II.ii.6. Annotated typescript draft of 'The Makings of A Music, Selected Prose, 1968-1978',

ca. 1980.

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Included is the title page, dedication page, quotation page, contents page, foreword and drafts of 'Mossbawn', 'Belfast', 'Feeling Into Words (incomplete), 'The Makings of a Music: Reflections on Wordsworth and Yeats', 'The Fire I' The Flint: Reflections on The Poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins' (photocopy of published article), 'The Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh: From Monaghan to the Grand Canal', (photocopy of published article), 'The Sense of Place', 'Englands of the Mind' (photocopy of published article, originally titled 'Now and in England'), 'In the Country of Convention: English Pastoral Verse', The God in the Tree: Early Irish Nature Poetry' (incomplete), 'Canticles To The Earth: Theodore Roethke', 'Tradition and an Individual Talent: Hugh MacDiarmuid', 'A Memorable Voice: Stevie Smith', 'The Labourer and the Lord: Francis Ledwidge and Lord Dunsany', 'The Poetry of John Hewitt', 'The Mixed Marriage: Paul Muldoon', 'Digging Depper: Briel Friel's Volunteers', 'Faith, Hope and Poetry: Osip Mandelstam' and 'Full Face: Robert Lowell'.


Also included are Heaney's 'editorial queries'.
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
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Notes:Taken from a folder originally marked as 'Seamus Heaney The Makings of A Music Scripts'.

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: 198 pages; 2 folders.

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Arrangement:Sub-fonds
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II.ii.6. Annotated typescript draft of 'The Makings of A Music, Selected Prose, 1968-1978',

ca. 1980.
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Included is the title page, dedication page, quotation page, contents page, foreword and drafts of 'Mossbawn', 'Belfast', 'Feeling Into Words (incomplete), 'The Makings of a Music: Reflections on Wordsworth and Yeats', 'The Fire I' The Flint: Reflections on The Poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins' (photocopy of published article), 'The Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh: From Monaghan to the Grand Canal', (photocopy of published article), 'The Sense of Place', 'Englands of the Mind' (photocopy of published article, originally titled 'Now and in England'), 'In the Country of Convention: English Pastoral Verse', The God in the Tree: Early Irish Nature Poetry' (incomplete), 'Canticles To The Earth: Theodore Roethke', 'Tradition and an Individual Talent: Hugh MacDiarmuid', 'A Memorable Voice: Stevie Smith', 'The Labourer and the Lord: Francis Ledwidge and Lord Dunsany', 'The Poetry of John Hewitt', 'The Mixed Marriage: Paul Muldoon', 'Digging Depper: Briel Friel's Volunteers', 'Faith, Hope and Poetry: Osip Mandelstam' and 'Full Face: Robert Lowell'.
Also included are Heaney's 'editorial queries'.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Extent:198 pages; 2 folders.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/166 (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.