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II.iv.14. Manuscript and typescript drafts of essays on Christopher Marlowe,

[1993]

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Contains a notebook with manuscript notes and fragments of prose criticism on Marlowe, manuscript and typescripts drafts of an essay/lecture on Marlowe titled as 'Cut is the Branch', and annotated typescript drafts of 'Extending the Alphabet: On Christopher Marlowe's ''Hero and Leander'', including draft marked as 'New Version 2-193'.


Also included is a draft of a poem (dated 18 October 1991) with the first lines 'Male Bonding Rule OK, said Jake/ I turned the key, let off the brake'.
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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 as 'Marlowe: Hero and Leander' by Heaney.

The lecture 'Extending the Alphabet: On Christopher Marlowe's ''Hero and Leander'' was given at Harvard University in 1993, and subsequently 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: 131 pages, 1 bound volume.

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II.iv.14. Manuscript and typescript drafts of essays on Christopher Marlowe,

[1993]
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Contains a notebook with manuscript notes and fragments of prose criticism on Marlowe, manuscript and typescripts drafts of an essay/lecture on Marlowe titled as 'Cut is the Branch', and annotated typescript drafts of 'Extending the Alphabet: On Christopher Marlowe's ''Hero and Leander'', including draft marked as 'New Version 2-193'.
Also included is a draft of a poem (dated 18 October 1991) with the first lines 'Male Bonding Rule OK, said Jake/ I turned the key, let off the brake'.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Extent:131 pages, 1 bound volume.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/196 (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.