Publisher: Secker & Warburg Limited, London;
Date of Publication: 1979
Stock Code: 5917
INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp 53. Original jade green cloth with gilt titles to spine in unclipped black dust-jacket with white and green titles and decoration. A clean bright copy. Ownership inscription to ffep and Author’s inscription in blue ink to title page: “To Wilbert Hemings, Michael Longley”. Near Fine in like jacket.
The fourth collection of poetry by Michael Longley, exploring his native Irish landscape, lore and history including the Troubles, together with a group of love poems. Poetry Book Society Choice for Christmas, 1979.