Seamus Heaney -'Island People' - Summer 1969. Rare 32 page booklet published by the BBC for their Music Workshop for Schools in Summer 1969.It was first published the previous year, this is the second and final impression. Both printings are very scarce. In fine condition, appears to have sat on a shelf untouched for.
There is a little foxing to the top edge and a very occasional small foxing spot. The staples have a bit of rusting as seems usual.The pages are very clean and fresh with no creasing or bent corners. Nine of the twelve poems make their only appearance in this booklet. With the exception of'Inisheer' and'The Dealing Man', all of Heaney's text has been set to music by Gerald Victory. Illustrated throughout by Doreen Roberts. A very scarce early Heaney item that was used in school music classes and rarely turns up for sale.
THE BOOK WILL BE VERY CAREFULLY PACKED AND SENT BY FULLY INSURED POST. The item "Seamus Heaney ISLAND PEOPLE BBC Music Workshop 1969 Very Rare" is in sale since Wednesday, April 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".
The seller is "smithsw" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.