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O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Sean O'Casey letter to Basil Smeed

1960 November 26


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F438


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


Title: Sean O'Casey letter to Basil Smeed


Inclusive Dates: 1960 November 26


Extent: 1 item (2 pp. with envelope)


Abstract: Letter from Sean O'Casey to Basil Smeed.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F438, Sean O'Casey letter to Basil Smeed, 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, 1993.

Processing & Encoding

Processed by Debra Johnson, March 2007.

Encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.


The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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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 Basil Smeed regarding the first English production of O'Casey's The Drums of Father Ned.


Selected Search Terms

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

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 Basil Smeed , 1960 November 26   [Box 25 F438]

Autograph letter signed with envelope, 2 pp.