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The Resource A history of American acting,, by Garff B. Wilson

A history of American acting,, by Garff B. Wilson

Label
A history of American acting,
Title
A history of American acting,
Statement of responsibility
by Garff B. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author presents an "analysis of the careers and acting styles of outstanding performers from the colonial period to the 20th century, using contemporary comment to show how these actors appeared to the critics of their day."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Garff B
Dewey number
792.0922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2226
LC item number
.W5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Actors
  • Acting
  • Théâtre
  • Acting
  • Actors
  • United States
  • Actors and actresses
Label
A history of American acting,, by Garff B. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. [285]-301)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Heroic School -- II. The Classic School: the Ladies -- III. The Classic School: the Gentlemen -- IV. The School of Emotionalism -- V. The Personality School -- VI. The Comic Stage -- VII. Comedians of the Transition -- VIII. Heirs of the Classic and Heroic Schools -- IX. Mrs. Minnie Maddern Fiske -- X. The Actor in the New Theater
Control code
ocm00331146
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 310 pages
Lccn
66012736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 31808
  • (OCoLC)00331146
Label
A history of American acting,, by Garff B. Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. [285]-301)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Heroic School -- II. The Classic School: the Ladies -- III. The Classic School: the Gentlemen -- IV. The School of Emotionalism -- V. The Personality School -- VI. The Comic Stage -- VII. Comedians of the Transition -- VIII. Heirs of the Classic and Heroic Schools -- IX. Mrs. Minnie Maddern Fiske -- X. The Actor in the New Theater
Control code
ocm00331146
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 310 pages
Lccn
66012736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 31808
  • (OCoLC)00331146

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