Heaney, Seamus,Krupat, Cynthia. () Sweeney astray :a version from the IrishMLA Citation
Heaney, Seamus,Krupat, Cynthia,Sweeney Astray: A Version From The Irish. : . Print.
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Sweeney astray : a version from the Irish /
|Other Names:||Krupat, Cynthia,|
|Published:||New York, New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985.|
|Topics:||Kings and rulers - Poetry. | Blessing and cursing - Poetry. | Nomads - Poetry. | Tales - Ireland - Adaptations. | Magh Rath, Battle of, Ireland, 637 - Poetry. | Irish poetry - Male authors - 20th century. | English poetry - Irish authors - 20th century. | Suibhne Geilt - Poetry.|
|Regions:||Ireland - History - To 1172 - Legends - Poetry. | Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) - Poetry. | Ireland. | Ireland - Ulster.|
|Genres:||Adaptations. | History. | Poetry. | Poetry. | Adaptations. | Poems - New York (State) - New York - 1985.|
|Author:||Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013|
|Physical Description:||85 pages ; 23 cm
|Language Note:||Text in English, translated from the Irish Gaelic.
|Notes:||"Sweeney Astray is Seamus Heaney's version of the medieval Irish work 'Buile Suibhne"-the first complete translation since 1913. Its hero, Mad Sweeney, undergoes a series of purgatorial adventures after he is cursed by a saint and exiled to the trees at the Battle of Moira."
Title vignette; copyright, publication, manufacture, and design statements from title verso.
"First published in 1983 by Field Day Theatre Company Limited, Derry"--title verso.
|Subject:||Magh Rath, Battle of (Ireland : 637)|
Krupat, Cynthia, designer.
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, publisher.