A pocket history of Irish literature /

A. Norman Jeffares.
Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Jeffares, A. Norman (Alexander Norman), 1920-2005
Format: Book
Published / Created: Dublin : OBrien Press, 1997.
Notes:Physical description: 160 p. : ports. ; 18 cm.
Table of Contents:
The eighteenth century: rationalism, anti-colonialism, philosophy and comedy
Nineteenth century fiction before the famine
Romantic poetry, nationalism and the gothic
Social comedy with a message: Wilde and Shaw
Seriousness and humour in the novel
The literary revival
The Abbey in the 1920s and 1930s
Joyce and fiction: 1920s to 1940s
Poetry after Yeats
Samuel Beckett and modern drama
Novelists from the 1950s on
Contemporary poetry.