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Considered Moore's masterpiece, this has greatly influenced both past and contemporary views of the Irish Literary Revival and its members - Yeats, Lady Gregory, G.W. Russell (AE), Plunkett, and Synge. It is a prodigious work, containing Moore's assessment of the Revival, the Abbey Theatre and its predecessors, as well as remarkable insights into not only the literature an...more
Hardcover, 774 pages
Published December 1st 1976 by Colin Smythe (first published 1976)
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Jim
It's a little long, and it probably only appeals to Irish lit nerds, but this book deserves a nicer edition. George Moore could teach the current crop of memoir darlings how to take themselves less seriously.
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George Augustus Moore was an Irish novelist, short-story writer, poet, art critic, memoirist and dramatist. Moore came from a Roman Catholic landed family. He originally wanted to be a painter, and studied art in Paris during the 1870s. There, he befriended many of the leading French artists and writers of the day.

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