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A History of French Dramatic Literature in the Seventeenth Century: Part III: The Period of Moliere 1652-1672: Volumes I & II

by Lancaster, Henry Carrington

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1936
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Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1936. Scholarly two-volume complete text presents a detailed study of French plays that were written between 1652-1672, the period in which Moliere wrote his plays may be considered the most important in the history of French drama. Text contains discussions of 301 of the plays written during the period of 1652-1672, including coverage of… Read more
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A History of French Dramatic Literature in the Seventeenth Century: Part II: The Period of Corneille 1635-1651: Volumes I & II

by Lancaster, Henry Carrington

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1932
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Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1932. Scholarly two-volume complete text presents a detailed study of French plays that were written between 1635-1651, ranging in value from obscure productions that continue the traditions of the Middle Ages, of the sixteenth or early seventeenth centuries, to comedies and tragedies that foreshadow the work of Moliere and Racine, and to tregedies in… Read more
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A History of French Dramatic Literature in the Seventeenth Century: Part I: The Preclassical Period 1610-1634: Volumes I & II

by Lancaster, Henry Carrington

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1929
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Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1929. Scholarly two-volume complete text presents a detailed study of French plays that were written after the death of Henri IV and no later than Mairet's Sophonisbe, excluding works that may have been acted for the first time before May, 1610, and after the autumn of 1634, and plays in dialect and in Provencal,… Read more
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Mes Amours: Poems: Passionate and Playful: Written to Me By People Celebrated and Obscure and My Answers to Some of Them

by Dolaro, Selina

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1888
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Chicago and New York: Belford, Clarke, and Company, 1887. Selina Dolaro (1849-1889) was an operatic singer, manager, playwright, and novelist. She made her first appearance on the London stage in "Chilperic" (Lyceum, 1870). The vocalist became Director of London's Royal Theatre in 1875, while starring in "La Perichole." Dolaro joined the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in 1875 and again in… Read more
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La Machinerie Theatrale: Trucs et Decors: Explication Raisonne Des Tous Les Moyens Employes Pour Produire Les Illusions Theatrales

by Moynet, Georges

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1880
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Paris, France: La Librairie Illustree, 1880. Classic text- "Tricks and Decorations" by renown author-historian Georges Moynet, presents a detailed study of the theatrical technology of the late nineteenth century, including various stage mechanicals, optical-illusion apparatuses; theater props; lighting and special effects; architectural and decorative construction; various theatrical machinery; applications of vapor, electricity and hydraulics; theatrical tricks and decorative effects; joinery… Read more
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The Plays of George Chapman: The Comedies Volumes I & II

by Parrott, Thomas Marc

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1961
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New York: Russell & Russell Inc., 1961. Classic rare two-volume set contains the following complete plays including introductions and notes: The Blind Beggar of Alexandria, An Humourous Day's Mirth, All Fools, May-Day, The Gentleman Usher, Monsieur D'Olive, The Widow's Tears, The Masque of the Middle Temple and Lincoln's Inn, Eastward Ho, The Ball, and Sir Giles Goosecap. 911 pgs. total… Read more
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The Ballets Russe : Colonel de Basil's Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo 1932-1952

by Garcia-Marquez, Vincente

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Published
1990
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780394528755
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf , 1990. Founded in 1932, the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo was the brainchild of Colonel Wasily de Basil (Vassily Grigorievitch Voskresensky) and Rene Blum, who assembled and directed the company in the wake of critical changes in the world of classical dance: the deaths of Serge Diaghilev and Anna Pavlova (in… Read more
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