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Charles Dickens and the stage

Collection Data

Description
Written by Thomas Edgar Pemberton, and published in 1888, "Charles Dickens and the stage; a record of his connection with the drama as playwright, actor, and critic" provides a contemporary account of Dickens' theatrical activities. This extra illustrated copy contains around 350 additional portraits, views, stage scenes, etc.
Names
Pemberton, T. Edgar (Thomas Edgar), 1849-1905 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888
Place: London
Publisher: G. Redway
Edition: 1st ed.
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll + (Dickens) – B Pemberton c. 2, v. 1
Topics
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
Genres
Books
Notes
H. Inserted: A.L.S. from Charles Dickens to Benjamin Webster. London, Jan. 15, 1859. 1 p. ; A.L.S. from Charles Dickens to [David] Roberts. [n.p.] Feb. 21, 1851. 1 p. ; Dickens, Charles. Description of the scene proposed [for stage setting for an amateur performance at Tavistock House] Holograph, unsigned and undated. 1 p. 3. H. ; Inserted following title-page: A.L.S. from Henry Irving to an unknown correspondent. [London.] March 14, 1892. 1 p. ; at p. 173: A.L.S. from J.L. Toole to T. E. Ashworth. [London] Feb. 5, 1881. 1 p. ; at p. 242: A.L.S. from Barry Sullivan to H. Strakeles. [n.p.] Oct. 10, 1871. 1 p.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v. in 2 ; 31 cm
Inlaid, and extra illustrated with about 350 portraits, views, stage scenes, etc.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
Berg call number: Berg Coll + (Dickens) – B Pemberton c. 2, v. 1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e5b76d0-5aee-0137-2f19-06f2f0bb881c
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