Copy 1. Dust jacket; author's autograph, dated "St. Patrick's Day '94" on t.-p.; laid-in: newspaper clipping from Irish Echo, March 23-29, 1994 and invoice from Waterstone's Booksellers to Henry Pearson; Henry C. Pearson Collection
Copy 2. Dust jacket; author's inscription on t.-p.: "Marie Heaney For Hank, with love Marie [Heaney] St Patrick's Day '94 Boston"; inscribed opposite on verso of half-title page: "Greetings from Helen Vendler, the Introducer of the Reading--March 17, 1994" and "Greetings, too, from Marie's U.S. editor--on St. Patrick's Day. March 17th '94 Fritz McCue [?]"; signed by Seamus Heaney on dedication pa
RBC copy inscribed by author and illustrator in ink on front loose endpaper. "Charles -- Do hope that you enjoy this book. Sincerely, Carl 1937 Mexico D.F." "Por El Señor Coe, con mis recuerdos, Bernice I. Goodspeed, 15 de Feb. Mexico 197" Gift of George and Melinda Stuart.