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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Greene, David H. (David Herbert), 1913-2008.
J.M. Synge, 1871-1909.
New York, Macmillan, 1959
|Named Person:||J M Synge; J M Synge; J M Synge; J M Synge; John M Synge; John M Synge|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David H Greene; Edward M Stephens
|Description:||321 pages illustrations 22 cm|
|Contents:||The Synge family. Childhood. Religious doubts. Ireland in the Parnellite Era --
College. Musical studies. County Wicklow --
First love. Germany. Paris. Italy --
New friends: W B Yates, Maud Gonne and Stephen MacKenna. "The kingdom of Ireland" --
The Aran Islands --
Coole Park. Beginnings of the Irish literary theatre. Paris. Brittany. Second visit to Aran --
Paris. Ireland and Queen Victoria. Third and fourth visits to Aran. First play --
The Fays of the Abbey Theatre. Paris. The Irish national theater society. Last visit to Aran. London: new friends. Farewell to Paris. County Kerry --
In the shadow of the glen. Riders of the sea --
Miss Horniman and the Abbey Theatre. London performances, The well of the saints. Renewal of the controversy over In the shadow of the Glen --
The tinker's wedding. European recognition. Connemara with Jack Yeats. County Kerry. Director of the Abbey Theatre. Actor's succession. Molly Allgood --
Marriage difficulties --
The playboy riots --
The departure of the Fays. An ill man. Germany. Final illness.
|Responsibility:||by David H. Greene and Edward M. Stephens.|