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Sir Henry Irving.

Russell, Percy

Sir Henry Irving.

by Russell, Percy

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Published by S. Champness in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irving, Henry, -- Sir, -- 1838-1905,

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHis Men and women of the century, no.1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22048365M

    Sir Henry Irving: lt;p|>||||| | |For other people named Henry Irving, see |Henry Irving (disambiguation)|.| ||||Si World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of. Sir Henry Irving Plays - The Universal Compendium. Sir Henry Irving (born John Henry Brodribb, 6 Feb. , Keinton Mandeville, Somerset, England–13 Oct. , Bradford, Yorkshire) was one of the most celebrated English stage actors of his day.

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of The drama, The theatre in its relation to the state, The iron chest, Shakespeare's King Richard III, Two lectures, Sir Henry Irving, English actors, The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Named Person: Henry Irving, Sir; Henry Irving, Sir: Material Type: Biography, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource.

    Sir Henry Irving. English actor, whose original name was John Brodribb, was born at Keinton-Mandeville, Somerset, on the 6th of February After a few years' schooling he became a clerk to a firm of East India merchants in London, but he soon gave up Born:   And finally, in a poem from The Brooklyn Daily Eagle entitled, "Night with Sir Henry Irving: With Intimations That Bram Stoker Was Also in the Neighborhood" (), by R. M. Field, the speaker, addressing "Bram," recounts the joy of staying up all night talking with Irving and other like company--mostly more admirers of Irving's. The whole.


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This work gives an account of Irving and his impact on the Victorian theatre and life. Sir Henry Irving, one of the most famous of English actors, the first of his profession to be knighted () for services to the stage. He was also a celebrated theatre manager and the professional partner of the actress Ellen Terry for 24 years (–).

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Availability. Sir Henry Irving () Born in Somerset inthe year of Victoria’s Coronation, Irving’s rise to prominent as an actor-manager was a slow and torturous one.

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Irving, Henry, Sir, The Drama (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Irving, Henry, Sir,contrib.: Hamlet: A Tragedy in Five Acts (as arranged for the stage by Henry Irving, ), by William Shakespeare (frame- and. Theatrical roles of Sir Henry Irving (3) # Play Title. Role. Manchester Athenaeum: 25 February Sir Ashley Merton: 7 Oct.

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Allen, inrecords amendments to the text, from the original production to the revivals in andas well as cues inserted by Allen. Henry Irving’s birthplace Henry Irving, the first actor to be knighted, rose from humble beginnings unconnected with the theatre.

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