Lady Gregory, Abbey Theatre founder and patron of W. B. Yeats, writer and daughter of a Galway landowner, became a key figure in the Irish Revival. This new biography investigates Augusta Gregory’s varied relationships and the contradictions and achievements of her life. This portrait of a fascinating woman places Lady Gregory in the Ireland of her time, showing how her nationalism in politics and literature shaped her life and work.
- ISBN: 9781848899353 |
- Hardcover: 624 pages |
- Publisher: The Collins Press |
- Publication date: Apr 14, 2011 |
- Language: English |
- Format: Ebook