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Dion Boucicault

Fawkes, Richard.

Dion Boucicault

a biography

by Fawkes, Richard.

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Published by Quartet Books in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boucicault, Dion, -- 1820-1890.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Fawkes.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13585969M

    "Men talk of killing time, while time quietly " - Dion Boucicault quotes from Boucicault Dion Charles Reade (June 8, - Ap ) was an English novelist and dramatist, best known for The Cloister and the Hearth. Charles Reade was born at Ipsden, Oxfordshire to John Reade and Anne Marie Scott-Waring.2/5(55).

      "Boucicault, Dion," in Dictionary of National Biography Supplement, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., () in 3 vols. Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. Explore books by Dion Boucicault with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

      In Dion and Agnes went to New York. In the United States. Boucicault arrived in New York on 18th September, a fortnight after Agnes, who had gone on to open at the Theatre Royal, Montreal on 19th September in The Young Actress, an adaptation by Boucicault. She was an instant success, and went on to triumph in New York, Boston, Washington. Joseph Jefferson, Dion Boucicault. Dodd, Mead, - American drama - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book Rip Van Winkle Joseph Jefferson, Dion Boucicault No preview available -


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Dramatis Personæ; Costumes. Stage Directions; Act I. Act II. Act III. Act IV. THE OCTOROON. A Play, in FOUR ACTS. D ramatis P ersonæ. First Performed at the Winter Garden Theatre, New York, December, Characters Original Cast. Deirdre McFeely presents the first book-length critical study of Dion Boucicault, placing his Irish plays in the context of his overall career.

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