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100 Poems

Hardback, 28/06/2018, €14.85
€12.99
Seamus Heaney had the idea to form a personal selection of poems from across the entire arc of his writing life, small yet comprehensive enough to serve as an introduction for all comers. But now, finally, the project has been returned to, resulting in an intimate gathering of poems chosen and introduced by the Heaney family.

Seamus Heaney Collected Poems (CD Box)

Q, 06/12/2018, €60.00
Rare CD box set of Seamus Heaney reading all his poems is made available again with additional poems to represent his final collection, Human Chain. A 16 CD box set, containing 18 hours of listening.

Aeneid Book VI

Paperback, 07/03/2019, €14.85
In a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil's epic poem composed sometime between 29 and 19 BC, follows the hero, Aeneas, on his descent into the underworld.

Death of a Naturalist

Hardback, 21/01/2016, €17.55
€16.99
Featuring lyrical and descriptive powers, this book marked the auspicious debut of one of the century's finest poets.

Beowulf: A New Translation

Paperback, 02/10/2000, €14.85
Composed towards the end of the first millennium of our era, the Anglo-Saxon poem "Beowulf" is a Northern epic and a classic of European literature. In this new translation, Seamus Heaney has produced a work that is true, line by line, to the original poem.

New and Selected Poems

20/11/2014, €20.80
More than any other poet since Wordsworth, the author can make us understand that the outside world is not outside, but what we are made of.

New Selected Poems 1988-2013

Paperback, 15/10/2015, €20.30
Provides an unrivalled account of a period of work that was crowned by the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995. This book reprints the author's chosen poems from his later years.

Seeing Things

Paperback, 03/06/1991, €14.85
This collection of Seamus Heaney's work, especially in the series of 12-line poems entitled "Squarings", shows he is ready to re-imagine experience and "to credit marvels". The title poem is typical in that it begins with memories of an actual event, then moves towards the visionary.

The Spirit Level

Paperback, 06/05/1996, €14.85
A collection of poems from the winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature. The poems discover the possibility of a new beginning in many subjects and circumstances. Private memories, classical scenes and humble domestic objects are endowed with talismanic significance and friends and relatives are invoked for their promise and steadfastness.

Opened Ground: Poems, 1966-96

Paperback, 07/09/1998, €25.70
A reissue of Heaney's "New Selected Poems 1966-1987", which has been expanded to include work from two subsequent collections, "Seeing Things" and the award-winning "The Spirit Level", as well as poems not previously published.