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Publisher Comments:

Seeing Things (1991), as Edward Hirsch wrote in The New York Times Book Review, "is a book of thresholds and crossings, of losses balanced by marvels, of casting and gathering and the hushed, contrary air between water and sky, earth and heaven." Along with translations from the Aeneid and the Inferno, this book offers several poems about Heaney's late father.

Synopsis:

Seeing Things (1991), as Edward Hirsch wrote in The New York Times Book Review, "is a book of thresholds and crossings, of losses balanced by marvels, of casting and gathering and the hushed, contrary air between water and sky, earth and heaven." Along with translations from the Aeneid and the Inferno, this book offers several poems about Heaney's late father.

Synopsis:

Seeing Things (1991), as Edward Hirsch wrote in The New York Times Book Review, "is a book of thresholds and crossings, of losses balanced by marvels, of casting and gathering and the hushed, contrary air between water and sky, earth and heaven." Along with translations from the Aeneid and the Inferno, this book offers several poems about Heaney's late father.

About the Author

Seamus Heaney received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374257767
Subtitle:
Poems
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Author:
Heaney, Seamus
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Single Author - British & Irish
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 8
Publication Date:
19911201
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.287 in

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Seeing Things (1991), as Edward Hirsch wrote in The New York Times Book Review, "is a book of thresholds and crossings, of losses balanced by marvels, of casting and gathering and the hushed, contrary air between water and sky, earth and heaven." Along with translations from the Aeneid and the Inferno, this book offers several poems about Heaney's late father.

"Synopsis" by ,
Seeing Things (1991), as Edward Hirsch wrote in The New York Times Book Review, "is a book of thresholds and crossings, of losses balanced by marvels, of casting and gathering and the hushed, contrary air between water and sky, earth and heaven." Along with translations from the Aeneid and the Inferno, this book offers several poems about Heaney's late father.

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