Identification: MSS 099, F406
Creator: AE, 1867-1935.
Title: George William Russell [AE] letter to [Summers]
Inclusive Dates: 1934 September 28
Extent: 1 item (1 p.)
Abstract: Letter from George William Russell [AE] to [Summers].
Language: Materials entirely in English.
MSS 099, F406, George William Russell [AE] letter to [Summers], Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.
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Irish writer, poet, and painter George William Russell (1867–1935) infused his work with spirituality. Russell was also politically active, writing about Irish identity and independence under the pseudonym AE. Beginning in 1905, Russell edited The Irish Homestead and continued this role when the paper merged with The Irish Statesman in 1923. Russell's writing covered a wide span of themes in the arts, philosophy, and politics.
"Russell, George William, 1867–1935" Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed February 9, 2007).
This letter mentions a new work from poet Ruth Pitter (1897–1992).
George William Russell [AE] letter to [Summers], 1934 September 28 [Box 23 F406]
Autograph letter signed, 1 p.