Brian Coffey papers 1917–1996


Brian Coffey papers 1917–1996

The Brian Coffey papers consist of personal and literary papers which document the life and career of the avant-garde Irish poet from 1917 to 1996.

12.5 linear feet (and 5 oversized boxes)





SNAC Resource ID: 6363593

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Bonheur, Gaston. (person)

Coffey, Brian, 1905- (person)

The Irish poet Brian Coffey was born in Dublin in 1905. After secondary education at Clongowes Wood College and in France, he studied science at University College Dublin from 1924-1930. In 1930 Coffey published a collection of poems with the poet Denis Devlin followed by Three Poems in 1933. Throughout the decade he lived in Paris where he was associated with the Joyce circle. During this period he published his poetry in Criterion and Ireland Today. A third collection, Third Person, appeared i...

Mallarmé, Stéphane, 1842-1898 (person)

French poet and critic. From the description of Revue de l'industrie et de l'art français en 1872 : souvenir de l'Exposition de Londres (manuscript), 1872. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80906168 Mallarme ́was born in Paris but studied English in England. Returned to Paris in 1872 where he began writing poems and eventually became the center of the Parisian literary scene. From the description of Hommage, Sonnet, 1895. (Temple University Librari...

McAlpine, Margaret Mary (person)

Devlin, Denis, 1908-1959 (person)

Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988 (person)

Printmaker, died in 1988. From the description of Stanley William Hayter interview, 1971 Mar. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220178377 Stanley William Hayter (1901-1988) was a printmaker from Paris, France. From the description of Oral history interview with Stanley William Hayter, 1971 Mar. 11 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595039 ...

Apollinaire, Guillaume, 1880-1918 (person)

French writer and critic. From the description of Letter : Paris, to Marc Bresil, 1914 March 12. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 84215141 From the description of Notes on art, 1899-1914. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79028649 French writer. From the description of Les fenêtres (poem), 1913. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80958765 ...

Advent Books (Firm) (corporateBody)

Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973 (person)

Neruda was a Chilean poet, diplomat, and politician. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971. From the description of Pablo Neruda papers concerning Fulgor y muerte de Joaquin Murieta, 1967-1976 (inclusive), 1967 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612769868 From the guide to the Pablo Neruda papers concering Fulgor y muerte de Joaquin Murieta, 1967-1976, bulk 1967., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Poet. ...

Éluard, Paul, 1895-1952 (person)

French poet. From the description of Paul Eluard manuscript, ca. 1950. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79860122 ...

Claudel, Paul, 1868-1955 (person)

French diplomat, poet and dramatist. From the description of L'homme et son désir, 1917. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80272306 The ballet L'homme et son desir, based on a text by Paul Claudel, was created for Nijinsky, with music by Darius Milhaud, choreography by Claudel, and sets and costumes by Audrey Parr. The ballet was composed in 1917 while Claudel was French minister to Brazil and Darius Milhaud served as his secretary. From the descri...

Coffey, Denis J. 1865-1945 (person)

Embolador, Pinto Repentista. (person)