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Tynan, Katharine

Katharine Tynan - Autograph Manuscript Poem

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2pp. 40 line autograph poem with corrections and signed by Tynan, entitled "The Knight Turned Gardener". Page size 18x13cms. At the top fore corner of the first leaf is a name and address "Miss Hinkson - Co Dublin" - this might refer to herself (her married name was Hinkson) or a relative. It would also date this manuscript to post 1898, the date of her marriage. I have been unable to trace this poem and it may possibly be unpublished. Tynan was an important Irish poet and author who had a close friendship with W.B.Yeats. Her autograph material would appear to be scarce, and I cannot trace another autograph manuscript on the market.
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 8vo.
  • Sold By: Ronald Levine - Modern First Editions
  • Contact Person: Ronald Levine
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 27 11 728-2044
  • Preferred Payment Methods: EFT for S.African customers and PayPal or Bank Transfer for overseas clients. I regret that I no longer accept Credit Cards..
  • Trade Associations: SABDA


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