St. John G. (St. John Greer) Ervine letter to Miss Gwen John

Biographical and Historical Notes

St. John G. (St. John Greer) Ervine (1883-1971)

Irish playwright, drama critic, and author St. John Greer Ervine (1883-1971) is best known for his plays, some of which were staged at the Abbey Theatre. He also managed the Abbey Theatre for a brief period.


Literature Resource Center. "St. John Greer Ervine 1883-1971." (accessed March 16, 2007).

Scope and Content Note

This is a letter from St. John Greer Ervine to Miss [Gwen] John critiquing a manuscript of a play she has written.