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Letters of James Stephens

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English



  • Ireland


  • Stephens, James, 1882-1950 -- Correspondence,
  • Stephens, James, 1882-1950 -- Bibliography,
  • Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Correspondence,
  • Ireland -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Richard J. Finneran.
LC ClassificationsPR6037.T4 Z53 1974b
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 481 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages481
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5040979M
LC Control Number74000030

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  : Letters of James Stephens Edited By Richard an: (xxiv) pp. Rear hinge split. Some edge-wear to boards. Jacket edge-worn and rubbed. Life Early life. James Stephens' birth is somewhat shrouded in mystery. Stephens himself claimed to have been born on the same day and same year as James Joyce (2 February ), whereas he is in fact probably the same James Stephens who is on record as being born at the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, on 9 February , the son of Francis Stephens (c–/3) of 5 . Looking for books by Steven James? See all books authored by Steven James, including The Pawn (The Patrick Bowers Files, Book 1), and The Queen, and more on Irish poet James Stephens was born in Dublin to a working-class family. After his father’s death and his mother’s remarriage, he was sent to the Meath Protestant Industrial School for Boys. In , he left school and began work as a clerk-typist in Dublin. Stephens’s early work was published in the magazine Sinn Féin. His stories, essays, and poems always had a nationalist .