WorldCat Identities

Kean, Charles John 1811?-1868

Overview
Works: 802 works in 1,261 publications in 1 language and 5,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Tragedies (Drama)  Biography  Historical drama  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Textbooks  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Actor, Other, Creator, Signer, Adapter, Honoree, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2820.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Charles John Kean
 
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Most widely held works by Charles John Kean
King John a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1846 and 1973 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1853 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den skotske officer Macbeth bliver spået, at han vil vinde kongetronen. Vejen til den bliver blodig, og han plages af samvittighedsnag over sine forbrydelser og angst for sine modstanderes hævn
Shakespeare's play of The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1856 and 2010 in English and held by 132 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 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1857 and 1970 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1859 and 1971 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes index and notes. Introduction and notes by Henry Norman Hudson, LL D
The tragedy of King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1811 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the play and discusses its poetry, structure, political details, history, and the Shakespearean staging
Shakespeare's play of King John by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
King Lear, 1858 by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Richard II by William Shakespeare( Book )

19 editions published between 1857 and 1970 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Hamlet, 1676 by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stratford Festival, Canada, William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," directed by John Hirsch, designed by Sam Kirkpatrick, music by Louis Applebaum
Shakespeare's play of A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1856 and 1859 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

19 editions published in 1859 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1858 and 1859 in English and held by 72 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
Sardanapolus, King of Assyria a tragedy in five acts by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )

15 editions published between 1788 and 1853 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play of Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

17 editions published between 1858 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Charles Kean acteur, metteur en scène et directeur de théâtre anglais

Charles Kean britischer Theaterschauspieler

Charles Kean Brits acteur (1811-1868)

Kean, Charles

Kean Charles John 1811-1868

Кин, Чарлз

Languages
English (344)

Covers
The life and theatrical times of Charles Kean, F.S.A. : including a summary of the English stage for the last fifty years, and a detailed account of the management of the Princess's Theatre, from 1850 to 1859Lives of Shakespearian actorsLives of Shakespearian actorsLives of Shakespearian actors : Charles Kean, Samuel Phelps and William Charles Macready by their contemporaries