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Lives of Shakespearian actors : Charles Kean, Samuel Phelps and William Charles Macready by their contemporaries.

Author: Robert Sawyer; Julia Swindells; David Francis Taylor; Richard Foulkes
Publisher: London : Pickering & Chatto, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features actors who were significant in their development of new and innovative ways of performing Shakespeare. This title contains extracts from diaries, memoirs, private letters, and obituaries  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Named Person: William Shakespeare; Charles John Kean; Samuel Phelps; William Charles Macready; Charles John Kean; William Charles Macready; Samuel Phelps; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Sawyer; Julia Swindells; David Francis Taylor; Richard Foulkes
ISBN: 9781851969784 1851969780 9784902454437 4902454432
OCLC Number: 573037413
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. Charles Kean / edited by Robert Sawyer --
v. 2. Samuel Phelps / edited by Julia Swindells and David Francis Taylor --
v. 3. William Charles Macready / edited by Richard Foulkes.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2865537874#Person\/kean_charles_john_1811_1868<\/a>> # Charles John Kean<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1811?<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1868<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Kean<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Charles John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Charles John Kean<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2865537874#Person\/phelps_samuel_1804_1878<\/a>> # Samuel Phelps<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1804<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1878<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Phelps<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Samuel Phelps<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2865537874#Person\/shakespeare_william_1564_1616<\/a>> # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1564<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1616<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1219920<\/a>> # England.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"England.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1738062<\/a>> # Shakespearean actors and actresses<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Shakespearean actors and actresses<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/106893875<\/a>> # David Francis Taylor<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Taylor<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"David Francis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"David Francis Taylor<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/34779059<\/a>> # Samuel Phelps<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1804<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1878<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Phelps<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Samuel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Samuel Phelps<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/4950084<\/a>> # Julia Swindells<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Swindells<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Julia<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Julia Swindells<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/51920769<\/a>> # Robert Sawyer<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1953<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Sawyer<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Robert<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Robert Sawyer<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/5743196<\/a>> # William Charles Macready<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1793<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1873<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Macready<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William Charles<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Charles Macready<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/64025496<\/a>> # Richard Foulkes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Foulkes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Richard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Richard Foulkes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/66621983<\/a>> # Charles John Kean<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1811?<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1868<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Kean<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Charles John<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Charles John Kean<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/96994048<\/a>> # William Shakespeare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1564<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1616<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Shakespeare<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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