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Padraic Colum

Padraic ColumBorn: 8-Dec-1881
Birthplace: Longford, County Longford, Ireland
Died: 11-Jan-1972
Location of death: Enfield, CT
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Fintan's Cemetery, Howth

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist, Playwright

Nationality: Ireland
Executive summary: Wild Earth

Mother: (d. 1897)
Wife: Mary Gunning Maguire (b. circa 1887, m. 1912, d. 1957)

Author of books:
Wild Earth (1907, poetry)
The King of Ireland's Son (1916, juvenile)
The Children's Homer (1918, novel)
The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles (1921, juvenile)
Dramatic Legends (1922, poetry)
Castle Conquer (1923, novel)
Creatures (1927, poetry)
Poems (1932, poetry)
The Flying Swans (1937, novel)
Our Friend James Joyce (1959, with Mary Colum)
Images of Departure (1967, poetry)

Wrote plays:
Broken Soil (1903)
The Land (1905)
Thomas Muskerry (1910)

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