privately printed for the author for use as his Christmas card for 1978. Inscribed by the author on the front to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids, "For Roy Davids, Seamus Heaney. 24 April 1981." Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 103106

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  8. The Makings of a Music: Reflections on the Poetry of Wordsworth and Yeats.
    First edition of the text of Heaney's Kenneth Allott Lecture, delivered at the University of Liverpool on 9 February 1978. Learn More
    £30

    Stock Code: 103179

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  9. Essays by Divers Hands.
    First edition, first impression of this volume of essays, with contributions from Seamus Heaney, Ronald Blythe, Robert Gittings, Thomas Hinde, Paul Jennings, Willian Sansom, Charles Tomlinson, John Stewart Collin, and N.C. Chaudhuri. Learn More
    £50

    Stock Code: 103180

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  10. Changes.

    Changes.

    [Loughcrew]: 1980

    Heaney's Christmas card for 1980. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids on the initial blank, with a quotation from the poem, and referencing the most famous beach in Irish fiction: "Roy, Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 103118

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  11. Holly.

    Holly.

    [Loughcrew]: 1981

    First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the initial blank to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids, and also signed below the poem: "Roy - bon ann Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 103116

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  12. Sweeney and the Saint.
    First edition, one of 125 copies. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids on the title page: "To Roy, with love and happy memories at Christmas, Seamus & Marie & the boys & Catherine Ann." The poem was privately printed for use by the author as his Christmas card for 1982.... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 103121

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  13. A Hazel Stick for Catherine Ann.
    First edition, one of 100 copies. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids, "For Roy, with love and fondest wishes for Christmas, with love from Seamus, Marie, and the children." This poem was printed as the author's Christmas card for 1983.... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 103100

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  14. Place and Displacement. Recent Poetry of Northen Ireland.
    First edition, first impression of the text of Heaney's Peter Laver Memorial lecture delivered at Wordsworth Summer Conference on 2 August 1984. Learn More
    £45

    Stock Code: 103148

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  15. Place and Displacement. Recent Poetry of Northen Ireland.
    First edition, first impression of the text of Heaney's Peter Laver Memorial lecture delivered at Wordsworth Summer Conference on 2 August 1984. Learn More
    £45

    Stock Code: 103150

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  16. Field of Vision.
    First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the manuscript collector and dealer Roy Davids on the title page: "Roy - All the good wishes and good cheer of the season... and thanks for the generous Sotheby-boon! Seamus." The poem was privately printed for use by the author as his Christmas card for 1990,... Learn More
    £675

    Stock Code: 103123

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  17. Joy or Night: Last Things in the Poetry of W. B. Yeats and Philip Larkin.
    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page, and dated July 1994. The text of Heaney's W. D. Thomas Memorial Lecture, delivered at University College of Swansea, on 18 January 1993. Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 103112

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  18. Beowulf.
    First edition, first impression. Winner of the 1999 Whitbread Book of the Year award. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 108990

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  19. Electric Light.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 109435

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