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HEANEY, Seamus, & Michael Longley.

Room to Rhyme.

An anthology of poems. And of ballads collected by David Hammond.

[Belfast, Arts Council or Northern Ireland, 1968] Stock Code: 129443
£975.00
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Notes

First edition, first impression, of this early collection grouping poems by Heaney and Longley, alongside folk ballads collected by David Hammond. In addition to four selections from Death of a Naturalist (1966), including the famous "Digging", Room to Rhyme entails the first book appearance of five other Heaney poems. Uncommon, with ten copies listed on OCLC.

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Description

Quarto. Original printed wrappers.

Illustrations

Photographic portraits and woodcut illustrations in the text.

Condition

Light soiling to rear cover and in a couple of minor instances to contents, else a very good copy.

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