Plays By James Robinson Planch

Pub Date : 1986-01-30 | Author : James Robinson Planché | Publisher : CUP Archive

ISBN 10 : 0521284414
ISBN 13 : 9780521284417

James Robinson Planché was one of the most prolific and successful of nineteenth-century playwrights. In a career spanning fifty years he wrote over one hundred and eighty pieces ..

The Shakespeare Riots

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Nigel Cliff | Publisher : Random House Incorporated

ISBN 10 : 0345486943
ISBN 13 : 9780345486943

A social and cultural history of New York's 1849 Astor Place Riots describes how a feud between two Shakespearean actors of the era led to a violent public disturbance that resulte..