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The Dominion of Dreams/ Under the Dark Star

£9.99

Product description

No dust jacket, bumping to the top right hand corner cover. Pages are clean and tight. Green cloth with gilt lettering.

Printed 1912.

"Fiona MacLeod," was a Celtic visionary and romantic of the late nineteenth century. Readers of her era were enchanted by the marvelous weaving of folklore, myth, vision, and personal observation she brought forth in her prose and poetry.

It was eventually revealed that the lovely, mysterious Fiona MacLeod was in fact William Sharp. This seems to have been more than a literary affectation or a trick to sell books, but a genuine effort on William Sharp's part to express an inner female nature. Fiona's literary stock tumbled quite a bit after this discovery, though her work continued to enjoy some success thereafter, most notably with the long running opera The Immortal Hour based on Fiona's poetry, which ran in England in the 1920's and 1930's.

Item details

Author(s):
Fiona Macleod
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20cm x 14cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
428
Publisher:
William Heineman
Title:
The Dominion of Dreams/ Under the Dark Star

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About this item

No dust jacket, bumping to the top right hand corner cover. Pages are clean and tight. Green cloth with gilt lettering.

Printed 1912.

"Fiona MacLeod," was a Celtic visionary and romantic of the late nineteenth century. Readers of her era were enchanted by the marvelous weaving of folklore, myth, vision, and personal observation she brought forth in her prose and poetry.

It was eventually revealed that the lovely, mysterious Fiona MacLeod was in fact William Sharp. This seems to have been more than a literary affectation or a trick to sell books, but a genuine effort on William Sharp's part to express an inner female nature. Fiona's literary stock tumbled quite a bit after this discovery, though her work continued to enjoy some success thereafter, most notably with the long running opera The Immortal Hour based on Fiona's poetry, which ran in England in the 1920's and 1930's.

Author(s):
Fiona Macleod
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20cm x 14cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
428
Publisher:
William Heineman
Title:
The Dominion of Dreams/ Under the Dark Star

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