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St. John Greer Ervine letters to Arthur St. John Adcock

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0314

Scope and Content Note

This small collection represents six letters from St. John Greer Ervine to Arthur St. John Adcock over a fourteen year period. Two are typed letters and four are holograph letters.


  • Creation: 1914-1928


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,

St. John Greer Ervine (1883-1971)

Irish playwright, drama critic and author St. John Greer Ervine (1883-1971) is best known for his plays, some of which were staged at the Abbey Theatre. He also managed the Abbey Theatre for a brief period of time.

"St. John Greer Ervine 1883-1971." Literature Resource Center. (accessed March 16, 2007).


6 item (9 pages)


Letters from Irish playwright St. John Greer Ervine to Arthur St. John Adcock.


Purchase, 1990.

Related Materials in this Repository

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

Shelving Summary

Box 17, F0314: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

OCLC Number


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

Finding aid for St. John Greer Ervine letters to Arthur St. John Adcock
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 February 22
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