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The hour-glass, Cathleen Ni Houlihan, The pot of broth :
being volume two of Plays for an Irish Theatre /
by W. B. Yeats.
|Main Creator:||Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939.|
|Published / Created:||
London : A. H. Bullen, 1904.
Plays for an Irish theatre ;
Includes music (unaccompanied melodies).
YL 2362: Ink stamp of "The National Theatre Society Ltd / Abbey Theatre / Dublin" on many pages throughout.
YL 2362: Pasted on the half title page of 'The hour-glass' [page 1] is the printed music and text in Irish of "An grugach uasal' with printed note by Lady Gregory explaining the text.
YL 2362: 'The hour-glass' is heavily revised in ink and pencil, includes ms. of the untitled poem "I was going the road one day" on page . Manuscript revisions to Cathleen ni Houlihan, mostly stage directions.
YL 2362a: With bookplate of Lily Yeats. Inscribed on front free endpaper in ink "George Russell / from his friend / the writer, March, 1904" [this note is cancelled in pencil, and a new note added apparently by Lily Yeats] "JB Yeats / this book went to G. Russell / years later".
Physical description: vii, , 82,  pages : illustrations, music ; 20 cm.
Citations/References: A descriptive catalog of W. B. Yeats's library, Edward O'Shea. - New York ; London : Garland, 1985, pages 335-336
Citations/References: Wade, Allan. A bibliography of the writings of W. B. Yeats. 1968, 53
|Contained in:||W. B. Yeats Library|
YL 2362 ; YL 2362a: From the Library of W. B. Yeats.