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Ellmann, Richard, 1918-1987


American literary critic and biographer of the Irish writers James Joyce, Oscar Wilde, and William Butler Yeats.

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Richard Ellmann papers, 1837-1990

Identifier: 1988-012
Scope and Contents This collection contains of a wide variety of research and personal materials (correspondence, offprint and photocopied articles, photographs, and sound recordings) for his classes, lectures, and writing as well as extensive files (including drafts, setting copies, galley and page proofs) for his published books.
These reflect Ellmann's long interest in biography, Irish authors James Joyce, W. B. Yeats, Oscar Wilde, and Samuel Beckett as well as French authors Andre Gide and Henri Michaux.
Dates: 1837 - 1990