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Papers relating to William Charles Macready, 1831-1839.

Author: William Charles Macready; Francis Beaumont; James Sheridan Knowles
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Manuscript   Book : English
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The Bridal, draft of an adaptation by William Charles Macready and James Sheridan Knowles of Francis Beaumont's play The Maid's Tragedy, written in holograph manuscript by Macready and Knowles; contract engaging Macready at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, for two seasons, 1831-1832 and 1832-1833, [London], Sep 10, 1831, signed by Frederic Polhill and witnessed by Charles Ellis; and a speech written by Macready,  Read more...
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Named Person: William Farren; William Charles Macready; Helena Faucit Martin; Frederic Polhill; William Farren; William Charles Macready
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Archival Material, Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Charles Macready; Francis Beaumont; James Sheridan Knowles
OCLC Number: 702151826
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The Bridal, draft of an adaptation by William Charles Macready and James Sheridan Knowles of Francis Beaumont's play The Maid's Tragedy, written in holograph manuscript by Macready and Knowles; contract engaging Macready at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, for two seasons, 1831-1832 and 1832-1833, [London], Sep 10, 1831, signed by Frederic Polhill and witnessed by Charles Ellis; and a speech written by Macready, autograph manuscript, addressed to the audience on his retirement from management of Covent Garden Theatre, [London], Jul 16, 1839. Also present is a contract engaging Helen Faucit at Covent Garden for one season, 1837-1838, [London], Aug 10, 1837, signed by William Farren and witnessed by George Burtley.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#CreativeWork\/bridal<\/a>> # Bridal.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/5743196<\/a>> ; # William Charles Macready<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/knowles_james_sheridan_1784_1862<\/a>> ; # James Sheridan Knowles<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bridal.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#CreativeWork\/maid_s_tragedy<\/a>> # Maid\'s tragedy.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/beaumont_francis_1584_1616<\/a>> ; # Francis Beaumont<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Maid\'s tragedy.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Organization\/covent_garden_theatre<\/a>> # Covent Garden Theatre.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Covent Garden Theatre.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Organization\/theatre_royal_drury_lane_london_england<\/a>> # Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/beaumont_francis_1584_1616<\/a>> # Francis Beaumont<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1584<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1616<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Beaumont<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Francis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Francis Beaumont<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/farren_william_1786_1861<\/a>> # William Farren<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1786<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1861<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Farren<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Farren<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/knowles_james_sheridan_1784_1862<\/a>> # James Sheridan Knowles<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1784<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1862<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Knowles<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"James Sheridan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"James Sheridan Knowles<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/macready_william_charles_1793_1873<\/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:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/67104623#Person\/polhill_frederic_active_1833_1842<\/a>> # Frederic Polhill<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"active 1833<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1842<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Polhill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Frederic<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Frederic Polhill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/ctu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"ctu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/128120219<\/a>> # Covent Garden Theatre.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Covent Garden Theatre.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/147272975<\/a>> # Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/51680070<\/a>> # Helena Faucit Martin<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1817<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1898<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Martin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Helena Faucit<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Helena Faucit Martin<\/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\/66033261<\/a>> # William Farren<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1786<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1861<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Farren<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Farren<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n