Crediting Poetry. The Nobel Lecture, 1995. Dublin: Gallery Press, 1995. first edition, first issue. Pp, 9. Fine copy in pictorial card covers. Signed by Heaney on title page. Heaney's Nobel Lecture, captured here in Crediting Poetry, is a powerful defense of poetry as "the ship and the anchor" of our spirit within an ocean of violent, divisive politics and "world-sorrow."