The Echo Gate. Inscribed Copy (1979)
Author: Michael Longley
Book ID: 64005
The Echo Gate. Poems 1975-1979. London: Secker, 1979. First Edition. Pp 53. Green cloth boards, in dust jacket printed in green & white. Ownership name to front free endpaper.
Presentation copy, Inscribed by the Author on title-page.
The fourth collection of poetry by Longley, exploring his native Irish landscape, lore and history including the Troubles, together with a group of love poems.
It was the Poetry Book Society Choice for Christmas, 1979.