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People/Characters: William Butler Yeats

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A.E. Housman & W.B. Yeats; two lectures by Richard Aldington
Aberration in Modern Poetry: Essays on Atypical Works by Yeats, Auden, Moore, Heaney and Others by Lucy Collins
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays by Northrop Frye
The Ascent of Man by Jacob Bronowski
Axel's Castle: A Study of the Imaginative Literature of 1870-1930 by Edmund Wilson
Becoming George: The Life of Mrs W. B. Yeats by Ann Saddlemyer
A bibliography of the first editions of books by William Butler Yeats by A. J. A. Symons
Black Pearl: v. 2: The Memoirs of a Victorian Sex Magician by Anonymous
The Blood-Dimmed Tide by Anthony Quinn
The Bold Fenian Men by Robert Kee
British Poets and Secret Societies by Marie Roberts
The Cambridge Companion to W. B. Yeats by Marjorie Howes
Collected Letters of W. B. Yeats: Volume II: 1896-1900 (Collected Letters of W B Yeats) by W. B. Yeats
The Collected Letters of W. B. Yeats: Volume IV: 1905-1907 by W. B. Yeats
The Collected Letters of W. B. Yeats: Volume V: 1908-1910: 5 (Yeats Collected Letters Series) by W. B. Yeats
The Collected Letters of W.B. Yeats: Volume 1: 1865-1895 by W. B. Yeats
The Collected Letters of W.B. Yeats: Volume III: 1901-1904 by W. B. Yeats
Culture Wars in British Literature: Multiculturalism and National Identity by Tracy J. Prince
The damnable question: A history of Anglo-Irish relations by George Dangerfield
Defending Ancient Springs by Kathleen Raine
Dublin in the age of William Butler Yeats and James Joyce by Richard M. Kain
Edmund Wilson: Literary Essays and Reviews of the 1920s & 30s: The Shores of Light / Axel's Castle / Uncollected Reviews by Edmund Wilson
The Eighteen Nineties by Holbrook Jackson
Eminent domain; Yeats among Wilde, Joyce, Pound, Eliot, and Auden by Richard Ellmann
English Literary Manuscripts by British Library
English Lyric Poetry: John Donne, William Wordsworth, John Keats, William Butler Yeats (Living Masterpieces of English L by John Donne
Essays of Four Decades by Allen Tate
For the Cause of Liberty: A Thousand Years of Ireland's Heroes by Terry Golway
Four Dubliners by Richard Ellmann
From Dickens to Hardy by Boris Ford
Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds by Harold Bloom
The Gonne-Yeats Letters 1893-1938 by Anna Macbride White
Honoured Guest: New Essays on W.B. Yeats by Denis Donoghue
I, the poet William Yeats by Ian Fletcher
In Memory of W. B. Yeats by W. H. Audenpoetry about
Inventing Ireland (Convergences: Inventories of the Present) by Declan Kiberd
Ireland in Poetry by Charles Sullivan
Letters on Poetry from W. B. Yeats to Dorothy Wellesley by W. B. Yeats
Letters to His Son W.B. Yeats and Others: 1869-1922 by John Butler Yeats
The Life of W. B. Yeats by Terence Brown
A literary history of Ireland by Patrick C. Power
London, Modernism, and 1914 by Michael J. K. Walsh
The Lonely Tower by T. R. Henn
The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters. Vol. 1, 1955-56 by Rupert Hart-Davis
The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters. Vol. 3, 1958 by Rupert Hart-Davis
Major British Writers (Enlarged Edition II) by G. B. Harrison
Michael Collins and the Troubles: The Struggle for Irish Freedom 1912-1922 by Ulick O'Connor
The Modern Age by Boris Ford
Modern Ireland, 1600-1972 by R. F. Foster
Modern Scholar the Giants of Irish Literature: Wilde, Yeats, Joyce, and Beckett by George O'Brien
The New Oxford Book of Irish Verse by Thomas Kinsella
New Ways to Kill Your Mother: Writers and Their Families by Colm Tóibín
Nijinsky by Richard Buckle
Nine poets by David Burnett
Nobel Prize Library Sets by Nobel Prize Library
Nobel Prize Library: Solzhenitsyn, Tagore, Undset, Yeats by Nobel Prize Library
The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Major Authors {generic} by M. H. Abrams
Olivia Shakespear and W.B. Yeats : after long silence by John Harwood
The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900 by Arthur Quiller-Couch
The Oxford book of Irish verse: XVIIth century-XXth century by Donagh MacDonagh
Poems to See By: A Comic Artist Interprets Great Poetry by Julian Peters
Poetry and Mysticism by Colin Wilson
The Poetry of W. B. Yeats by Louis MacNeice
Poets and the Peacock Dinner: The Literary History of a Meal by Lucy McDiarmid
The politics of Irish literature: from Thomas Davis to W. B. Yeats, by Malcolm Johnston Brown
The private library, 2nd series, vol. 4, no. 1, Spring 1971 by Private Libraries Association
The private library, 2nd series, vol. 9, no. 2, Summer 1976 by Private Libraries Association
Quantum Poetics: Yeats, Pound, Eliot, and the Science of Modernism by Daniel Albright
A reader's guide to William Butler Yeats by John Unterecker
Selected Letters of T. E. Lawrence by T. E. Lawrence
Shakespeare's Tremor and Orwell's Cough: The Medical Lives of Famous Writers by John J. Ross
A Short History of Ireland by Martin Wallace
A Short History of Ireland by Sean McMahon
Some I knew well by Clifford Bax
Stone Cottage: Pound, Yeats, and Modernism by James Longenbach
A Tagore Reader by Rabindranath Tagore
Talking to the Gods: Occultism in the Work of W. B. Yeats, Arthur Machen, Algernon Blackwood, and Dion Fortune (SUNY Series in Western Esoteric Traditions) by Susan Johnston Graf
Three Great Irishmen: Shaw, Yeats, Joyce by Arland Ussher
Tolkien's World by Randel Helms
The Uses of Decadence: Wilde, Yeats, Joyce by Richard Ellmann
Van Morrison: Too Late to Stop Now by Steve Turner
Victorian Poetry and Poetics by Walter E. Houghton
W. B. Yeats (The Irish Biographies) by David Ross
W. B. Yeats : A Life Volume I: The Apprentice Mage 1865-1914 by R. F. Foster
W. B. Yeats : The Last Romantic by Peter Porter
W. B. Yeats: A Life Volume II: The Arch-Poet 1915-1939 (Wb Yeats a Life) by R. F. Foster
W.B. Yeats (Modern Irish writers) by P. N. Furbank
W.B. Yeats Twentieth Century Magus: An In-Depth Study of Yeat's Esoteric Practices and Beliefs, Including Excerpts from His Magical Diaries by Susan Johnston Graf
W.B.Yeats and the Search for Tradition by Philip Sherrard
What poets used to know : poetics, mythopoesis, metaphysics by Charles Upton
I Will Judge You by Your Bookshelf by Grant Snider
William Butler Yeats by Jacqueline Genetnot in English Common Knowledge
William Butler Yeats Memoirs by Denis Donoghue
Woman Between the Worlds by F. Gwynplaine MacIntyre
Wonderland Avenue : tales of glamour and excess by Daniel Sugerman
The world of W. B. Yeats by Robin Skelton
The World of Yesterday by Stefan Zweig
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez
Yeats by Denis Donoghue
Yeats and Alchemy by William T. Gorski
Yeats and the Irish Eighteenth Century by Peter Faulkner
Yeats and Women (Yeats Annual) by Deirdre Toomey
Yeats the Initiate by Kathleen Raine
Yeats's Heroic Figures: Wilde, Parnell, Swift, Casement by Michael A. Steinman
Yeats' Ireland by Benedict Kiely
Yeats's Ghosts: The Secret Life of W.B. Yeats by Brenda Maddox
Yeats's Golden Dawn by George Mills Harper
Yeats, Elliot and R. S. Thomas: Riding the Echo by A. E. Dyson
Yeats, the Tarot and the Golden Dawn by Kathleen Raine
Yeats: a collection of critical essays by John Unterecker
Yeats: The Man and the Masks by Richard Ellmann

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William Butler Yeats (1865-1939), Irish poet, pillar of the Irish literary establishment, co-founder of Dublin's Abbey Theatre, and two term senator of the Irish Free State.

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