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Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Brian Coffey letters to Mark Axelrod

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0854

These four typed letters from Irish poet Brian Coffey to American academic Mark Axelrod consist of three written in 1978 and one in 1990. Coffey wrote to Axelrod about literature and philosophy.

Dates: 1978, 1990

Jack Coughlin portraits of Samuel Beckett

Identifier: MSS 0476

Artist and instructor Jack Coughlin is well known for his portraits of literary figures. He knew Samuel Beckett personally and made a number of portraits of the Irish writer.

Dates: 1971 - 1992

Ulick O'Connor papers

Identifier: MSS 0137

This collection consists of material accumulated over a 25-year period by Ulick O’Connor: biographer, poet, playwright and journalist. O’Connor’s biographies of Brendan Behan and Oliver St. John Gogarty have been recognized internationally as definitive works. A large portion of the collection deals with materials for these books.

Dates: 1904-1976; Majority of material found within 1960-1974

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Poets 2
Actors (performing artists) 1
Authors, Irish--20th century--Biography 1
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence 1
Authors--20th century--Portraits 1