District and circle

Main Author: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2006.
ISBN: 9780374140922
Edition: First American edition
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Table of Contents:
  • The turnip-snedder
  • A shiver
  • Polish sleepers
  • Anahorish 1944
  • To Mick Joyce in heaven
  • The aerodrome
  • Anything can happen
  • Helmet
  • Out of shot
  • Rilke : after the fire
  • District and circle
  • To George Seferis in the underworld
  • Wordsworth's skates
  • The harrow-pin
  • Poet to blacksmith
  • Midnight anvil
  • Sugan
  • 1.
  • The Sally rod
  • 2.
  • A chow
  • 3.
  • One Christmas Day in the morning
  • The nod
  • A clip
  • Edward Thomas on the Lagans Road
  • 1.
  • The Lagans Road
  • 2.
  • Tall dames
  • 3.
  • Boarders
  • The lift
  • Nonce words
  • Stern
  • 1.
  • "Like everybody else ..."
  • 2.
  • Brancardier
  • 3.
  • Saw music
  • In Iowa
  • Hofn
  • On the spot
  • The Tollund man in springtime
  • Moyulla
  • Planting the alder
  • Tate's avenue
  • A hagging match
  • Fiddleheads
  • To Pablo Neruda in Tamlaghtduff
  • 1.
  • Helping Sarah
  • 2.
  • Chairing Mary
  • Rilke : the apple orchard
  • Quitting time
  • 1.
  • A scuttle for Dorothy Wordsworth
  • 2.
  • A stove lid for W. H. Auden
  • The birch grove
  • Cavafy : "the rest I'll speak of to the ones below in Hades"
  • In a loaning
  • The blackbird of Glanmore.