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Subseries 5.3
Writings
Boxes 45-46

Scope and Content Note

Among Lady Gregory's writings are a variety of items including manuscripts, typescripts, a diary, and several notebooks.

Works by Lady Gregory represented in this series include The Boogie Men, The Dragon, Killaloe, The White Cockade, Shanwalla, The Story Brought by Brigit, The Full Moon, and Coole. In addition, there are a number of unpublished works, unidentified manuscript and typescript fragments in the collection. For Lady Gregory's typescripts for Mr. Gregory's Letter-Box see W. H. Gregory Papers series.

Personal writings here include diaries (1918, 1921) and several notebooks. Three of the notebooks provide recollections of Robert Gregory. One other notebook relates to family genealogy. There is also an appointment book dealing with household matters.

Also found here is a cartoon by the Earl of Wemyss for a pamphlet by Lady Gregory entitled "Phantom's Pilgrimage, or Home Ruin." In addition there are fragments of musical scores and lyrics.

Dramatic and Poetic Works
Box Folder Content
45 1 The Bogie Men (fragment) - MS revision
45 2 The Dragon - Scenario
45 3 The Full Moon - MS notebook
45 4 Killoloe - MS [99-03-13]
45 5 On the Racecourse - Corrected TS
45 6 Shanwalla - TS fragment, Act III
45 7 The Story Brought by Brigit - MS
45 8 The Story Brought by Brigit - Corrected TS
45 9 Miscellaneous poems - TS and MS
Plays
45 10 The Dispensary - Corrected TS - 3 copies
45 11 The Lighted Window - 4 TS
45 12 Michelin - Corrected TS - 3 copies
45 13 The Meadow Gate - Corrected TS - 3 copies
45 14 The Shoelace - 3 TS, 1 fragment
45 15 MS notebook of three plays ( Beside the Well, The Dispensary, The Meadow Gate) 1929 The Dispensary, The Meadow Gate) 1929
45 16 Fragments - corrected TS
Prose Works
46 1 The Binding - Corrected TS
46 2 Coole - Corrected TS, Chapter 1 "The Drawing Room"
46 3 Coole- Corrected TS, Chapter 2 "The Library"
46 4 Coole - Corrected TS, Chapter 3 "The Breakfast Room I"
46 5 Coole - Corrected TS, Chapter 3 "The Breakfast Room II"
46 6 Coole - Corrected TS, Chapter 4 "Woods, Vision and the Lake"
46 7 Coole - Corrected TS, Chapter 5 "The Bust of Macaenus"
46 8 An Emigrant's Notebook – MS
46 9 Figures in Clay- TS with 2 photographs
46 10 Trouble in Philadelphia- Corrected TS
46 11 What Was Their Utopia? - Corrected TS
Diaries and Notebooks
46 12 Autograph diary, 1880-1882
46 13 Appointment book, 1918
46 14 Journal entries: “Conscription April 1918," April-December 1918, TS with corrections [2001-10-08]
46 15 Journal entries: July 6, 1919, February 6, 1921, TS with corrections [99-03-13]
46 16 Notebook - Gregory Genealogy
46 17 Notebook - Recollections of Robert Gregory
46 18 Notebook - Recollections of Robert Gregory
46 19 Recollections of Robert Gregory (by Arabella Waithman?)
46 20 2 notebooks, [n.d.]
Cartoon
46 21 "Phantom's Pilgramage or Home Ruin," Earl of Wemyss
Music and Lyrics (fragments)
46 22 "The Travelling Man" and "White Cockade"
Fragments
46 23 Unidentified MS fragments
46 24 Unidentified TS fragments
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