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Macready, William Charles 1793-1873

Overview
Works: 952 works in 1,422 publications in 3 languages and 10,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy plays  Pastoral drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Historical drama  Records and correspondence  Outlines and syllabi  Biography 
Roles: Author, Performer, Actor, Adapter, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Recipient, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Printer, Illustrator, Singer
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Bulwer and Macready; a chronicle of the early Victorian theatre by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Charles Macready's King John; a facsimile prompt-book by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Macready produces As you like it : a prompt-book study by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diaries of William Charles Macready, 1833-1851 by William Charles Macready( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1875, two years after Macready's death, his Reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters, edited by the late Sir W.F. Pollock, bart., were published by Messrs. Macmillan. At that time it was thought desirable to withhold a considerable portion of the diaries, but after the lapse of nearly forty years the reasons for this suppression no longer hold good, and the most important of the omitted passages are accordingly given, for the first time, in the present work."--V.1, pref
Macready's reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready( Book )

22 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macready's reminiscences, and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready( Book )

14 editions published between 1875 and 1876 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of William Charles Macready, 1832-1851 by William Charles Macready( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV> Besides being a great actor and the friend and associate of Dickens, Bulwer Lytton, Browning, and most of the principal figures in the drama and literature of his time, William Charles MacƯready (1793-1873) was a compulsive diarist. His journal of twenty-one years, during most of which he was at the head of the English stage, is a canƯdid and absorbing self-revelation. </DIV>
Werner : a tragedy by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )

9 editions published between 1823 and 1970 in English and German and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bridal : a tragedy in five acts by James Sheridan Knowles( Book )

11 editions published between 1837 and 1967 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King John by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1803 and 1970 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the weak and despicable King John, who tries to fend off the royal claims of Arthur, Duke of Brittany, who is supported by the King of France. In spite of the support of Faulconbridge, John alienates the English nobility and runs afoul of the Pope. In the end he is poisoned and his son Henry III becomes King
King Richard III, 1821 by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it : a comedy in five acts by William Charles Macready( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diaries, 1833-1851. by William Charles Macready( )

8 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Entente cordiale au théatre; Macready et Hamlet à Paris en 1844. Le journal de Macready. Macready et George Sand by Brian Juden( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1773 and 1848 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
The tragedy of Richard the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1819 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With new editors who have incorporated the most up-to-date scholarship, this revised Pelican Shakespeare series will be the premiere choice for students, professors, and general readers well into the twenty-first century
The Athenian captive. A tragedy. In five acts by Thomas Noon Talfourd( Book )

2 editions published between 1838 and 1844 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published in 1842 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play has two principal settings: the court that Frederick has usurped from his brother, the rightful Duke, and the Forest of Arden, where the Duke and his followers (including the disgruntled Lord Jaques and the jester Touchstone) are living
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1803 and 1846 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
 
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The diaries of William Charles Macready, 1833-1851
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The journal of William Charles Macready, 1832-1851Macready, Booth, Terry, IrvingThe Shakespeare riots : revenge, drama, and death in nineteenth-century AmericaTwo Shakespearean actorsLives of Shakespearian actors
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Macready

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Macready (William Charles), Mr, 1793-1873

William Charles Macready acteur à Covent Garden et Drury Lane de 1816 à 1851

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Languages
English (288)

French (8)

German (2)