Dunsany
biographical name 18th Baron 1878-1957 Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett Irish poet & dramatist

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  • Dunsany —   [dʌn seɪnɪ], Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett [ plʌȖkɪt], 18. Baron, bekannt als Lord Dunsany [lɔːd ], angloirischer Schriftsteller, * London 24. 7. 1878, ✝ Dublin 25. 10. 1957. Dunsany schrieb auf Wunsch von W. B. Yeats Dramen für das Abbey… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Dunsany — Edward Plunkett, 18. Baron of Dunsany Baron of Dunsany ist ein erblicher irischer Adelstitel in der Peerage of Ireland, der von der Familie Plunkett geführt wird. Stammsitz der Familie ist Dunsany Castle im County Meath in der Republik Irland. Es …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dunsany — /dun say nee/, n. Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett /mawr tn draks plung ket, kit, mohr /, 18th Baron ( Lord Dunsany ), 1878 1957, Irish dramatist, poet, and essayist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dunsany — Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Lord Dunsany …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Dunsany — /dun say nee/, n. Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett /mawr tn draks plung ket, kit, mohr /, 18th Baron ( Lord Dunsany ), 1878 1957, Irish dramatist, poet, and essayist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dunsany — /dʌnˈseɪni/ (say dun saynee) noun Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, 18th Baron, 1878–1957, Irish dramatist and writer of tales …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dunsany Castle and Demesne — Dunsany Castle Dunsany Castle (Irish: Caisleán Dhun Samhna), Dunsany, County Meath, Ireland is a modernised Norman castle, started c. 1180 / 1181 by Hugh de Lacy, who also commissioned Killeen Castle, nearby, and the famous Trim Castl …   Wikipedia

  • Dunsany, Lord —    (Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, 18th Baron Dunsany)    (1878– 1957).    Irish author of fantasy tales. Author of many stories of imaginary world fantasy, including The Gods of Pegana (1905), Time and the Gods (1906), The Sword of Welleran… …   An H.P.Lovecraft encyclopedia

  • Dunsany's chess — a b c d e f g h …   Wikipedia

  • Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, 18th baron of — ▪ Irish dramatist born July 24, 1878, London died Oct. 25, 1957, Dublin  Irish dramatist and storyteller, whose many popular works combined imaginative power with intellectual ingenuity to create a credible world of fantasy.       Educated at… …   Universalium

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