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I.viii.9. Notebook, containing notes and drafts relating to the 'Sweeney Redivivus' sequence in 'Station Island' ,

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Includes manuscript drafts of the poem 'In Illo Tempore' and Heaney's notes on the history of the text 'Buile Suibhne', the origins of Sweeney as a literary character and the factors that influences his re-working of the story.
In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
Language:English
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Notes:Additional doodles and notes are by Heaney's children.

Taken from a folder originally marked by Heaney as 'Station Island'.

Department of Manuscripts, National Library of Ireland. There are additional Seamus Heaney manuscripts held in the Department of Manuscripts (MS 41,932/1-3). This consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of the poem 'Sweeney Astray', with additional notes on early Irish poetry;

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I.viii.9. Notebook, containing notes and drafts relating to the 'Sweeney Redivivus' sequence in 'Station Island' ,

[n.d.]
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Includes manuscript drafts of the poem 'In Illo Tempore' and Heaney's notes on the history of the text 'Buile Suibhne', the origins of Sweeney as a literary character and the factors that influences his re-working of the story.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Language:English
Extent:1 item
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/65 (Manuscripts Reading Room)
Rights:Subject to the provisions of the Copyright Act 2000, the papers in this collection are in copyright. It is necessary to obtain the express permission of the copyright owner before reproducing any material from this collection.