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By J. Kelly

W.B.Yeats, one of many maximum poets who wrote in English, was once additionally a playwright, theater director, essayist, Senator, and life-long occultist. He knew virtually each very important determine within the cultural and public lifetime of his time, together with Oscar Wilde, Winston Churchill, James Joyce, Ezra Pound, and Eamon de Valera. In recording the main points of those relationships and tracing his prolific literary output, this e-book is a bright witness to an awfully very important, wealthy and crowded lifestyles, as a context for his paintings.

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Wed) Returns to Sligo from Frenchpark. Leaves Sligo for Dublin en route to London. ‘To Some I have Talked with by the Fire’ (poem; VP, 136–7) and ‘Dublin Mystics’ (review; UP I. 356–8) published in the Bookman. Calls on Oscar Wilde to offer sympathy and support during his trial; Wilde is not there but WBY sees his brother. Wilde’s trial begins. (Sat) ‘The Story of Early Gaelic Literature’ (review; UP I. 358–9) published in the Bookman. WBY spends most of the month correcting the proofs of Poems.

20 Returns to Dublin from Sligo and takes room at Lonsdale House, Clontarf. 24 Attends a Committee Meeting of the NLS. 25 Attends Hyde’s inaugural lecture, ‘The Necessity for DeAnglicizing Ireland’, at the NLS. 26 ‘The Devil’s Book’ (story, later ‘The Book of the Great Dhoul and Hanrahan the Red’; VSR, 183–97) published in the National Observer. B. com - licensed to Universitetsbiblioteket i Tromso - PalgraveConnect - 2011-03-25 29 27 December 1 (Thu) Attends an NLS Committee Meeting. 3 ‘The Death of Oenone’ (review; UP I.

Passes further GD exams. B. 28 August 2 3 4 5 10 11 13 14 17 20 22 23 24 26 29 31 (Mon) Returns proofs of Poems to Unwin. ‘Irish National Literature I: From Callanan to Carleton’ (article; UP I. 359–64) and ‘The Three Sorrows of Story Telling’ (review; UP I. 364–6) published in the Bookman. Visits Mrs Valentine Fox at Beckenham, Kent, with OS. Sees Henley and tries to persuade him to publish stories and articles by Standish James O’Grady. In the evening calls to see Louise Imogen Guiney who has recently arrived from the USA.

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