Passage from Yeats’s introduction to ‘The Well of the Saints’ in which he claims to have told Synge to visit the Aran Islands.


  • Title: Introduction to ‘Well of the Saints’
  • Creator: W.B. Yeats
  • Date Created: 1905
  • Date Published: 1905
  • Location: London
  • Publisher: A.H. Bullen
  • Rights: Public domain.
  • Digital Collections: Click here to access item record in the NLI's online catalogue.
  • Collection: The Journey of ‘The Playboy’
  • Catalogue Number: NLI Ir 8229 s 154, page vi

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