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Mr Smyllie, Sir

Gray, Tony

Mr Smyllie, Sir

by Gray, Tony

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Published by Gill and Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Smyllie, Robert Maire.,
    • Journalism -- Ireland -- History.,
    • Editors -- Ireland -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesMister Smyllie, Sir.
      StatementTony Gray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN5146.S68 G74 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination229 p. :
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1654940M
      ISBN 100717117901
      LC Control Number91215179

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Learn about Author Central 5/5(2). W.M. ("Bertie") Smyllie was editor of "The Irish Times" from until his death in and remains one of the legendary figures in Irish journalism. This book tells the story of an eccentric man under whose editorship a range of writers - including Myles na Gopaleen - learned their craft.

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His entrance on to The Irish Times stage in was suitably dramatic, according to Tony Gray’s book Mr Smyllie, Sir, an account of the newspaper under its formidable former editor, RM Smyllie.

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