Author:John Boyle O'Reilly
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|An Irish-born poet and novelist who was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood. As he was also a soldier enlisted in the British army at the time, he was tried for treason and found guilty. O'Reilly was transported to Western Australia where he served two years before escaping and travelling to the United States. He settled in Boston, where he won fame as a poet, novelist and journalist.|
- Published in The Wild Goose, an amateur shipboard newspaper, 1867
- Night Thoughts (unpublished, c. 1868)
- Songs from the Southern Seas and Other Poems (Robert Bros., Boston, 1873)
- Songs, Legends and Ballads (1878)
- Moondyne (1879)
- The Statues in the Block (1881)
- In Bohemia (1886)
- The Ethics of Boxing and Manly Sport (1888)
- To My Little Blanid (details of publication unknown)
- At School (unpublished, found in his papers after his death)
- 406 (unpublished and unfinished)
- Published in Life of John Boyle O'Reilly, Roche (1891)
- Published in Pieces People Ask For (1909))
Works about O'Reilly
- “O'Reilly, John Boyle” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911.
- “John Boyle O'Reilly,” in Catholic Encyclopedia, 1913.
- Life of John Boyle O'Reilly Roche, J. J. together with his complete poems and speeches. O'Reilly, M. ed. New York: Cassell. 1891 (transcription project)
Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.