Richard Ellmann

Richard Ellmann

Richard Ellmann

Richard Ellmann (15 de marzo de 191813 de mayo de 1987) fue un prominente crítico de literatura británica y estadounidense, así como reputado biógrafo de autores irlandeses de la talla de W.B. Yeats, Oscar Wilde y James Joyce. Con la biografía de este último, Ellmann recibió el prestigioso premio National Book Award en 1960 como reconocimiento internacional a una de las consideradas mejores biografías del siglo XX.

Obras principales

  • Yeats: The Man And The Masks (1948; revised edition in 1979)
  • James Joyce (1959; revised edition in 1982)
  • Oscar Wilde (1987)
  • Ulysses on the Liffey


  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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