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Macready, William Charles 1793-1873

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Works: 912 works in 1,265 publications in 3 languages and 10,161 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Biography  Study guides  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, pmn, Performer, Actor, Editor, Adapter, Recipient, Creator, Honoree, Correspondent, Printer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Publications about William Charles Macready
Publications by William Charles Macready
Publications by William Charles Macready, published posthumously.
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Bulwer and Macready; a chronicle of the early Victorian theatre by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
William Charles Macready's King John; a facsimile prompt-book by William Shakespeare( Book )
6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Macready's reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready( Book )
16 editions published between 1875 and 2000 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Mr. Macready produces As you like it : a prompt-book study by William Shakespeare( Book )
6 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
The diaries of William Charles Macready, 1833-1851 by William Charles Macready( Book )
23 editions published between 1912 and 1969 in English and held by 205 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 )
7 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 104 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 )
12 editions published between 1823 and 1970 in English and German and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The bridal a tragedy in five acts by William Charles Macready( Book )
7 editions published between 1837 and 1852 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
King Richard III, 1821 by William Shakespeare( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )
17 editions published between 1761 and 1848 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
The Irishman in London or, the happy African. A farce. In two acts. Performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden by William Macready( file )
13 editions published between 1793 and 1818 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 libraries worldwide
King John a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
As you like it a comedy in five acts by William Charles Macready( Book )
in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )
9 editions published between 1842 and 1848 in English and held by 31 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, especially when Rosalind finds she has unwittingly attracted the shepherdess Phebe
Reminiscences, and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready( file )
9 editions published between 1875 and 1876 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( Book )
7 editions published between 1765 and 1841 in English and held by 22 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
The tragedy of Cymbeline by William Shakespeare( Book )
in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A new edition of Shakespeare's late romantic tragicomedy, Cymbeline
Othello the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )
4 editions published between 1814 and 1838 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Designed to meet the needs of theatre professionals, as well as general readers, this edition of Shakespeare's 'Othello' includes an extensive performance history, a commentary illuminating the complexities of Shakespeare's language, and an appendix on the music in the play
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )
6 editions published between 1803 and 1846 in English and held by 16 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
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 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Macready 1793-1873 Mr
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 (260)
French (4)
German (2)
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