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The Resource "It was play or starve" : acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre, John Hanners

"It was play or starve" : acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre, John Hanners

Label
"It was play or starve" : acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre
Title
"It was play or starve"
Title remainder
acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre
Statement of responsibility
John Hanners
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
OC
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Hanners, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Bowling Green State University Popular Press
Series statement
Entertainment and leisure studies
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  • Acting
  • Theater
Label
"It was play or starve" : acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre, John Hanners
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-163)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Showboats, Minstrels and Panoramas. Ch. 1. "It Was Play or Starve": An Early Showboat Entertainer. Ch. 2. William Henry Lane, "Master Juba": The Man Who Invented Tap Dance. Ch. 3. The "Great Three-Mile" Painting -- Pt. 2. Child Prodigies, Museums and European Visitors. Ch. 4. Infant Phenomena: The Bateman Sisters on Stage. Ch. 5. Banvard's Museum and Theatre, Broadway and Thirtieth Streets: A Study in Theatre Failure. Ch. 6. Revolt in Milwaukee: The 1891-1892 Pseudo "Meininger" American Tour -- Pt. 3. Theatre in Small Town America. Ch. 7. "Left for Parts Unknown": The Professional Stock Company in Terre Haute, Indiana, 1857-1858. Ch. 8. A Stop on the "Proximical" Tour: Edwin Booth in Terre Haute -- Pt. 4. The Circus. Ch. 9. "Larceny in His Soul": The Circus Grifter
Control code
ocm28817995
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780879725877
Lccn
93070629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28817995
  • (Sirsi) a568689
Label
"It was play or starve" : acting in the nineteenth-century American popular theatre, John Hanners
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-163)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Showboats, Minstrels and Panoramas. Ch. 1. "It Was Play or Starve": An Early Showboat Entertainer. Ch. 2. William Henry Lane, "Master Juba": The Man Who Invented Tap Dance. Ch. 3. The "Great Three-Mile" Painting -- Pt. 2. Child Prodigies, Museums and European Visitors. Ch. 4. Infant Phenomena: The Bateman Sisters on Stage. Ch. 5. Banvard's Museum and Theatre, Broadway and Thirtieth Streets: A Study in Theatre Failure. Ch. 6. Revolt in Milwaukee: The 1891-1892 Pseudo "Meininger" American Tour -- Pt. 3. Theatre in Small Town America. Ch. 7. "Left for Parts Unknown": The Professional Stock Company in Terre Haute, Indiana, 1857-1858. Ch. 8. A Stop on the "Proximical" Tour: Edwin Booth in Terre Haute -- Pt. 4. The Circus. Ch. 9. "Larceny in His Soul": The Circus Grifter
Control code
ocm28817995
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780879725877
Lccn
93070629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)28817995
  • (Sirsi) a568689

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