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Lennox Robinson letters

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0205

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an autographed letter signed from Lennox Robinson to "Michael" regarding play rehearsal. It is written on the stationery of the Abbey Theatre. Also included is a autograph postcard signed, which was originally laid in Robinson's Plays (Special Collections call number: SPEC S20 PR6035.O56 P6 1928).


  • Creation: undated


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections, University of Delaware Library,

Lennox Robinson

Irish playwright and editor Lennox Robinson was born in Douglas, County Cork, Ireland, on October 4, 1886. Robinson is closely associated with the Abbey Theatre where he held a variety of positions including producer, manager, and member of the board of directors.

Hoover, Ronald G. "Lennox Robinson."Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 10: Modern British Dramatists, 1940-1945. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1982. pp. 116-121.Contemporary Authors. Volume 120. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Company, 1987. pp. 309-310.


2 item (2 pages)


Letter from Lennox Robinson to Michael [Scott?] along with one postcard originally laid in Robinson's Plays (1928).



Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Postcard originally laid in Lennox Robinson, Plays (London: Macmillan and Co., 1928). (Special Collections call number: SPEC S20 PR6035.O56 P6 1928).

MSS 0212 Lennox Robinson papers related to John Quinn

Shelving Summary

Box 9, F0205: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

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Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

Finding aid for Lennox Robinson letters
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 April 11
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Delaware Library Special Collections Repository

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