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Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset


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Irish novelist and poet Katharine Tynan (1861-1931) was a major writer of the Irish Literary Renaissance who created over one hundred literary works in a variety of genres.

"Tynan, Katharine, 1861-1931." Literature Online. (accessed April 2, 2007).

This collection consists of two autograph letters signed by Katharine Tynan Hinkson to Miss Gosset regarding publication rights to Tynan's poem, which contains the line "Sick-soft for Bridikin." The work is to be published in Gosset's "...collection of Lullabies." Tynan asks if Gosset wrote "...a Shepherds book[?]" The dates of the letters are July 15, 1913, and January 22, 1914. The letter's recipient may be writer Adelaide L. J. Gosset.

Box 21, F0376: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1994.

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 2
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset, 1913-1914.
Box 21 Folder F0376
Physical Description

Two autograph letters signed, 2 pp.

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