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Gogarty, Oliver St. John, 1878-1957.

Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Ted Robinson

1946 January 3


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F352


Creator: Gogarty, Oliver St. John, 1878-1957.


Title: Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Ted Robinson


Inclusive Dates: 1946 January 3


Extent: 1 item (1 p.)


Abstract: Letter from Oliver St. John Gogarty to Ted Robinson concerning the book Petunia.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F352, Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Ted Robinson, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Purchase, 1991.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, February 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish writer Oliver St. John Gogarty's (1878–1957) works were influenced by his career as a physician and his involvement in politics. Gogarty developed friendships with other members of the Irish Literary Renaissance, such as James Joyce and W. B. Yeats. Gogarty's poems were lauded by colleagues such as Yeats and George Russell [AE]. Gogarty also published works under pseudonyms. Known as a satirist, Gogarty's works sometimes inspired controversy.

Sources:

Biography Resource Center. "Oliver St. John Gogarty, 1878–1957." http://galenet.galegroup.com (accessed February 12, 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This letter mentions a book Petunia, which may refer to Gogarty's work Mr. Petunia which was published in 1948.


Selected Search Terms

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

Related Materials in this Repository

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


Detailed Contents List

Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Ted Robinson, 1946 January 3   [Box 20 F352]

Typed letter signed, 1 p.