(Old Deerfield/Dublin: Deerfield Press/Gallery Press, 1978). Octavo. (8)ff. One of 250 copies printed by Harold McGrath at Hampshire Typothetae, and signed by Heaney on the colophon. Illustrated by Timothy Engelland, who co-founded the Deerfield Press along with Gallery Press owner Peter Fallon. Contains the revised version of "Elegy", the poem Heaney read at Robert Lowell's memorial service in 1977; and the first book appearance of "Leavings." This is the first title Heaney published with Gallery Press, marking the beginning of a long, fruitful relationship. In the publisher's dark brown cloth and printed dust wrapper. Some color offsetting to pastedowns, spine slightly sunned, otherwise fine. Item #27213
(Brandes & Durkan A17).