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Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Ted Robinson

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0352

Scope and Content Note

This letter mentions a book Petunia, which may refer to Gogarty's work Mr. Petunia which was published in 1948.


  • Creation: 1946 January 3


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

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Oliver St. John Gogarty's (1878-1957)

Irish writer Oliver St. John Gogarty's (1878-1957) works were influenced by his career as a physician and his involvement in politics. Gogarty developed friendships with other members of the Irish Literary Renaissance, such as James Joyce and W. B. Yeats. Gogarty's poems were lauded by colleagues such as Yeats and George Russell [AE]. Gogarty also published works under pseudonyms. Known as a satirist, Gogarty's works sometimes inspired controversy.

Biography Resource Center. "Oliver St. John Gogarty, 1878-1957." (accessed February 12, 2007).


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Letter from Oliver St. John Gogarty to Ted Robinson concerning the book Petunia.


Purchase, 1991.

Related Materials in this Repository

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

Shelving Summary

Box 20, F0352: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

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

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2007 February 13
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