Standish James O’Grady. The Man and The Writer (1929)

Author: Hugh Art O'Grady

Book ID: 62321

Price: 45.00

Standish James O’Grady. The Man and The Writer. With a Foreword by Alfred Perceval Graves and Contributors by A.E. & Others. Dublin: Talbot Press, 1929. Pp, 84. Frontispiece portrait. Good copy in lightly faded cloth covers. Ownership stamp to front free endpaper.

Standish Hayes O’Grady (1832 – 1915) learned Irish from the native speakers of his locality and was later educated at Rugby School and Trinity College Dublin. His profession was as a civil engineer, but he is best remembered for his writings on Irish legends, Ossianic lore, and fiction tales.

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