Seamus Heaney received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995; he teaches regularly at Harvard University and lives in Dublin.
Books by Seamus Heaney
"A faithful rendering that is simultaneously an original and gripping poem in its own right." —New York Times Book ReviewMore
Winner of the Whitbread Prize, Seamus Heaney’s translation "accomplishes what before now had seemed impossible: a faithful rendering that is simultaneously an original and gripping poem in its own right" (New York Times Book Review).More
More than one hundred glorious images, many of objects dating from the time of the story, enhance Seamus Heaney's masterful best-selling translation.More
"A book the many fans of Heaney's Beowulf might take home and dip into, almost at random, for years." —Publishers WeeklyMore