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Kean, Ellen 1805-1880

Overview
Works: 196 works in 219 publications in 2 languages and 674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Librettos  Fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Recipient
Classifications: PN2598.K25, 927.92
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Emigrant in motley; the journey of Charles and Ellen Kean in quest of a theatrical fortune in Australia and America, as told in their hitherto unpublished letters by Charles John Kean ( Book )
6 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kean relating to their American tours by Charles John Kean ( Book )
4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The barrack room a comedietta in two acts by Ellen Kean ( Book )
2 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The two gentlemen of Verona a comedy in two acts by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death and funeral of Abraham Lincoln, with some remarks on the state of America at the close of the civil war by Ellen Kean ( Book )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Airs, chorusses, and business with a description of the scenery in the new pantomime of Harlequin and the dandy club, or, 1818 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macbeth a tragedy. Written by William Shakespeare. With notes, by Harry Rowe, trumpet major to the High Sheriffs of Yorkshire by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leap year, or, The ladies' privilege a comedy in three acts by John Baldwin Buckstone ( Book )
2 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wife a tale of Mantua : a play in five acts by James Sheridan Knowles ( Book )
3 editions published between 1833 and 1850 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The two gentlemen of Verona ... : with the stage business, cast of characters, costumes, relative positions, &c. by William Shakespeare ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles the XII an historical drama in two acts by J. R Planché ( Book )
1 edition published in 1829 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clark Library copy used as a promptbook by actor Frederick B. Warde. Several preliminary pages from original published form have been removed here, and the entire play is interleaved with manuscript notes in pencil and ink regarding stage directions, alterations, and other information
Twelfth night, or, What you will : a comedy, in five acts by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autograph letter signed from Peter Richings to Mr. and Mrs. Kean by Peter Richings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Richings requests the loan of the music of Macbeth, since he has discovered that his score and parts are in Washington. At the bottom of the letter, "Walnut," possibly a reference to the Walnut St. Theatre in Philadelphia, where Richings was a manager. Year of letter based on annotation on verso of letter
Autograph letter signed from John Mitchell to Miss Tree, Westgate Building, Bath by John Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondent is possibly John Mitchell, the theatre manager. Mitchell mentions the illness of an "old gentleman" and says there is not the least occasion for her mother to come to town. Following Mitchell's letter, a draft response from Ellen Tree in which she mentions coming for a week if she can get leave from the theater. Both the letter and the response make reference to Ellen Tree's sister Maria. Date of letter from postmark
Autograph letters signed from William Charles Macready to various recipients by William Charles Macready ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Some letters cataloged individually in card catalog. Some letters were written for Macready by members of his family and some items are undated. Recipients include: J. Avery (1-2); unidentified recipient (3); J.W. Bennett (4); Richard Bentley (5-7); D. Black (8); William Rufus Blake (9); Chichester Bolton (10); J.W. Brady (11); William Bryden (12-15); Charles Buller (16); Alfred Bunn (17); T. Bushell [possibly Thomas Bushell?] (18); Mr. [Capps?] (19); George Cattermole (20-21); Frederic Chapman (22-23); Messrs. Chappell, Music [Store?] (24); Chappell (25); Messrs. Clarke and Barlow (26); possibly brother of the Duke of Newcastle, Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham Clinton (27); John William Cole (28); Dominic Charles Colnaghi (29); John W. Cooper (30-41); Miss Coutts (42); Edward Crooke (43-44); E.D. Davis (45); Catherine Dickens (46); William Dunn (47); James Edwards (48); Pierce Egan (49); unidentified recipient (50); Robert William Elliston (51); J. [Hin?]son (52); Lady Elizabeth Forbes (53-54); Edwin Forrest (55); John Forster (56); William Johnson Fox (57); Sarah Garrick (58); Thomas Gaspey (59-60); John L. Greaves (61-63); F. Griffin (64); James Henry Hackett (65-67); Samuel Carter Hall (68-69); Hawkes (70); Edward Nares Henning (71-77); James Henning (78); John Abraham Heraud (79); Benson Hill (80); Mr. Hiscox (81); Alexander Ireland (82); John Cordy Jeaffreson (83-85); William Jerdan (86-87); Swynfen Jervis (88); Robert Keeley (89); Frances Maria Kelly (90); Fanny Kemble (91-92); Kenneth (93); William James Linton (94); John Liston (95); Editor of the London Magazine (96); George William Lovell (97); Richard Lucas (98); Noah Miller Ludlow and Solomon Smith (99); Benjamin Lumley (100)
Shakespeare's comedy of Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Isabel! sung by Miss Ashe & also by Miss Stephens at the Nobility's Concerts by Henry R Bishop ( )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kean Ellen 1805-1880 actrice
Kean, Ellen 1805-1880 Spaeterer Name
Kean Mrs 1805-1880 actrice
Tree Eleanora 1805-1990 actrice
Tree, Ellen, 1805-1880
Languages
English (60)
German (1)