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Tynan, Katharine, 1861-1931.

Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F376

Creator: Tynan, Katharine, 1861-1931.

Title: Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset

Inclusive Dates: 1913–1914

Extent: 2 items (2 pp.)

Abstract: Letters from Katharine Tynan to Miss Gosset.

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F376, Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, 1994.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007.

The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

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).

Scope and Content Note

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.

Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Gosset, Adelaide L. J.
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

Katharine Tynan letters to Miss Gosset, 1913–1914   [Box 21 F376]

Two autograph letters signed, 2 pp.