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Deirdre of the Sorrows

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The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

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2003
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(1910), a play by J. M. Synge based on Longes mac nUislenn. Begun in 1907 and still

Deirdre of the Sorrows

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The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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2005
a play by J. M. Synge; it was left unrevised at the dramatist's death and published posthumously, in 1910. The eponymous heroine, a foundling brought up to be his wife by Conchubor, High ... More
Deirdre of the Sorrows

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The Oxford Dictionary of Music (6 ed.)

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2013
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1. Opera by Karl *Rankl, based on Synge's play, which won Fest. of Britain prize, 1951, but was not prod....

John Millington Synge

John Millington Synge  

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(1871–1909)Irish playwright.Born near Dublin, Synge was educated privately before going to Trinity College, Dublin, in 1888. On leaving university (1893) he intended to make music his profession, but ...

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