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The Resource A strange eventful history : the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families, Michael Holroyd

A strange eventful history : the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families, Michael Holroyd

Label
A strange eventful history : the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families
Title
A strange eventful history
Title remainder
the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families
Statement of responsibility
Michael Holroyd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holroyd, Michael
Dewey number
  • 792.02/8092241
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2598.T4
LC item number
H65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terry, Ellen
  • Craig, Edward Gordon
  • Actresses
  • Irving, Henry
  • Actors
  • Theatrical managers
Target audience
adult
Label
A strange eventful history : the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families, Michael Holroyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [585]-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 8
  • 32
  • Irish Pretender
  • 266
  • 33
  • Wishful Thinking
  • 276
  • 34
  • Choices
  • 284
  • 35
  • 3
  • Confusions
  • 295
  • 36
  • For Love or Money
  • 303
  • Part 4
  • 37
  • Made in Heaven
  • 321
  • 38
  • Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall
  • A Sea of Troubles: Helgeland and Hungerheart
  • 333
  • 39
  • End of Irving
  • 354
  • Part 5
  • 40
  • Women!
  • 367
  • 41
  • 16
  • Brothers
  • 392
  • Part 6
  • 42
  • Family Affairs
  • 409
  • 43
  • Masks and Faces
  • 435
  • 44
  • 4
  • Not Quite Alone
  • 470
  • 45
  • Long Game of Patience
  • 478
  • 46
  • An Occasion
  • 493
  • Part 7
  • 47
  • Heaven and Holland Park
  • For Friendship's Sake
  • 513
  • 48
  • Good Night Unto You All
  • 531
  • 49
  • White Candle, Aged Face
  • 553
  • 22
  • 5
  • England's Michelangelo
  • 26
  • Rumours of a Death Foretold
  • 6
  • Kingdom of Pattledom
  • 29
  • 7
  • A Marriage Is Arranged and a Deed of Separation Signed
  • 35
  • 8
  • Kate Terry Valse
  • 47
  • 9
  • 1
  • Found Drowned
  • 52
  • 10
  • Happiness for a Time
  • 54
  • 11
  • All Change
  • 63
  • 12
  • A Failure to Be Proud Of
  • Part 1
  • 66
  • 13
  • Men!
  • 79
  • Part 2
  • 14
  • What's in a Name?
  • 91
  • 15
  • Entrances and Exits
  • 1
  • 98
  • 16
  • Their Coronation
  • 108
  • 17
  • Our Lady of the Lyceum
  • 119
  • 18
  • Interval: Irving on Holiday
  • 127
  • A Story in a Book
  • 19
  • His Shylock
  • 129
  • 20
  • Shakespeare's Lovers
  • 135
  • 21
  • Children!
  • 143
  • 22
  • 5
  • Our American Cousins
  • 158
  • 23
  • From Malvolio to Mephistopheles
  • 170
  • 24
  • Death of a Husband, Death of a Lover
  • 179
  • Part 3
  • 25
  • 2
  • Her Lady Macbeth
  • 193
  • 26
  • Ted and Edy and Harry and Laurence
  • 202
  • 27
  • All Is True
  • 220
  • 28
  • After the Shooting
  • Terrys
  • 227
  • 29
  • Counter Attractions
  • 234
  • 30
  • One More Laurel Wreath
  • 243
  • 31
  • Mixed Fortunes
  • 247
Control code
ocn243544503
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xviii, 620 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374270803
Lccn
2008048330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
792.0280922 H741 ; L ; XX-N ; C0904BT7(CL) ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 243544503
  • (Sirsi) 243544503
  • (OCoLC)243544503
Label
A strange eventful history : the dramatic lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and their remarkable families, Michael Holroyd
Publication
Note
First published: London : Chatto & Windus, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [585]-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 8
  • 32
  • Irish Pretender
  • 266
  • 33
  • Wishful Thinking
  • 276
  • 34
  • Choices
  • 284
  • 35
  • 3
  • Confusions
  • 295
  • 36
  • For Love or Money
  • 303
  • Part 4
  • 37
  • Made in Heaven
  • 321
  • 38
  • Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall
  • A Sea of Troubles: Helgeland and Hungerheart
  • 333
  • 39
  • End of Irving
  • 354
  • Part 5
  • 40
  • Women!
  • 367
  • 41
  • 16
  • Brothers
  • 392
  • Part 6
  • 42
  • Family Affairs
  • 409
  • 43
  • Masks and Faces
  • 435
  • 44
  • 4
  • Not Quite Alone
  • 470
  • 45
  • Long Game of Patience
  • 478
  • 46
  • An Occasion
  • 493
  • Part 7
  • 47
  • Heaven and Holland Park
  • For Friendship's Sake
  • 513
  • 48
  • Good Night Unto You All
  • 531
  • 49
  • White Candle, Aged Face
  • 553
  • 22
  • 5
  • England's Michelangelo
  • 26
  • Rumours of a Death Foretold
  • 6
  • Kingdom of Pattledom
  • 29
  • 7
  • A Marriage Is Arranged and a Deed of Separation Signed
  • 35
  • 8
  • Kate Terry Valse
  • 47
  • 9
  • 1
  • Found Drowned
  • 52
  • 10
  • Happiness for a Time
  • 54
  • 11
  • All Change
  • 63
  • 12
  • A Failure to Be Proud Of
  • Part 1
  • 66
  • 13
  • Men!
  • 79
  • Part 2
  • 14
  • What's in a Name?
  • 91
  • 15
  • Entrances and Exits
  • 1
  • 98
  • 16
  • Their Coronation
  • 108
  • 17
  • Our Lady of the Lyceum
  • 119
  • 18
  • Interval: Irving on Holiday
  • 127
  • A Story in a Book
  • 19
  • His Shylock
  • 129
  • 20
  • Shakespeare's Lovers
  • 135
  • 21
  • Children!
  • 143
  • 22
  • 5
  • Our American Cousins
  • 158
  • 23
  • From Malvolio to Mephistopheles
  • 170
  • 24
  • Death of a Husband, Death of a Lover
  • 179
  • Part 3
  • 25
  • 2
  • Her Lady Macbeth
  • 193
  • 26
  • Ted and Edy and Harry and Laurence
  • 202
  • 27
  • All Is True
  • 220
  • 28
  • After the Shooting
  • Terrys
  • 227
  • 29
  • Counter Attractions
  • 234
  • 30
  • One More Laurel Wreath
  • 243
  • 31
  • Mixed Fortunes
  • 247
Control code
ocn243544503
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xviii, 620 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374270803
Lccn
2008048330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
792.0280922 H741 ; L ; XX-N ; C0904BT7(CL) ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 243544503
  • (Sirsi) 243544503
  • (OCoLC)243544503

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