Opened Ground. Poems 1966-1996. London: Faber, 1998. Limited edition of 300 copies, Signed by Heaney. Pp, 478. Quarter cloth, brown paper boards with slipcase. A few scuff marks to spine, otherwise a fine copy. As selected by the author, Opened Ground includes the essential work from Heaney's twelve previous books of poetry, as well as new sequences drawn from two of his landmark translations, The Cure at Troy and Sweeney Astray, and several previously uncollected poems.