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Title: The Countess Kathleen O'Shea

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Title: The Countess Kathleen O'Shea Title Record # 2326191
Author: uncredited
Date: 1888-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Yeats's note on the source of this story: "This was quoted in a London-Irish newspaper. I am unable to find out the original source."
Synopsis: When the starving people of her district are about to sell their souls for bread, the countess gives her own in exchange.
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1888Marvin Kaye, in Angels of Darkness, gives the credit as "A Folk Tale Retold by W. B. Yeats." It is from Yeats's Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, which he edited rather than retold; in the anthology, his note on the source of "The Countess Kathleen O'Shea" is, "This was quoted in a London-Irish newspaper. I am unable to find out the original source."
The Countess Kathleen O'Shea [as by W. B. Yeats]
1958 Countess Kathleen O'Shea

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry 1888-00-00 ed. W. B. Yeats Walter Scott     xviii+
326
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Deals with the Devil 1958-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Dodd, Mead & Co.   $4.00 xvii+
332
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Deals with the Devil 1959-00-00 ed. Basil Davenport Faber and Faber     328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Angels of Darkness: Tales of Troubled and Troubling Women 1995-01-00 ed. Marvin Kaye GuildAmerica Books / SFBC 1-56865-116-3 / 03334 $10.98 xiv+
530
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Larry Lurin Checkmark
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