The Midnight Verdict. Dublin: Gallery Books, 1993. Pp, 42. Black cloth boards, title lettered in gilt to spine, in publisher's dust jacket featuring a drawing by Tony O'Malley. A fine copy. Signed by Heaney on the title-page.
One of 950 copies printed (there was an additional 75 copies, numbered & signed reserved fo patrons of The Gallery Press). The Three translations included here were all part of a single impulse. 'Orpheus and Eurydice' done in June 1993, just before Heaney began to prepare a lecture on 'Cuirt an Mhean Oiche' (1780) for the Merriman Summer School.