Bibliography: p. 154-158.
|Statement||by Ernest Reynolds.|
|LC Classifications||PR731 .R4 1965|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 163 p.|
|Number of Pages||163|
Hardcover. Condition: acceptable/read description. No Jacket. pages. Ex-Library hardback with a number label on spine, otherwise clean hardback. No dust jacket. (Early Victorian Drama ). Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller Her research ranges widely over the long 19th century, from children’s books to clowns, and includes an interest in the roots of the popular song and in melodrama. Her most recent book is The Making of the West End Stage: marriage, management and the mapping of gender in London, (Cambridge University Press ). Stark's book is based upon Horne, consisting in fact of pages from the printed edition pasted in traditional fashion into a notebook, with the page opposite the printed text offering space for longhand revisions, notations of stage business, calls, and so forth. Early Victorian Drama (–) (New York, ), p. DIV“It is now forty years,” Walter Houghton writes, “since Lytton Strachey decided that we knew too much about the Victorian era to view its culture as a whole.” Recently the tide has turned and the Victorians have been the subject of sympathetic “period pieces,” critical and biographical works, and extensive studies of their age, but the Victorian mind itself remains blurred for /5(2).
British Victorian and Edwardian Theatre: A Bibliography Professor Don B. Wilmeth, Chair, Department of Theatre, Speech & Dance, Brown University [Victorian Web Home —> Authors —> Music, Theatre, and Popular Entertainment] Early Victorian Drama (). Reprint. NY: Benj. Blom, The Victorian Frame of Mind, – New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press, One of several overviews of the period still considered required reading. Focusing on the emotional, intellectual and moral attitudes that characterise Victorians, Houghton argues for their distinctive contributions to the modern : Maria Frawley. The Victorian Frame of Mind, book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “It is now forty years,” Walter Houghton wri /5. Victorian fashion history. The fashion silhouettes of , , from crinoline to various bustle forms. The s and early power dressing. Click on the headings to go to full pages. LATEST Costume History Section. The fashion history of: Cloaks, Mantelets, Pelisses, Redingotes, Paletots etc., April
The subject of Jacky Bratton’s The Making of the West End Stage is the “blank period in [the] theatre history” (2) of the London stage between romanticism and modernism. Her focus is the West End, which – rather than being seen as subject to the theatrical hiatus commonly supposed – is revealed as a dynamic, energetic, and innovative space in the mid . In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June until her death on 22 January The era followed the Georgian period and preceded the Edwardian period, and its later half overlaps with the first part of the Belle Époque era of Continental Europe. In terms of moral sensibilities and political reforms, this period Followed by: Edwardian era. The Victorian Frame of Mind, by Walter E. Houghton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Victorianism, then, might be understood by examining the way in which Victorian culture simultaneously welcomed and resisted change and by the way that Victorians celebrated and feared that change. John Stuart Mill, in “The Spirit of the Age” (), wrote, “The first of the leading peculiarities of the present age is, that it is an age.