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Subseries 3.4
Collected printed materials, 1958-2003
Boxes 84 – 88; OP13

Scope and content note

The collected printed materials consist of a variety of materials collected by Seamus Heaney from 1958-2003, including poems, essays, chapbooks, galley proofs, and offprints of other writers. Also present are a small collection of periodicals and a larger group of programs collected by Heaney.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Writings of others
Box Folder Content
84 1 Anonymous, "Caoineadh na Maighdine," musical score
84 2 Abbs, Peter, "Samizdat Stanzas," poem sheet, 1993 with note from the author
84 3 Alcorn, Alfred, "In the Kingdom of Nabokovia," Harvard Review, proof, undated
84 4 Antonaides, Anthony C., Poetics of Architecture, Theory of Design, Chapter 6: "Poetry and Literature," photocopy
84 5 Astor, Brooks, "Discipline," poem card, inscribed and signed by author
84 6 Balakian, Peter, "A Christmas Message from Frank Lloyd Wright," poetry card, 1989
84 7 Baranczak, Stanislaw, "Petit-Bourgeois Virtues," with nine other poems, typescript with notes in Seamus Heaney's hand
84 8 Beach, Christopher, "Who Else Has Lived Through Purgatory?": Ezra Pound and Robert Lowell," offprint
84 9 Beckett, Samuel, translator, Anthology of Mexican Poetry, Indiana University Press, 1958, photocopy
84 10 Bosch, Daniel, Homages & Elegies, Chapbook with holograph note laid in, signed 1998
84 11 Braidwood, J., "Terms for 'Left-handed' in the Ulster Dialects," offprint from Ulster Folklife, volume 18, 1972, inscribed
84 12 Christmas, John, "Inishbofin," final draft, 2003, with letter from the author
84 13 Cook, Eleanor, "'A Seeing and Unseeing in the Eye': Canadian Literature and Sense of Place," offprint from Daedalus, Fall, 1988
84 14 Davitt, Michael, Two poems in Innti 10, inscribed and signed by the author, 1986
84 15 Dawe, Gerald, "Telling a Story: Beyond Across a Roaring Hill: the Protestant Imagination in Modern Ireland," offprint from Studies, Summer 1988, signed Studies, Summer 1988, signed
84 16 Dodge, Jim, "Practice, Practice, Practice," poem card, 1998
84 17 Dunn, Douglas, "'Importantly Live': Lyricism in Contemporary Poetry," Dundee University Occasional Papers 1, 1888, with letter from Hilda D. Speer laid in
84 18 Durkan, Teresita, "To a Migratory Bird," chapbook, inscribed and signed by author, 1989
84 19 Emmott, Stuart Earle, "Particles of Rain," chapbook, 1985
84 20 Engel, Moore, "An Exemplary Edmund Wilson," offprint from The Yale Review, 1987, inscribed by the author
84 21 Fanger, Donald, "Conflicting Imperatives in the Case of the Russian Writer: The Case of Tertz/Sinyavsky," offprint from Literature and History: Theoretical Problems and Russian Case Studies, 1986, inscribed
84 22 Foster, John Wilson, "A Redefinition of Topographical Poetry," offprint from Journal of English and Germanic Philology, volume 69, number 3, July 1970
84 23 Foster, John Wilson, "A Runagate Tongue, Or, English as We Speak It in Ulster," galley proofs with holograph notes
84 24 Gatton, John Spalding, "The Sunflower Saint: Oscar Wilde in Louisville," The Filson Club History Quarterly, volume 52, number 1, January 1978, photocopy
84 25 Gioia, Dana, "Poetry Chronicle," offprint, The Hudson Review, volume 34, number 4, Winter 1981-82, inscribed by the author
84 26 Greacen, Robert, "Some Memories of Michael McLaverty (1904-1992)," photocopied from unknown source with note from the author
84 27 Griffiths, Jane, "The House," chapbook, 1989
84 28 Guenther, Charles, Poems and reviews from various sources, 1979-1998, photocopies
84 29 Howes, Barbara, "Being Me," poem card, Christmas 1982, signed
84 30 "The Iain Chrichton Smith Memorial Prize 1999," anthology of creative writing by Oban High School students
84 31 Johnston, Carol Ann, Eudora Welty: A Study of the Short Fiction, Twayne Publishers, 1997, photocopy
84 32 Jory, Jon, Commencement address, Bellarmine College, 14 May 1994
84 33 Kane, George, "Poets and Poetics of Sin," The Morton W. Bloomfield Lectures on Medieval English Literature, I, Harvard University, 1989
84 34 Kelly, Hannah, "The Struggle," poem cycle, 1982
84 35 Langland, Joseph, "A Dream of Love," and "In Saarinen's Lake, poems signed by author, with letter and envelope, ca. 1980s
84 35 Lee, John Robert, "Clearing Ground: Poems," inscribed and signed by the author, Easter 1991
84 37 Little, Graham, "The Flag My Father Wore," typescript for Eureka Street, June 1992
84 38 Mackle, Henry, "Fairies and Leprechauns," photocopied from Ulster Life, volume 10, 1964, inscribed and signed by author
84 39 McGovern, Iggy, "Magdalen Sonnets," Ten sonnets, ca. 1999, signed by the author
84 40 Manson, John, "East Sutherland and Other Poems," "1985; Malevich in Edinburgh," 1977, chapbooks
84 41 Matthew, H.C.G., "Leslie Stephen and the New Dictionary of National Biography," Leslie Stephen Lecture, Cambridge University, 1995
84 42 Montague, John, "Last Chance," Christmas broadside, second series, number ten, University Libraries, State University of New York at Buffalo, undated
84 43 Morisco, Gabriella, "The Painful Path of Voluntary Memory" the Art of Elizabeth Bishop," English Department, University of Hull, Occasional Paper 16, 1991
84 44 Murphy, Hayden, " Broadsheet 1967-1978: Poetry, Prose, and Graphics," exhibition catalog, National Library of Scotland, 1983
84 45 Murphy, Hayden, "5 ½" Bloomsday 2000, six poem cards with letter and envelope, 16 June 2000
84 46 Murphy, Hayden, "Bloomsday Message, 2002" signed by the author, number 19 0f 50 with unpublished review of Collected Poems and obituary of Michael Hartnett,
85 1 Narita, Tatsushi, "Eliot and His First Beating of the 'Bhghong' – A Brief Treatise on His View of Poetry," offprint from Studies in Social Sciences and Humanities, volume 32, March 1988
85 2 Narita, Tatsushi, "T.S. Eliot and His St. Louis Area Background," offprint from Studies in Social Sciences and Humanities, volume 33, March 1989
85 3 O'Brien, Connor Cruise, articles on various topics, 1990 photocopies
85 4 O'Brien, Darcy, "The Story of Potts' Tavern," photocopied from unknown source, signed by author, 1987
85 5 O'Brien, Gearoid, Wm. Colm Nolan and Paul Hoare, "Athlone Poets," poem sheet 1, Kincora Poetry, 1974, signed by the authors
85 6 O'Connor, Mike, translator, "Colors of Daybreak and Dusk: A Selection of Poems by Chia Tao (779-843)," 1995
85 7 O'Donoghue, Bernard, "Visiting the Birthplace of Aodhagan O Rathaille," proofs with holograph note written by author
85 8 O'Hayer, Patrick, "Border Wars," chapbook, inscribed and signed by author
85 9 O hlnneirghe, Seamas, "Uiliseas: a chum James Joyce," undated
85 10 Pheathan, Ellen, Fifty Contemporary Poetry Books, 1998, with letter
85 11 Printz-Pahlson, Goran, "Interview with Raymond Williams (1967)," offprint from Comparative Criticism, volume II, inscribed by author
85 12 Rauchbauer, Otto, editor, "An Introductory Sketch", Ancestral Voices: The Big House in Anglo-Irish Literature, offprint, 1992
85 13 Ruark, Gibbons, Rescue the Perishing, advance uncorrected proofs, 1991
85 14 Rurak, Gibbons, "Spending an Irish Sixpence," photocopied from unknown source, inscribed to Heaneys, May 2002
85 15 Rynne, Etienne, "Athenry, A Medieval Irish Town," inscribed and signed by author, 1992
85 16 Sands, Bobby, The Diary of Bobby Sands, the first seventeen days of Bobby's H-Block hunger strike to the death, 1981
85 17 Schuchard, Ronald, "'As Regarding Rhythm:' Yeats and the Imagists," photocopied from Yeats: An Annual of Critical and Textual Studies, volume II, 1984, inscribed and signed by author
85 18 Shell, Marc, "OK; or Handel with Care," offprint from Common Knowledge, volume 3, Winter 1997, inscribed by author
85 19 Stack, Tom, No Earthly Estate: The Religious Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh, galley proofs, pp. 1-99 [1 of 3]
85 20 Stack, Tom, No Earthly Estate: The Religious Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh, galley proofs, pp. 100-173 [2 of 3]
85 21 Stack, Tom, No Earthly Estate: The Religious Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh, galley proofs, pp. 108-221 [3 of 3]
85 22 Sund, Robert, "Home: A Prayer for the World Where You Found It," poem card, 1988
85 23 Thompson, E.P., "Education and Experience," Fifth Mansbridge Memorial Lecture, Leeds University, 1967, photocopy
85 24 Toraiwa, Masazumi, Five Elements, photocopied poetry collection, undated
85 25 Toraiwa, Masazumi, "Sayonara," poem card, undated
85 26 "Travels," Christmas card signed by Dorothea and Gerald, 1988
85 27 Van de Waarsenburg, Hans, "Zuidwal (South Wall)", inscribed and signed by author, 1993
85 28 Vierek, Peter, "Anti-Form or Neo: A Curse on Both Houses," photocopied from Parnassus Magazine, Spring, 1993
85 29 Warren, Rosanna, review of Beyond Amazement: New Essays on John Ashbery, David Lehman, editor, 1980, offprint
85 30 Wathen, Ronnie, "Greek Discoteque," poem, signed by author, 1987
85 31 Wilkinson, Paul and Griselda Cann Mussett, "Beowulf in Kent," Faversham Paper number 64, signed by Mussett, 1998
85 32 Wormald, Mark, "Stills and Reflections," chapbook, Christmas 1988
Periodicals
86 1 The Dublin Magazine, volume 8, numbers 1&2, Spring/Summer 1969
86 2 Encounter, March and May 1963
86 3 Envoy, Fall/Winter 1981-1982; Spring/Summer 1982; number 46, 1985
86 4 Fortnight: An Independent Review for Northern Ireland, numbers 29, [30?], 36, 39, 40-41, 44, 50, 1971-1972
86 5 In-Between: Essays and Studies in Literary Criticism, volume 10, number 862, 2001
86 6 Ireland of the Welcomes, volume 19, Spring 1971; volume 20, number 6, March-April 1972; volume 24, number 6, November-December 1975; volume 26, number 2, March-April 1977
86 7 Landfall, volume 15, number 4, December 1961
86 8 The New Yorker, 16 March 1981; 15 September 1986
86 9 The New Yorker, 28 December 1987; 14 January 2002; 14 April 2003
86 10 NPFO 6 [ New Poetry from Oxford 6], 1988 New Poetry from Oxford 6], 1988
86 11 Pennypaper, no. 1, ca. 1960s
87 1 Punch, 5 January 1977
87 2 Tandem, 4/5, [1996]
Programs
87 3 "The Cheviot, the Sly, and the Black Black Oil," by John McGrath, Abbey Theatre, June 1974
87 4 Alexander Stone Lectureship in Bibliography (University of Glasgow), 1980-1987
87 5 Recital by Charles Lynch to mark the bi-centenary of the birth of John Field, National Concert Hall (Dublin), 26 July 1982
87 6 Eighty-fifth Annual Dinner of the American Irish Historical Society, The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York), 1982
87 7 "Boseman and Lena," by Athol Fugard, Field Day Theatre Company 1983
87 8 Eighty-sixth Annual Dinner of the American Irish Historical Society, The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York), 1983
87 9 Requiem mass for Robert Stuart Fitzgerald, St. Mary's Church (New Haven, Connecticut), 19 January 1985
87 10 The Charitable Irish Society, 248th Anniversary Dinner (Boston), 17 March 1985
87 11 "Double Cross," by Thomas Kilroy, Field Day Theatre Company, ca. 1986 with reviews laid in
87 12 Dedication of the John J. Burns Library of Rare Books and Special Collections (Boston College), 22 April 1986
87 13 "Foundation Day," Harvard University, 4 September 1986
87 14 Programs for honorary doctorate awards ceremonies, 1986-2002
87 15 The Charitable Irish Society, 250th Anniversary Dinner (Boston), 17 March 1987
87 16 A Memorial Tribute to Morton Wilfred Bloomfield, Harvard University, 26 May 1987
87 17 "Making History," by Brian Friel, Field Day Theatre Company, 1988
87 18 Program in celebration of the life of Henry Kaiser, Washington, D.C., 17 May 1989
87 19 Magdalen College Chapel, Michaelmas Term (Oxford), 1991
87 20 The MacDiarmid Centenary in Langholm (Scotland), 13 September 1992
87 21 Phi Beta Kappa Literary Exercises, Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, 8 June 1993
87 22 Requiem mass to celebrate the life of Oisin Ferran, St. Brigid's Church, 22 December 1993
87 23 "Who Shall Be Happy..?" by Trevor Griffiths, Mad Cow Productions (Belfast), ca. mid 1990s
87 24 David Jones (1895-1970) Centenary Conference, University of Wales Department of English, 22-24 September 1995, with catalog of books by David Jones
87 25 "Six Characters in Search of an Author," by Luigi Pirandello, new version by Thomas Kilroy, The Abbey Theatre, 1996
87 26 "Give Me Your Answer, Do!" by Brian Friel, Abbey Theatre, 1997
87 27 "Substance and Shadow," Sixth John Hewitt International Summer School, St. MacNissi's College (Northern Ireland), 23-31 July 1993
87 28 Synge Summer School, Rathdrum, County Wicklow, Ireland), 2-8 July 2000
87 29 Requiem mass for Fr. Herbert McCabe, Priory of the Holy Spirit (Oxford), 5 July 2001
87 30 London Jazz Festival, 9-18 November 2001
87 31 Dixon/Bruce wedding, Holy Trinity Abbey Church (Adare, County Limerick), 16 February 2002
87 32 "The Homecoming," Harold Pinter, Circle Theatre (Belfast), undated
87 33 "The Midnight Court," Druid Theatre Company, undated
87 34 "Travesties," Royal Shakespeare Company (London), undated
87 35 Miscellaneous programs, various dates
Other collected printed materials
87 36 Broadsheet series from Bernard Stone, Turret Books [1 of 2]
87 37 Broadsheet series from Bernard Stone, Turret Books [2 of 2]
87 38 Brochures/leaflets
87 39 Cartoons
87 40 Book catalogs
87 41 Exhibition catalogs
87 42 Miscellaneous catalogs
88 1 Clippings, miscellaneous topics [1 of 4]
88 2 Clippings, miscellaneous topics [2 of 4]
88 3 Clippings, miscellaneous topics [3 of 4]
88 4 Clippings, miscellaneous topics [4 of 4]
88 5 Flyers
88 6 Newsletters, various issues of miscellaneous titles
88 7 Pamphlets
OP13 Posters (W.H. Auden)
88 8 Miscellaneous items
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