The Resource Charles Dickens and his performing selves : Dickens and the public readings, Malcolm Andrews, (electronic resource)

Charles Dickens and his performing selves : Dickens and the public readings, Malcolm Andrews, (electronic resource)

Label
Charles Dickens and his performing selves : Dickens and the public readings
Title
Charles Dickens and his performing selves
Title remainder
Dickens and the public readings
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Andrews
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Charles Dickens's public readings have not had the attention they deserve; and yet Dickens put as much effort into perfecting his performances as he did with his novels. These performances were sensational events and won Dickens thousands of new admirers. This book tells that story and brings the events alive, with more detail than ever before. - ;Charles Dickens had three professional careers: novelist, journalist and public Reader. That third career has seldom been given the serious attention it deserved. For the last 12 years of his life he toured Britain and America giving 2-hour readings
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Andrews, Malcolm
Dewey number
  • 823.8
  • 823/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR4592.P45
LC item number
A53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Oral interpretation of fiction
  • Oral reading
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts in literature
  • Stage adaptations
Label
Charles Dickens and his performing selves : Dickens and the public readings, Malcolm Andrews, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Illustrations; A Premiere: New York, December 1867; 1. A Community of Readers; 2. Reading, Reciting, Acting; 3. Impersonation; 4. Celebrity on Tour; 5. Performance; 6. A 'New Expression of the Meaning of my Books'; Finale: London, March 1870; Appendix: Schedule of the Public Readings; Abbreviations; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280841101
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000471477
  • (EBL)415151
  • (OCoLC)476240435
  • (SSID)ssj0000120152
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11141034
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000120152
  • (PQKBWorkID)10080913
  • (PQKB)11345424
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC415151
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000471477
Label
Charles Dickens and his performing selves : Dickens and the public readings, Malcolm Andrews, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Illustrations; A Premiere: New York, December 1867; 1. A Community of Readers; 2. Reading, Reciting, Acting; 3. Impersonation; 4. Celebrity on Tour; 5. Performance; 6. A 'New Expression of the Meaning of my Books'; Finale: London, March 1870; Appendix: Schedule of the Public Readings; Abbreviations; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (346 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280841101
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000471477
  • (EBL)415151
  • (OCoLC)476240435
  • (SSID)ssj0000120152
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11141034
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000120152
  • (PQKBWorkID)10080913
  • (PQKB)11345424
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC415151
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000471477

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