A Poetry Archive recording by

Seamus Heaney

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

  • 1 -
    "Death of a Naturalist"

  • 2 -
    "Blackberry Picking"

  • 3 -
    "Mid-term Break"

  • 4 -
    "The Peninsula"

  • 5 -
    "Bogland"

  • 6 -
    "Anahorish"

  • 7 -
    "Broagh"

  • 8 -
    "The Tollund Man"

  • 9 -

  • 10 -
    "The Grauballe Man"

  • 11 -
    "Exposure"

  • 12 -
    "Oysters"

  • 13 -
    "Casualty"

  • 14 -
    "Glanmore Sonnets: Dogger, Rockall, Malin..."

  • 15 -
    "The Harvest Bow"

  • 16 -

  • 17 -
    "A Kite for Michael and Christopher"

  • 18 -
    "The Railway Children"

  • 19 -
    "Station Island, section 7"

  • 20 -
    "The Haw Lantern"

  • 21 -
    "Clearances: sonnets 2, 3, 5, 8"

  • 22 -
    "Fosterling"

  • 23 -
    "Squarings: section 8"

  • 24 -
    "Seeing Things"

  • 25 -
    "The Skylight"

  • 26 -

  • 27 -

  • 28 -
    "A Call"

  • 29 -
    "Postscript"

  • 30 -
    "Perch"

  • 31 -
    "Bann Valley Eclogue"

  • 32 -
    "Electric Light"

  • 33 -
    "The Blackbird of Glanmore"


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  • Death of a Naturalist, Faber & Faber 1966
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  • Door into the Dark, Faber & Faber 1969
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  • Wintering Out, Faber & Faber 1972
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  • Stations, Ulsterman Publications, 1975
  • North, Faber & Faber 1975
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  • Field Work, Faber & Faber 1979
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  • Preoccupations (prose), Faber & Faber 1980
  • Station Island, Faber & Faber, 1984
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  • The Rattle Bag (editor, with Ted Hughes), Faber & Faber 1985
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  • The Haw Lantern, Faber & Faber 1987
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  • New Selected Poems 1966-1987, Faber & Faber 1990
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  • Seeing Things, Faber & Faber 1991
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  • The Spirit Level, Faber & Faber 1991
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  • Opened Ground: Poems 1966-1996, Faber & Faber 1998
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  • Beowulf, a New Verse Translation, Faber & Faber 1998
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  • Beowulf (CD audio), Penguin 2000
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  • Electric Light, Faber & Faber 2001
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  • Sweeney Astray: A Version from the Irish, Faber & Faber 2001
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  • Finders Keepers, Faber and Faber 2002
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  • The Redress of Poetry, Faber and Faber 2002
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  • The Testament of Cresseid, Enitharmon Editions, 2004
  • The School Bag (editor, with Ted Hughes), Faber & Faber New Edition 2005
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  • Seamus Heaney Reading from his Poems, The Poetry Archive 2005
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  • District and Circle, Faber & Faber 2006
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  • The Testament of Cresseid, Faber and Faber 2009
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  • Human Chain, Faber, 2010
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