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Lady Gregory"s toothbrush

Colm TГіibГ­n

Lady Gregory"s toothbrush

by Colm TГіibГ­n

  • 368 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Picador in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gregory, -- Lady, -- 1852-1932.,
  • Women authors, Irish -- Biography.,
  • Authors, Irish -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementColm Tóibín.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16198046M
    ISBN 100330419935

    Isabella Augusta, Lady Gregory (née Persse; 15 March – 22 May ) was an Irish dramatist, folklorist and theatre manager. With William Butler Yeats and Edward Martyn, she co-founded the Irish Literary Theatre and the Abbey Theatre, and wrote numerous short works for both Gregory produced a number of books of retellings of stories taken from Irish en: William Robert Gregory.   Lady Gregory's Toothbrush. 'It is the battle between those who use a toothbrush and those who don't.' So wrote Augusta Gregory to W.B. Yeats; she was referring to the riots at the Abbey Theatre over The Playboy of the Released on: Janu

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    (ebook) Lady Gregory's Toothbrush () from Dymocks online store. 'It is the battle between those who use a toothbrush and. Australia’s leading bookseller for years. Lady Gregory had very little time for women, and no interest in debating with them. She had a rule, which she wrote down in her journal for September 29th,, "of never talking of politics with.


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