Station Island.New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1985 Stock Code: 126159
First US edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Martha, Sláinte! Seamus Heaney, April 1985". The author's sixth book of poetry, Station Island was first published in the UK the preceding year.
Octavo. Original green cloth-backed tan boards, spine lettered in gilt. With dust jacket.
Spine ends lightly faded, small stains to board edges, lower tips lightly bumped, sprinkle of foxing to edges and prelims. A very good copy in the bright price-clipped jacket.
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