The Plays of George Fitzmaurice (1967-1970)
Book ID: 66449
The Plays of George Fitzmaurice. In Three Volumes. Volume One: Dramatic Fantasies. With an Introduction by Austin Clarke. Volume Two: Folk Plays. With an Introduction by Howard K. Slaughter. Volume Three: Realistic Plays. With an Introduction by Howard K. Slaughter. Dublin: Dolmen Press, 1967, 1969, 1970. All very good copies in pictorial dust jackets.
George Fitzmaurice (1877-1963) was born near Listowel, Co. Kerry. He first major success came in 1907 with an Abbey Theatre production of his comedy ‘The Country Dressmaker.’ Other well-known plays by Fitzmaurice include The Magic Glasses, The Moonlighter, The Enchanted Land and One Evening Gleam.
A selection of short stories The Crows of Mephistopheles was published in 1970 by the Dolmen Press.