Prefaces and Introductions: Uncollected Prefaces and Introductions by Yeats to Works by Other Authors

This volume in the series brings together for the first time 32 introductions written for anthologies that Yeats edited or that he wrote as introductions for books by other writers. The introductions span the full length of his career. Topics range from Irish legends and folklore to the design of graceful new Irish coins. The authors discussed include William Blake, J.M.Synge, Lady Gregory, Oscar Wilde, Oliver St John Gogarty, Lionel Johnson and Rabindranath Tagore.