By Sean O'Casey
'I idea that no guy liveth and dieth to himself, so I placed in the back of what i presumed and what I did the landscape of the realm I lived in - the issues that made me.'
Sean O'Casey, 1948
Sean O'Casey's six-part Autobiographies, initially released among 1939 and 1955, is an eloquently entire self-portrait of an artist's existence and instances, unsurpassed in literature.
This quantity comprises the 1st components: I Knock on the Door (1939) and Pictures within the Hallway (1942). the previous charts the youth of younger 'John Cassidy' (as O'Casey was once christened), powerfully marked via the loss of life of his father and his ailment through the attention an infection trachoma. Pictures within the Hallway consists of the tale into John's formative years, and tentative steps into the grownup global of labor, the other intercourse and political awakening.
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