Death of a Naturalist. London: Faber, 1969. First paperback edition. Pp, 57. A good clean copy with small ownership name to front free endpaper. Contemporary signature of Seamus Heaney to front free endpaper.
The authors first commercially published work which earned for Heaney the E.C.Gregory, the Cholmondeley and the Somerset Maugham awards as well as the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize. It has now come to be recognised as one of the most significant collections of poetry in modern times