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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859.
London, W. Scott, 1894
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Leigh Hunt; William Archer; Robert William Lowe; John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Contains added t.p.: "Critical essays on the performers of the London theatres, including general observations on the practice and genius of the stage ... London, John Hunt, 1807."|
|Description:||xlvii, 2-241,  pages frontispiece (portrait) 19 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction. Leigh Hunt's preface to "Critical essays." Leigh Hunt's "Synopses."--Critical essays: Section I.--Tragedy: Mr. Kemble. Mrs. Siddons. Mr. Pope.--Critical essays: Section II.--Comedy: Mr. Bannister. Mr. Lewis. Mr. Munden. Mr. Liston. Mr. Emery. Mr. Dowton. Mr. Mathews. Miss Pope. Mrs. Jordan.--Critical essays: Section III.--Tragedy and comedy: Mr. Elliston. Mr. Cooke. Mr. Charles Kemble.--Leigh Hunt's appendix to the 'Critical essays.'--Criticism from "The Tatler."--Index.|
|Responsibility:||[by] Leigh Hunt. Selected and ed., with notes and an introduction, by William Archer and Robert W. Lowe.|