Donn Byrne
 

 

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Donn Byrne 1889-1928

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He was born Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne in New York and raised in Ireland. He was quite a popular writer and his works include The Strangerís Banquet, The Foolish Matrons, Messer Marco Polo, Blind Raftery, Hangmanís House, The Power of the Dog, Brother Saul, Destiny Bay and The Wind Bloweth. He died after his car went into Courtmacsherry Bay.

        He is buried in County Cork.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book