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Boston: John W. Luce, 1911. A reprint. Original white quarter paper, green paper label, gilt, and green paper boards, decorated in gilt, 90 pp. William Butler Yeats promoted Synge for his leading role in the "indigenous Irish theatre's struggle for recognition and respect." He sent "The Well of the Saints" (Dublin, 1905), a comedy, to John Quinn, American benefactor of Irish writers and artists; Quinn published a first American edition of 50 copies (New York, 1905) in order to establish a United States copyright for the play (Reid, "...John Quinn...", 1968). Spine slightly darkened, a Fine copy.
Title: The Well of the Saints.
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Seller ID: synge,j.m.johnmillington.30boston:johnw.luce,191