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I.viii.12. Manuscript and typescript drafts of poems for possible inclusion in the collection 'Station Island' ,

ca. 1982.

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Included worksheets containing drafts of 'Station Island', 'Leaving the Island', 'The Lough Derg Pilgrim' (revised and collected as Sectin II of 'Station Island'), 'A Ghost' (collected as Section VII of 'Station Island'), 'Near Anahorish' (collected as 'Making Strange' in 'Station Island'), 'Encounter on Station Island' (collected as Section VIII of 'Station Island'), 'Master Murphy' (alternatively titled as 'A Vision of Master Murphy on Station Island' and collected as Section V in 'Station Island'), 'Primo Vera Sportsman' (fragment draft alternatively titled as 'Initiate' in file) and 'Remembering Malibu'.
In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
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Notes:Taken from a file originally marked as 'Station Island' by Heaney.

Includes a draft dated June 1982.

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;

Physical description: 139 pages; 3 folders.

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I.viii.12. Manuscript and typescript drafts of poems for possible inclusion in the collection 'Station Island' ,

ca. 1982.
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Included worksheets containing drafts of 'Station Island', 'Leaving the Island', 'The Lough Derg Pilgrim' (revised and collected as Sectin II of 'Station Island'), 'A Ghost' (collected as Section VII of 'Station Island'), 'Near Anahorish' (collected as 'Making Strange' in 'Station Island'), 'Encounter on Station Island' (collected as Section VIII of 'Station Island'), 'Master Murphy' (alternatively titled as 'A Vision of Master Murphy on Station Island' and collected as Section V in 'Station Island'), 'Primo Vera Sportsman' (fragment draft alternatively titled as 'Initiate' in file) and 'Remembering Malibu'.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Extent:139 pages; 3 folders.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/68 (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.