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Lives of Shakespearian actors, Part I, Vol 3: David Garrick, Charles Macklin and Margaret Woffington by their contemporaries

Shaughnessy, Nicola and Shaughnessy, Robert, eds. (2008) Lives of Shakespearian actors, Part I, Vol 3: David Garrick, Charles Macklin and Margaret Woffington by their contemporaries. Lives of Shakespearian Actors, P1 V3 . Pickering and Chatto, London, 330 pp. ISBN 978-1-85196-853-4. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:31529)

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Abstract

The series offers a unique opportunity to view the creation of Shakespeare’s after-life and reputation through the works of his major theatrical interpreters. This edition features the actress Margaret Woffington and draws together a carefully edited selection of the actresses own words with those of her contemporaries and critics. Texts are presented in digitally enhanced facsimile and are supported by extensive new editorial material including a general introduction, volume introductions, headnotes, endnotes, bibliographies, chronologies and a consolidated index.

Makes available a comprehensive selection of rare and difficult-to-access contemporary texts on the reception and reputation of three key eighteenth-century Shakespearian actors

New editorial matter includes a general introduction, volume introductions, chronologies, headnotes, endnotes, and a consolidated index

Item Type: Edited book
Uncontrolled keywords: Woffington, actress, theatre, Garrick,
Subjects: P Language and Literature
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of Arts > Drama and Theatre
Depositing User: Nicola Shaughnessy
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2012 13:30 UTC
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2019 15:22 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/31529 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Shaughnessy, Nicola: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9555-9987
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