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Black Oliver : playscript


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Overview and metadata sections

Irish playwright John Guinan (1874-1945) had four works staged at the Abbey Theatre. Guinan also authored short stories.

Hogan, Robert, Ed.Dictionary of Irish Literature. (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, Inc., 1979), 278-279.

This collection consists of the typed playscript, "Black Oliver," which is subtitled "A Play in One Act." According to the

Dictionary of Irish Literature, this play was performed at the Abbey Theatre in 1927.

Box 5, F0095: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1985.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 March 21
Access Restrictions

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Collection Inventory

"Black Oliver" playscript, undated.
Box 5 Folder F0095
Physical Description

Playscript, 23 pp.

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