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Shadow of a gunman

Gordon D. Shirreffs

Shadow of a gunman

by Gordon D. Shirreffs

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Published by Ace Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

With: Last chance at Devils Canyon / by Barry Cord. New York, N. Y. Ace Books, 1959.

Statementby Gordon D. Shirreffs
SeriesAce double novel books -- D-400, Ace double-novel books -- D-400.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1352 vol. 23
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24516093M
LC Control Number98817735
OCLC/WorldCa47358856

Part of the Macmillan Modern Dramatists book series (MD) Abstract Although it is proper and necessary to discuss the written texts, O#x;Casey’s plays were intended for the stage and it seems a good idea for me to refer, at relevant points, to actual : James Simmons. The Shadow of a Gunman ( TV Movie) Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Donal Davoren is a poet but the folks in his tenement building think he's an IRA gunman laying low. Donal is content to let them think so, Minnie Powell. Donal and his flatmate Seamus end up holding the bag, literally, after a friend of Seamus who.

Richard Dreyfuss stars in this story about an Irish tenement in the 's that suffers a stir when a soft spoken poet who lives there is suspected of being an IRA ry: Drama, Special Interest, Television. The Shadow of an Gunman presents a person stage action from the broader backdrop of historical occasions, in this cast the battle of Irish insurgents against British isles dominion in Ireland. By , military power in the country possessed devolved onto the feared Auxiliaries recruited generally from dismissed officers of the English Military.

  Directed by Nye Heron. With Kenneth Branagh, Stephen Rea, Paul Ronan, Bronagh Gallagher. The first part of Sean O'Casey's Dublin Trilogy. Set in , as the Irish War of Independence rages, "Shadow of a Gunman" is the story of two young men, Donald Davoren and Seamus Shields, who share a flat in Dublin/10(1). The Shadow of a Gunman, drama in two acts by Sean O’Casey, performed at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin in and published in Originally titled “On the Run,” it was the fifth play O’Casey wrote but the first to be produced. The comic-tragic play is set in the tenement slums of Dublin in amidst guerrilla fighting between the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and the Black and Tans.


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Although it was not the first play that O’Casey wrote, The Shadow of a Gunman was the first play of his produced. It was premiered at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, on Apand was an. The Shadow of a Gunman is the most well-known of the three plays and is all but impossible to put down once it is started.

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Synopsis. The first of Sean O’Casey’s Dublin plays, The Shadow of a Gunman takes place in May of during the Irish War for Independence.

Set in a the tenement room of Donal Davoren (a poet) and his roommate Seumas Shields (a pedlar), the play explores one day of tensions in the streets of Dublin. COVID Resources.

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Review: The Shadow of a Gunman Sean O’Casey’s classic play is given a fresh approach, but is that enough to shake off its shadow?Author: Peter Crawley. “The Shadow of a Gunman” was O’Casey’s first play to be accepted by the Abbey. His earlier attempts to find the balance in his art between politics and entertainment failed (like “The Harvest Festival”) (Murray 5), but with the “Shadow” he finally managed to write “a.

The Shadow of a Gunman is a play by Seán O'Casey set during the Irish War of centers on the mistaken identity of a building tenant who is thought to be an IRA assassin. It is the first in O'Casey's "Dublin Trilogy" - the other two being Juno and the.

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The two principal male characters of The Shadow of a Gunman, Davoren and Seumas, spend much of their time in philosophical debate, and also in criticizing their own is in spite of.

– Ireland’s Revolutionary Tradition, by Kieran Allen: Shadow of a gunman. An eloquent study argues that Ireland should grasp this moment to revisit ‘Connolly’s way’Author: Neil Hegarty. The Shadow of a Gunman by Sean O'Casey. Paperback $ Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase.

Sign in to Purchase Instantly. Publish your book with B&N. A gunman on the run. Be careful, be careful, Donal Davoren. But Minnie is attracted to the idea, and I am attracted to Minnie.

And what danger can there be in being the shadow of a gunman?’ Mark O'Halloran (Donal Davoren) in The Shadow of a Gunman by Sean O'Casey. Directed by Wayne Jordan. Photo by Ros Kavanagh.

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It is set inas the War of Independence rages. The melodramatic The Shadow of a Gunman (), the first to be staged, deals with the guerrilla war conducted by the IRA until the peace treaty was signed in In the s, O'Casey served as a drama critic for London's Time and Tide, producing a group of scathing comments on West End conventionality, which have been published as The.Three Dublin Plays: The Shadow of a Gunman, Juno and the Paycock, & The Plough and the Stars by Sean O'Casey () 1 Jan Paperback Bunko.Juno and the Paycock is the second in his "Dublin Trilogy" that also includes The Shadow of a Gunman and The Plough and the Stars.

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