St. John G. (St. John Greer) Ervine letters to William Armstrong
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Irish playwright, drama critic, and author St. John Greer Ervine (1883-1971) is best known for his plays, some of which were staged at the Abbey Theatre. He also managed the Abbey Theatre for a brief period.
"St. John Greer Ervine 1883-1971." Literature Resource Center. http://galenet.galegroup.com (accessed March 16, 2007).
This small collection contains five letters from St. John Greer Ervine to the manager ofThe Playhouse in Liverpool, England, William Armstrong. The letters discuss his article on theatre and his proposal of Armstrong for knighthood.
Box 22, F0395: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.
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- University of Delaware Library Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
- Finding Aid Date
- 2007 March 15
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Five typed letters signed, with additional corrections, 6 pp.