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Kean, Charles John 1811?-1868

Overview
Works: 784 works in 1,230 publications in 1 language and 5,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Actor, Signer, Creator, Correspondent, Adapter, Honoree
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Charles John Kean
 
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Shakespere's historical play of King Henry the Eighth by William Shakespeare( Book )

23 editions published between 1855 and 1970 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1853 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1856 and 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kean relating to their American tours by Charles John Kean( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of King John by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes index and notes. Introduction and notes by Henry Norman Hudson, LL D
Shakespeare's play of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

19 editions published in 1859 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Richard II : Charles Kean 1857 by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1811 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of King Richard II by William Shakespeare( Book )

20 editions published between 1857 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1803 and 1970 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King John a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1856 and 1970 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1807 and 1971 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
King Lear, 1858 by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer-night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clark Library copy used as a promptbook by actor Frederick B. Warde. Several preliminary pages from original published form have been removed here, and the entire play is interleaved with manuscript notes in pencil and ink regarding stage directions, alterations, and other information
Shakespeare's tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1858 and 1859 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lear, the aging King of Britain, has chosen to lay aside the care of kingship and divide his kingdom between his three daughters. Their share is to be determined by their love for him. Two daughters speak with grandiose expressions of love while the third daughter finds nothing to say. The courts disinherit the third daughter, Cordelia. Much treachery, murder, and deceit ensued and Lear and Cordelia are captured and sentenced to death
Shakespeare's play of Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1858 and 1859 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costumes in Shakespeare's play of The winter's tale, 1856( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Kean, Charles

Kean Charles John 1811-1868

Languages
English (316)

Covers
The life and theatrical times of Charles Kean, F.S.A., including a summary of the English stage for the last fifty yearsLives of Shakespearian actorsLives of Shakespearian actorsLives of Shakespearian actors : Charles Kean, Samuel Phelps and William Charles Macready by their contemporaries