The book is signed and dated by Heaney on the title page. Blue cloth binding with gilt titling on spine covered with a near fine dust jacket in protective Mylar cover. Text is free of marks and bright. The essays are about other poets Irish and British including Yeats Hopkins and Stevie Smith. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".The seller is "vaux47" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, European Union, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and Tobago, Vietnam.