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Shakespeare's Globe Playhouse ; a modern reconstruction in text and scale drawings

Author: Irwin Smith; John Cranford Adams
Publisher: New York : Scribner, [1956]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on the ... reconstruction of the Globe Playhouse ... detailed plans of the model ... contains a complete set of scale drawings of the reconstruction for study and for the guidance of model builders, plus the most comprehensive collection of contemporary views and maps of the Bankside district ... There is also a survey of the design of the Globe's multiple stage and of its practical influence on the writing  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Irwin, 1892-1977.
Shakespeare's Globe Playhouse.
New York : Scribner, [1956]
(OCoLC)566033122
Named Person: William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin Smith; John Cranford Adams
ISBN: 0684144220 9780684144221
OCLC Number: 232708
Notes: Erratum slip inserted.
Description: xxiii, 240 pages : illustrations, plans (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: The story of the Globe Playhouse --
The site and shape of the Globe --
Its dimensions --
Its fabric --
The auditorium --
The platform --
The tiring-house exterior --
The inner stages --
The rear stage --
Second-level stages --
The music gallery --
The superstructure --
Shakespeare's plays on the Globe's stage (Romeo and Juliet at the Globe ; King Henry IV, Part II) --
The scale drawings --
The fortune builder's contract --
The hope builder's contract.
Responsibility: by Irwin Smith ; based upon the reconstruction of the Globe by John Cranford Adams ; with an introduction by James G. McManaway.

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"Based on the ... reconstruction of the Globe Playhouse ... detailed plans of the model ... contains a complete set of scale drawings of the reconstruction for study and for the guidance of model builders, plus the most comprehensive collection of contemporary views and maps of the Bankside district ... There is also a survey of the design of the Globe's multiple stage and of its practical influence on the writing of Shakespeare's plays"--Dustjacket.

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