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Tynan, Katharine, 1861-1931.

Katharine Tynan letters to Egan Mew


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F432

Creator: Tynan, Katharine, 1861-1931.

Title: Katharine Tynan letters to Egan Mew

Inclusive Dates: [1898]

Extent: 4 items (5 pp.)

Abstract: Letters from Katharine Tynan to Egan Mew.

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F432, Katharine Tynan letters to Egan Mew, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, 1992.


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 three autograph letters signed by Katharine Tynan [Mrs. H. A. Hinkson] to Egan Mew discussing writing projects and Irish politics. The collection also includes an autographed advertising blurb for her novel, When Love Is Kind. The letters are dated January 9, [1898]; March 20, 1898; and June 6, [1898].

Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Mew, Egan.
Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--19th 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 Egan Mew, [1898]   [Box 24 F432]

Three autograph letters signed, 5 pp.