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Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Richard Barry

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0689

Scope and Content Note

This letter mentions a poetry manuscript for Nora Grace, which may refer to Poetry of Nora Grace : copied from original notes found among her papers, for which Gogarty wrote a foreword.


  • Creation: 20 April 1945


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

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The collection is open for research.

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Oliver St. John Gogarty (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 well thought of during that period by W. B. Yeats and George Russell [AE]. Gogarty also published works under pseudonyms. Known as a satirist, Gogarty's works sometimes inspired controversy.

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


2 item (2 pages, with envelope)


Letter to Richard Barry.


Purchase, 2002.

Related Materials in this Repository

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

Shelving Summary

Box 40, F0689: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

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


Finding aid for Oliver St. John Gogarty letter to Richard Barry
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 February 13
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