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Sean O'Casey letter to Bethel Solomons


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Irish writer Sean O'Casey (1880-1964) authored essays and autobiographical works but is best known for his plays.

"O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964." Literature Online. (accessed August 14, 2007).

Autograph card signed from Sean O'Casey to Bethel Solomons. O'Casey thanks Solomons for his appreciation of the work, "Full in a South Wind." O'Casey also comments on his early supporter and Abbey Theatre founder Lady Gregory: "I hope Dublin's well and that the Abbey Theatre doesn't feel faint - as I fear it will - over the death of Lady Gregory."

Box 53, F0806: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, July 2007.

Processed and encoded by Jaime Margalotti, August 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, October 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 August 14
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Collection Inventory

Sean O'Casey letter to Bethel Solomons, 1934 March 4.
Box 53 Folder F0806
Scope and Contents

Autograph card signed.

Physical Description

2 pp.

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