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The Speckled Bird

An Autobiographical Novel with Variant Versions

Authors: Yeats, W.

Editors: O'Donnell, W. (Ed.)

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Yeats wrote four distinct versions of his unfinished novel, The Speckled Bird. This unique edition, draws together all four books, and includes transcripts of recently identified manuscript pages of the second version. The texts are supplemented by detailed explanatory, authorial and textual notes by the editor, William H. O'Donnell. An introduction and chronology provide an overview of the publishing history of the work.

About the authors

WILLIAM H. O'DONNELL is Professor of English at the University of Memphis. He has edited and annotated Yeats's Autobiographies and two other prose volumes in the Collected Edition of W.B. Yeats, as well as the earlier edition of The Speckled Bird. He is the author of two books on Yeats.

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'...admirably edited and elegantly produced book.' - Times Literary Supplement


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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Speckled Bird
Book Subtitle
An Autobiographical Novel with Variant Versions
Authors
Editors
  • W. O'Donnell
Copyright
2002
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-333-96614-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
280
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