LADY GREGORY. Lady Gregory, Mary Lou Kohfeldt.


The Woman Behind the Irish Renaissance. Pp. xiv+368(last blank), 8 plates, chronology, notes, bibliography, index; med. 8vo; tiny bump to bottom edge of lower board; dust wrapper, the laminate slightly wrinkled on front panel; text block browned, edges of leaves lightly foxed; Andre Deutsch, London, 1985. First U.K. edition. *Without the friendship, support, inspiration - even collaboration - of this remarkable woman, Yeats's career might have taken a very different path. Without her energy and vision the Abbey Theatre might never have existed. Without her many plays it could hardly have survived. J. M. Synge and Sean O'Casey were cared for and encouraged by her ... Lady Gregory was a central force in the Irish literary renaissance' [wrapper blurb]. Item #147960

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