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O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Sean O'Casey letter to Harold Waller

1940 March 22

Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F171

Creator: O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Title: Sean O'Casey letter to Harold Waller

Inclusive Dates: 1940 March 22

Extent: 1 item (2 pp.)

Abstract: Letter from Irish writer Sean O'Casey to Harold Waller.

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F171, Sean O'Casey letter to Harold Waller, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, 1986.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.

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Biographical Note

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 March 19, 2007).

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Sean O'Casey to Dr. Harold Waller, which discusses plays and Communism.

Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Detailed Contents List

Sean O'Casey letter to Harold Waller , 1940 March 22   [Box 8 F171]

Autograph letter signed, 2 pp.