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III.v.6. Manuscript and typescript drafts of the fable 'The Cock and the Jasper',

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Contributors: Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506?
Summary:Draft 1, with pages numbered 1-11, compiled in both manuscript and typescript; draft 2 in typescript with manuscript annotations throughout; draft 3 in typescript. Alternative title in file 'The Cock and the Gemstone'.
In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
Language:English
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Notes:Heaney's 'The Testament of Cresseid, a retelling of Robert Henryson's poem, was published by the Enitharmon Press in 2004; 'The Testament of Cresseid & Seven Fables' was published by Faber and Faber in 2009.

Taken from a folder originally marked as 'Henryson' by Heaney.

MS 49,493/226 (p. 2) has been copied and the copy inserted into the file, as the original items contains personal details.

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: 17 pages.

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III.v.6. Manuscript and typescript drafts of the fable 'The Cock and the Jasper',

[n.d.]
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Draft 1, with pages numbered 1-11, compiled in both manuscript and typescript; draft 2 in typescript with manuscript annotations throughout; draft 3 in typescript. Alternative title in file 'The Cock and the Gemstone'.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Language:English
Extent:17 pages.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/226 (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.