Pocket History of Irish Writers

7.95

Pocket History of Irish Writers
A. Norman Jeffares
ISBN 100862789117
The O’Brien Press 1997

This book includes all the leading Irish writers and some of the lesser known: playwrights, novelists, short story writers, poets. It places them in context and provides a list of their works. Commentaries give brief but telling insights into their work

The story of Irish writing is followed, beginning with Swift, and working through playwrights Synge and O’Casey to Beckett and Friel; in novels, from Maria Edgeworth, through Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, Kate O’Brien, Flann O’Brien to contemporaries Julia O’Faolain and Roddy Doyle; from nineteenth-century poetry through Yeats to Paul Durcan.

Méid

Pocket History of Irish Writers
A. Norman Jeffares
ISBN 100862789117
The O’Brien Press 1997

This book includes all the leading Irish writers and some of the lesser known: playwrights, novelists, short story writers, poets. It places them in context and provides a list of their works. Commentaries give brief but telling insights into their work

The story of Irish writing is followed, beginning with Swift, and working through playwrights Synge and O’Casey to Beckett and Friel; in novels, from Maria Edgeworth, through Joyce, Elizabeth Bowen, Kate O’Brien, Flann O’Brien to contemporaries Julia O’Faolain and Roddy Doyle; from nineteenth-century poetry through Yeats to Paul Durcan.

Weight 128 g

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Pocket History of Irish Writers”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Your custom content goes here. You can add the content for individual product
Barr