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    Sean O'Casey Typed Letter Signed "Sean O'Casey." 8" x 10", one page letter, dated November 23, 1951, written from Devon, England. Sean O'Casey was a noted Irish playwright, and the first one to write about Dublin's working class, as well as to treat his female characters sympathetically. This letter contains information about the production of the play, Shadow of a Gunman, which was O'Casey's first accepted play at the famous Abbey Theatre in Dublin.

    The letter is in very fine condition; usual folds are present; slight yellowing of the paper has occurred from age and acid degradation; blue ink notations written over the header of the document; two small blue smudges along the right edge. The signature is in dark blue ink and is very crisp and legible! Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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