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Macready, William Charles 1793-1873

Overview
Works: 903 works in 1,241 publications in 3 languages and 9,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Biography  Portraits  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: pmn, Performer, Actor, Editor, Recipient, Adapter, Creator, Honoree, Correspondent, Printer
Classifications: PR2838.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by William Charles Macready
Bulwer and Macready; a chronicle of the early Victorian theatre by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Charles Macready's King John; a facsimile prompt-book by William Shakespeare ( Book )
7 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macready's reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready ( Book )
19 editions published between 1875 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Macready produces As you like it : a prompt-book study by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diaries of William Charles Macready, 1833-1851 by William Charles Macready ( Book )
20 editions published between 1912 and 1969 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1875, two years after Macready's death, his Reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters, edited by the late Sir W. F. Pollock, bart., were published by Messrs. Macmillan. At that time it was thought desirable to withhold a considerable portion of the diaries, but after the lapse of nearly forty years the reasons for this suppression no longer hold good, and the most important of the omitted passages are accordingly given, for the first time, in the present work." --v.1, pref
The journal of William Charles Macready, 1832-1851 by William Charles Macready ( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Besides being a great actor and the friend and associate of Dickens, Bulwer Lytton, Browning, and most of the principal figures in the drama and literature of his time, William Charles Macready (1793-1873) was a compulsive diarist. His journal of twenty-one years, during most of which he was at the head of the English stage, is a candid and absorbing self-revelation
Werner : a tragedy by George Gordon Byron Byron ( Book )
6 editions published between 1823 and 1970 in English and German and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bridal a tragedy in five acts by James Sheridan Knowles ( Book )
9 editions published between 1837 and 1852 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Richard III, 1821 by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King John a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published between 1846 and 1973 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As you like it a comedy in five acts by William Charles Macready ( Book )
in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1773 and 1848 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King John by William Shakespeare ( Book )
9 editions published between 1803 and 1842 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare ( Book )
8 editions published between 1765 and 1841 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Close friends Valentine and Proteus become rivals for the hand of Silvia, daughter of the Duke of Milan, who has promised her to the foolish coward Thurio. Proteus has Valentine banished, but Silvia escapes to the forest to join him. Proteus follows with Julia, who dotes on him. After a confrontation, the Duke eventually allows Valentine and Silvia to wed, and Proteus marries Julia
Reminiscences, and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready ( )
9 editions published between 1875 and 1876 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1814 and 1838 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Entente cordiale au théatre; Macready et Hamlet à Paris en 1844. Le journal de Macready. Macready et George Sand by Brian Juden ( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Book )
in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosalind, daughter of the deposed Duke Senior, is exiled from the court by her wicked uncle. Disguising herself as a young man and accompanied by her cousin Celia and their loyal fool Touchstone, she takes refuge in the Forest of Arden. In the forest Rosalind meets young Orlando with whom she is in love, but her male disguise complicates matters, expecially when Rosalind finds she has unwittingly attracted the shepherdess Phebe. --From publisher's description
Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
5 editions published between 1803 and 1807 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cymbeline by William Shakespeare ( Book )
in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Macready, Mr. (William Charles), 1793-1873
Macready, W. C., 1793-1873
Macready, W.C. (William Charles), 1793-1873
Macready, William C. 1793-1873
Macready (William Charles), Mr, 1793-1873
Languages
English (251)
French (4)
German (1)
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