O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984

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Irish novelist.

From the description of A fireman's death : corrected manuscript, ca. 1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122445420

From the description of The tyrant : corrected manuscript, ca. 1927. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122289306

Liam O'Flaherty was born in the Aran Islands, County Galway, Ireland on 28 August 1896. He was educated at Rockwell College, Black Rock College and University College Dublin. From 1915 to 1917 O'Flaherty served with the Irish Guards. On returning to Ireland he became active in the Irish Civil War. Between 1918 and 1921 he worked at various jobs in London, New York and Hartford Connecticut. He started writing in 1921 and published his first novel, The Neighbour's Wife in 1924. In 1974 he was awarded a Honorary D Litt from the National University of Ireland. O'Flaherty died on 7 September 1984.

From the guide to the O'Flaherty, Liam, c1930-1931, (Senate House Library, University of London)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896-1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 29, 2007).

From the guide to the "Martinique: An Original Screenplay", 1940 June 13, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896–1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896–1984." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 29, 2007).

From the guide to the "Martinique: An Original Screenplay", 1940 June 13, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896–1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896–1984." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 29, 2007).

From the guide to the Liam O'Flaherty letter to Gerald William Bullett, 1925 October 25, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896–1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896–1984." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 29, 2007).

From the guide to the "The Seduction" short story, undated, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896–1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896–1984." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 29, 2007).

From the guide to the "A Night Attack" short story, undated, (University of Delaware Library - Special Collections)

Irish novelist and short story writer.

O'Flaherty was born at Inishmore and briefly attended University College-Dublin. He began to publish in the 1920s and is best known for his short stories.

From the description of Liam O'Flaherty Manuscripts, [190-?]-[198-?]. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 33347124

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964. Robert G. Lowery - Sean O'Casey Collection, [188-?]-1995. Boston College. John J. Burns Library
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. The house of gold / by Liam O'Flaherty. Southern Illinois University, Morris Library
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. Liam O'Flaherty Manuscripts, [190-?]-[198-?]. Boston College. John J. Burns Library
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. The tyrant : corrected manuscript, ca. 1927. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf "A Night Attack" short story, undated University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam. Le Premier envol [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Russell, Lawrence, 1941-. Lawrence Russell fonds. [1965-1972]. University of Victoria Libraries, UVic
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. Miscellaneous uncataloged materials. Indiana University
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. A fireman's death : corrected manuscript, ca. 1925. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf "The Seduction" short story, undated University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
creatorOf Adams, Elbridge L., 1866-. Collection of books from the library of William Faulkner. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971. Bennett Cerf papers, ca. 1898-1977. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Garnett Collection, 1882-1966, 1891-1928 Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections
creatorOf Papers of Liam O’Flaherty, 1923-193-?, 1923-193-? University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library Department of Special Collections
creatorOf Liam O'Flaherty letter to Gerald William Bullett, 1925 October 25 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn Bennett Cerf Papers, ca. 1898-1977. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. The adventure of Michael Rathcroghan ; A day's madness : manuscript, undated. Houghton Library
creatorOf Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. Sterling and Francine Clark Papers: Reading Library, 1707-1961. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn British authors collection, 1840-1953. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf "Martinique: An Original Screenplay", 1940 June 13 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. The letter : manuscript, 1926 Jan. Houghton Library
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, c1930-1931 Senate House Library (University of London)
referencedIn "The Informer" screenplay, circa 1935 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
creatorOf O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. Short stories: manuscript, 1927. Houghton Library
creatorOf Liam O'Flaherty collection. -- McMaster University
creatorOf "Martinique: An Original Screenplay", 1940 June 13 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
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associatedWith Bullett, Gerald William, 1894-1958 person
associatedWith Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971. person
associatedWith Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. person
associatedWith Gaige, Crosby, 1882-1949, person
associatedWith Garnett, David, 1892-1981 person
associatedWith Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960 person
associatedWith O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964. person
associatedWith Russell, Lawrence, 1941- person
associatedWith Wells, J. R., person
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Literature
Novels
Prose
Short stories, Irish
Authors, Irish
Authors, Irish
English drama
Irish literature
Irish literature
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Birth 1896-08-28

Death 1984-09-07

Irish (Republic of Ireland)

English

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