Louisville, KY: White Fields Press, 1995. First Printing. Single Sheet. "You won't be the one to turn away when death/ rolls in towards you like the ocean." (first stanza) A broadside (appx. 11" x 24&7/8") with the title poem by Cathal O'Searcaigh, the esteemed Irish poet who works in the original Irish language. The poem is presented in Irish at left column, & in English translation by the great poet Seamus Heaney at right column. With a riveting image of the rugged Irish coast by noted photographer Rachel Brown. A beautiful, exemplary production of White Fields Press, the imprint-series published by Ron Whitehead & Kent Fielding which, along with The Literary Renaissance, was devoted to "supporting a global literary community." First printing of unknown limitation, designated as No. 29 in the Press's "Published in Heaven Poster Series." A rare & desirable O'Searcaigh-Heaney-Brown collectible in very fine condition with only tiny bumps at corners. Will be shipped carefully rolled in a tube.
This item cannot be sent by Media Mail, so $3.00 extra shipping & handling charges are required. Very Fine. [Item #3862]