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Yeats in Love

Yeats in Love

19.95 34.99

by Annie West

Introduced by Theo Dorgan, and complete with poetry by Yeats as well as quotes by those who bore witness to his infatuation, including Katharine Tynan, Douglas Hyde and his own sisters, Lolly and Lily, Yeats in Love is a truly original depiction of a decades-long adolescent crush.

Illustrated Hardback | 78pp | 9781848403925 | Release Date: 14 October 2014

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‘As for Willie Yeats I love him dearly as a friend but I could not for one minute imagine marrying him.’ - Maud Gonne

Annie West's irreverent art brings to life W.B. Yeats’s futile pursuit of the beautiful, unobtainable Maud Gonne. Introduced by Theo Dorgan, and complete with poetry by Yeats as well as quotes by those who bore witness to his infatuation, including Katharine Tynan, Douglas Hyde and his own sisters, Lolly and Lily, Yeats in Love is a truly original depiction of a decades-long adolescent crush.