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The Cambridge history of British theatre.

Author: Jane Milling; Peter Thomson; Joseph W Donohue, Jr.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
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Volume One of The Cambridge History of British Theatre begins in Roman Britain and ends with Charles II's restoration to the throne imminent. The four essays in Part One treat pre-Elizabethan theatre, the eight in Part Two focus on the riches of the Elizabethan era, and the seven in Part Three on theatrical developments during and after the reigns of James I and Charles I. The essays are written for the general  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Reference works
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Milling; Peter Thomson; Joseph W Donohue, Jr.
ISBN: 0521827906 9780521827904 0521650402 9780521650403 0521650682 9780521650687 0521651328 9780521651325 9780511467387 0511467389 9780511467394 0511467397 9780511467400 0511467400
OCLC Number: 53477443
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. Origins to 1660 / edited by Jane Milling and Peter Thomson --
v. 2. 1660 to 1895 / edited by Joseph Donohue --
v. 3. Since 1895 / edited by Baz Kershaw.
Other Titles: History of British theatre
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This three-volume set explores the rich and complex histories of English, Scottish and Welsh theatres from early Britain to the present. Original essays written by leading British and American  Read more...


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