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Certain noble plays of Japan /
from the manuscripts of Ernest Fenollosa ; chosen and finished by Ezra Pound, with an introduction by William Butler Yeats.
|Main Creator:||Fenollosa, Ernest, 1853-1908.|
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Churchtown, Dundrum : The Cuala Press, MCMXVI 
Publisher's device (Bell, waterfall and fish) on title page.
" ... printed and published by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats at the Cuala press, Churchtown, Dundrum, in the county of Dublin, Ireland. Finished on the twentieth day of July, in the year of the Sinn Fein Rising, nineteen hundred and sixteen"--Colophon.
Four plays of the "Noh" (spectacles performed at the court of the Shogun); the first three appeared, respectively, in "Poetry," "The Quarterly review, " and "The Drama." cf. Introduction and "Notes."
"Three hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed. This copy is no. 118."
YL 4030 is no. 211 of a limited edition of 350 copies.
YL 4030: With binder's ticket of 'Galwey & Co., Eustace St., Dublin' on front pastedown. Pages mostly uncut.
Physical description: xviii,  48,  pages ; 22 cm.
Citations/References: Wade, Allan. A bibliography of the writings of W. B. Yeats. 1968, 269
|Contained in:||W. B. Yeats Library|
YL 4030: Item is from the Pádraig Ó Broin Collection.