II.iv.12. Manuscript and typescript drafts of the lecture 'A Torchlight Procession of One: On Hugh MacDiarmid',

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Contains an incomplete manuscript draft, complete manuscript drafts and an annotated typescript draft of the essay. With related photocopied sheets of MacDiarmid's poetry dispersed throughout.


Also attached is a copy of the broadsheet edition of Heaney's poem 'An Invocation', addressed to Hugh MacDiarmid, which was published by Bernard Stone and Raymond Danowski in 1992.
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
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Notes:Taken from a file originally marked 'Hugh MacDiarmid' by Heaney.

The lecture was given by Heaney in his capacity as Professor of Poetry at Oxford University in October 1992, also given as the R.I. Best Memorial Lecture at the National Library of Ireland in January 1993 and was published in 'The Redress of Poetry' (1995).

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: 164 pages; 3 folders.

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Arrangement:Sub-fonds
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II.iv.12. Manuscript and typescript drafts of the lecture 'A Torchlight Procession of One: On Hugh MacDiarmid',

[n.d.]
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Contains an incomplete manuscript draft, complete manuscript drafts and an annotated typescript draft of the essay. With related photocopied sheets of MacDiarmid's poetry dispersed throughout.
Also attached is a copy of the broadsheet edition of Heaney's poem 'An Invocation', addressed to Hugh MacDiarmid, which was published by Bernard Stone and Raymond Danowski in 1992.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Extent:164 pages; 3 folders.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/194 (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.