By Allardyce Nicoll
Allardyce Nicoll's heritage of English Drama, 1660-1900 was once a huge scholarly fulfillment and the paintings of 1 guy. Nicoll's background, which tells the tale of English drama from the reopening of the theatres on the time of the recovery all over to the tip of the Victorian interval, was once seen through Notes and Queries (1952) as 'a nice paintings of exploration, an in depth consultant to the untrodden acres of our dramatic heritage, hitherto mostly neglected as barren and without interest'. The background is reissued in seven paperback volumes, on hand individually and as a collection. In volumes 1-5 Nicoll describes the stipulations of the level, actors and bosses in addition to dramatic genres. The 6th and 7th volumes provide a finished checklist of the entire performs recognized to were produced or published in England among 1660 and 1930, with their authors and replacement titles; it has hence autonomous worth in addition to delivering an index to the sooner volumes.
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1829), IV. 430, 620 - = (1 ) Charles XII and Peter the Great ; (2) Peter the Great Battle of Salamanca (Dibdin, C. I. , 1 8 1 2), IV. , I837), IV. 253 - ( I 707), II. 366 Battle of Stirling Bridge = Wallace Battle of Televera (1 809), IV. 430 Battle of the Alma (Stocqueler, J. , 1854), v . 646, 8 I 8 - ( I 856), v . 646 Battle of the Amazons (Wilks, T. , 1 848), IV. 42 1 Battle of the Bridges Blood will have Blood Battle of the Dandies = Half-way House Battle of the Fairies ( I 836), IV. 430 Battle of the Greybeards = Humorous Quarrel Battle of the Heart (Wilkins, J.
433 - (McArdle, J. F. and Stimson, F. , 1883), v. 647, 804, 827 - 35 Beauty and the Beast (McLelland, H. , 1 892), v. , 1 863), v. 5 10, 809 - (Planche, J. , 1841), IV. 381 - (Roe, J. , 1 866), v. 8 1 4 - (Shaw, W . , 1 860), v . 8 1 6 - (Stimson, F. ]. , 1885), v. , 1 894), v . , 1 879), v. 6 1 0 - (Yardley, W . , 1890), v. 634, 825 - ( 1 8 12, 1819, 1821), VI. 43 1 - (1 854), v. 646 - (1 857, 1 860), v. 827 - (1875, 1 876, 1 877, 1 879, 1 88 1 ), v. 646 - (1882, 1884, 1887, 1 889), v. 647 - ( 1 89 1), v.
645 Banks of the Delaware = Recluse Banks of the Elbe = All in the Dark Banks of the Hudson (Dibdin, T. , 1 829), IV. 305 Banks of the Lee = Bells of Shandon + Banner (Pemberton, C. R. , 1796), III. 239 Bannister's Budget with the Shipwreck (18 14), IV. 429, 620 Bannockburn (Milner, H. , 1827), IV. , I888), v. 373 Banquet Gallery = (1) Feudal Times ; (2) Silver Knight Banquet of Wiles = Bilker Bilk' d Banshee (Levey, J. , 1876), v. 458 Banshee's Spell (Watson, J. S. , 1882), v. , 1897), v . 267 - (Reynolds, G.