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Katharine Tynan 1868-1931

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Born in Dublin. She was one of the most prolific of Irish writers. Her works include over 100 novels, short story collections, plays, poetry collections, memoirs, essays, and volumes of autobiography and reminiscences. She was a leading poet of the Irish literary revival and was a good friend of W.B. Yeats. She had a reputation as a journalist and promoted women’s rights and other social issues. Her works include Louise de la Valliere and Other Poems, Ballads and Lyrics, She Walks in Beauty, Twenty-Five Years, Cuckoo Songs, The Sweet Enemy, The Adventures of Alicia, The Wind Among the Trees and The House in the Forest. She is buried in London.

Further information, location 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