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Edward Martyn

(1859—1923) playwright and politician


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(1859–1923),

one of the founders of the Irish Literary Theatre. His best‐known plays are The Heather Field (1899) and Maeve (1899). He is caricatured as ‘dear Edward’ in G. A. Moore's Hail and Farewell.

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