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Irving, Henry Sir 1838-1905

Overview
Works: 978 works in 1,781 publications in 2 languages and 17,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Comedy plays  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Actor, Editor, Performer, Honoree, Dedicatee, Director, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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The drama; addresses by Henry Irving( Book )

34 editions published between 1892 and 1989 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Irving and the bells : Irving's personal script of the play by Leopold Lewis by Leopold Lewis( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

31 editions published between 1888 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becket a tragedy in a prologue and four acts by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

20 editions published between 1884 and 1978 in English and French and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English actors: their characteristics and their methods by Henry Irving( Book )

13 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflexions on the actor's art by François Joseph Talma( Book )

16 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talma (1763-1826) fut le comédien français qui a joui de la plus grande célébrité depuis Molière. Tragédien hors pair, il fascinait Napoléon. Il évoque ici son illustre aîné, Louis Lekain, et expose sa propre conception du jeu dramatique, des décors, de la diction, du rôle respectif de la sensibilité et de l'intelligence. Ses réflexions offrent un témoignage sur l'art de l'acteur
Hamlet a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )

27 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original typescript, with handwritten notes, of Edward Hugh Sothern's acting version of Hamlet. Notations include stage manager's cues and floorplans. Included on the title page of each act is the statement, "This manuscript is the property of E.H. Sothern, Daly's Theatre, New York City."
The art of acting by Constant Coquelin( Book )

4 editions published between 1926 and 1963 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theatre in its relation to the state by Henry Irving( Book )

7 editions published between 1898 and 1908 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great historical Shakespeare recordings, and, A miscellany by William Shakespeare( Recording )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unusual disc containing some of the great historical recordings of actors from the beginning of the recording era
Much ado about nothing a comedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )

24 editions published between 1882 and 1930 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo and Juliet a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1882 and 1883 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Irving's impressions of America, narrated in a series of sketches, chronicles, and conversations by Joseph Hatton( Book )

11 editions published between 1884 and 1980 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1926 and 1927 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

27 editions published between 1842 and 1907 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New National Theatre, Wm. H. Rapley, manager, Wm. H. Fowler, treasurer. Engagement of Henry Irving and his company. Wednesday night and matinee Saturday will be presented Shakespeare's comedy "The Merchant of Venice," in five acts
A wreath of laurel : being speeches on dramatic and kindred occasions by William Winter( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth a tragedy by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1888 and 1890 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From "The Bells" to "King Arthur", a critical record of the first-night productions at the Lyceum theatre from 1871 to 1895 by Clement Scott( Book )

5 editions published between 1896 and 1897 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1892 and 1893 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lear, the aging King of Britain, has chosen to lay aside the care of kingship and divide his kingdom between his three daughters. Their share is to be determined by their love for him. Two daughters speak with grandiose expressions of love while the third daughter finds nothing to say. The courts disinherit the third daughter, Cordelia. Much treachery, murder, and deceit ensued and Lear and Cordelia are captured and sentenced to death
Theatre, culture and society : essays, addresses and lectures by Henry Irving( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Great historical Shakespeare recordings, and, A miscellany
Alternative Names
Brodribb, John H. 1838-1905

Brodribb, John Henry

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Irving, John Henry Brodribb.

Irving John Henry Brodribb 1838-1905

Irving, John Henry Brodribb, Sir, 1838-1905

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Languages
English (431)

French (2)

Covers
English actors: their characteristics and their methodsReflexions on the actor's artGreat historical Shakespeare recordings, and, A miscellanyTheatre, culture and society : essays, addresses and lecturesPersonal reminiscences of Henry IrvingHenry Irving's Waterloo : theatrical engagements with Arthur Conan Doyle, George Bernard Shaw, Ellen Terry, Edward Gordon Craig : late-Victorian culture, assorted ghosts, old men, war, and historySir Henry Irving : a Victorian actor and his world