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O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Sean O'Casey letter to Bonar Thompson

1933 October 25


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F381


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


Title: Sean O'Casey letter to Bonar Thompson


Inclusive Dates: 1933 October 25


Extent: 1 item (1 p.)


Abstract: Letter from Sean O'Casey to Bonar Thompson.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F381, Sean O'Casey letter to Bonar Thompson, 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, 1994.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish author Sean O'Casey (1880–1964) wrote essays and autobiographical works but is best known for his plays.

Sources:

"O'Casey, Sean, 1880–1964." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 19, 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Sean O'Casey to Bonar Thompson, which discusses a preface by O'Casey for Thompson's book. The letter also mentions Thompson's writing as well as a few comments on Communism.


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Thompson, Bonar, 1888-1963.
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

Sean O'Casey letter to Bonar Thompson , 1933 October 25   [Box 21 F381]

Typed letter signed with autograph corrections, 1 p.