WorldCat Identities

O'Neill, Michael J. 1913-

Works: 7 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 3,061 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PN2602.D82, 792.094183
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Most widely held works by Michael J O'Neill
Joseph Holloway's Abbey Theatre a selection from his unpublished journal Impressions of a Dublin playgoer by Joseph Holloway( )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until his death in 1944, Holloway attended almost every performance of the Abbey Theatre and daily recorded in his journal his reactions to plays and players and his comments about and conversations with literary and theatrical people. From the journal's 221 bulky volumes, housed in the National Library of Ireland, Mr. Hogan and Mr. O'Neill have compiled this book of extracts from the approximately 25,000,000 words written by the Irishman. The years from 1899 to 1926 were chosen because they are generally considered to be the significant ones for the Abbey Theatre: the year of
Lennox Robinson by Michael J O'Neill( Book )

7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Holloway's Irish theatre by Joseph Holloway( Book )

in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Abbey at the Queens : the interregnum years, 1951-1966 by Michael J O'Neill( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish poets of the nineteenth century: unpublished lecture notes of Oscar Wilde by Michael J O'Neill( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joseph Holloway's iris theatre by Joseph Holloway( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Michael O'Neill papers by Michael J O'Neill( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Michael O'Neill papers, a collection of the biographer of Lennox Robinson, are composed mainly of correspondence. The sixty-nine letters include reminiscences to O'Neill from friends and acquaintances of Lennox Robinson, and letters from Robinson himself as well as manuscripts about Lennox Robinson by Hilton Edwards and about James Joyce by Michael Lennon. The thirty-eight letters from Robinson to O'Neill contain personal correspondence and discussion of the work they were doing together on a book of Robinson's plays with discussion of Turgenev's Father and Son, as well as his Irish Press articles. The correspondents are Paul Vincent Carroll, Padraic Colum, Daniel Corkery, Elizabeth Coxhead (who discusses her deathbed visit to Robinson), Ernest Blythe, Denis Johnston, Sean O'Casey, John Crowe Ransom, Mary Lavin, R. Brigid Ganly, Geraldine Cummins, and Shelah Richards(the last three included manuscript reminiscences of Lennox Robinson with their letters.). In addition to the correspondence, the Michael O'Neill papers include a manuscript, "Colum," and two printed articles, "Lady Gregory" and "Maurice Maeterlinck," by Lennox Robinson. There is also a handwritten note (of no special significance) from J.R.R Tolkien
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