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Lennox Robinson letters


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Irish playwright and editor Lennox Robinson was born in Douglas, County Cork, Ireland, on October 4, 1886. Robinson is closely associated with the Abbey Theatre where he held a variety of positions including producer, manager, and member of the board of directors.

Hoover, Ronald G. "Lennox Robinson."Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 10: Modern British Dramatists, 1940-1945. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1982. pp. 116-121.Contemporary Authors. Volume 120. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1987. pp. 309-310.

This collection consists of an autographed letter signed from Lennox Robinson to "Michael" regarding play rehearsal. It is written on the stationery of the Abbey Theatre. Also included is a autograph postcard signed, which was originally laid in Robinson's

Plays (Special Collections call number: SPEC S20 PR6035.O56 P6 1928).

Box 9, F0205: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 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 April 11
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Lennox Robinson letters, undated.
Box 9 Folder F0205
Physical Description

Autograph letter signed and autograph card signed, 2 pp.

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