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Edwin Booth: A Biography and Performance History by Arthur W. Bloom

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Booth did appear in the standard repertory, especially during his pre-Civil War career, but he early determined to star and never identified with a repertory company, choosing, instead, a life of constant touring. . Includes extensive appendix detailing every known Edwin Booth performance, with reviews and other materials. This full biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours of California, Australia and Hawaii; his rise to fame as a touring star; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth; his disastrous management of Booth's Theatre in New York City; and his death in 1891. The book includes an extensive performance history detailing every known Edwin Booth performance during his more than 30 years on the stage, with reviews and other supplementary materials. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2015; pp. This biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours; his rise to fame; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth.

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It is a summary history providing necessary context to readers not well-informed about these practices. The E-mail message field is required. The great nineteenth-century stage actor Edwin Booth began his long career in 1849 as a young teenager, following in his father's footsteps. The performance history is very useful, however, be sure to compare it with contemporary reviews and newspaper ads. Bloom writes excellent general biography of Edwin Booth. Edwin Booth began his career in 1849 as teenager. This biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours of California, Australia and Hawaii; his rise to fame as a touring star; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth; his disastrous management of Booth's Theatre in New York City; and his death in 1891.

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Edwin Booth: A Biography and Performance History by Arthur W. Bloom

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A short bibliography of secondary sources concludes the work. There are some mistakes i. This biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours; his rise to fame; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth. The book includes an extensive appendix detailing every known Edwin Booth performance during his more than 30 years on the stage, with reviews and other supplementary materials. This biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours; his rise to fame; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth. The notes to the text and to the performance history are substantialā€”some forty-six pagesā€”and reflect the major collections of Booth material and of those who knew and wrote about him. Edwin Booth: A Biography and Performance History.

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Edwin Booth : a biography and performance history (Book, 2013) [janagana.in]

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Bloom lists performances unknown when they are known but I think this is to be expected when one undertakes such a daunting task as making a comprehensive list. American Tragedian: The Life of Edwin Booth. The great nineteenth-century stage actor Edwin Booth began his long career in 1849 as a young teenager, following in his father's footsteps. . .

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