Emily Lawless

Standard Name: Lawless, Emily
Birth Name: Emily Lawless
Styled: the Hon. Emily Lawless
Pseudonym: Henry Harvey
Pseudonym: John Oliver Maddox, M. A.
EL published in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries across a wide range of forms: the novel, history, fictional autobiography, short story, poetry, and critical biography. Remembered primarily for her work on Irish themes, Lawless's writing has also been gaining increasing critical attention for its feminist and environmental concerns.


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Occupation Charlotte O'Conor Eccles
In Ireland COCE first developed an interest in poor people's housing, and became a lecturer for the Board of Agriculture and Technical Instruction . Together with Horace Plunkett (agricultural reformer, pioneer of the co-operative movement...
Reception Martin Ross
The Corinthian Dinner Committee of Dublin honoured Irish women writers including Edith Somerville , Martin Ross , Lady Gregory , Eva Gore-Booth , Emily Lawless , Susan Mitchell , and Katharine Tynan .
Collis, Maurice. Somerville and Ross: A Biography. Faber and Faber.


By 26 October 1972: Helen Gardner edited The New Oxford Book...

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By 26 October 1972

Helen Gardner edited The New Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1950, designed to update and replace Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch 's Oxford Book of English Verse, 1900.


Lawless, Emily. A Chelsea Householder. Sampson Low, 1882.
Lawless, Emily. A Garden Diary. Methuen, 1901.
Lawless, Emily. A Garden Diary. Cambridge University Press, 2010, http://www.cambridge.org/series/sSeries.asp?code=CLOR.
Lawless, Emily. Grania. Smith, Elder, 1892.
Lawless, Emily. Hurrish. Blackwood, 1886.
Lawless, Emily, and Val Mulkerns. Hurrish. Appletree Press, 1992.
Fallon, Padraic, and Emily Lawless. “Introduction”. The Poems of Emily Lawless, edited by Padraic Fallon and Padraic Fallon, Dolmen Press, 1965, pp. 7-9.
Mulkerns, Val, and Emily Lawless. “Introduction”. Hurrish, Appletree Press, 1992, p. vii - x.
Lawless, Emily. Ireland. Unwin, 1887.
Lawless, Emily. Maelcho. Smith, Elder, 1894.
Lawless, Emily. Maria Edgeworth. Macmillan, 1904.
Brooke, Stopford, and Emily Lawless. “Preface”. With the Wild Geese, Isbister, 1902, p. vii - xxiv.
Lawless, Emily. The Book of Gilly. Smith, Elder, 1906.
Lawless, Emily, and Edith Sichel. The Inalienable Heritage and Other Poems. Privately printed by Richard Clay, 1914.
Lawless, Emily. The Point of View. Privately printed by Richard Clay and Sons, 1909.
Lawless, Emily, and Shan Fadh Bullock. The Race of Castlebar. John Murray, 1913.
Lawless, Emily, and Emily Lawless. With Essex in Ireland. Editor Lawless, Emily, Smith Elder, 1890.
Lawless, Emily, and Stopford Brooke. With the Wild Geese. Isbister, 1902.