By Allardyce Nicoll
Allardyce Nicoll's background of English Drama, 1660-1900 was once an incredible scholarly success 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 throughout to the tip of the Victorian interval, was once considered by way of Notes and Queries (1952) as 'a nice paintings of exploration, a close advisor to the untrodden acres of our dramatic background, hitherto mostly overlooked as barren and with out interest'. The historical past is reissued in seven paperback volumes, to be had individually and as a suite. In volumes 1-5 Nicoll describes the stipulations of the level, actors and executives in addition to dramatic genres. The 6th and 7th volumes supply a entire checklist of all of the performs recognized to were produced or revealed in England among 1660 and 1930, with their authors and substitute titles; it has hence self sustaining price in addition to offering an index to the sooner volumes.
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47I Arrested on Suspicion ( I877), v. , IV. 428, 6 I 9 Ar-rivals (Banero, J. M . and Pincroft, A. , I884), v. 248 Arrivals and Marriages = Love and Gout Arrivals from College = Honour Arrived at Crow-Street (I796), III. 3 I 9 Arrived a t Last ( I 823), IV. 428 Arrived at Portsmouth ! , I 794), III. , I824), IV. 352 Arrogant Boy ( I 802), IV. , I775), III. , I752), III. 268 Arsinoe, Queen of Cyprus (Motteux, P. , I705), II. , I 874), v. , I855), v. 536, 8 I 2 - (I88I), v. 642 Art and Love (Dubourg, A.
430, 620 Bath Roll (Knight, C. , 1 894), v. , 1798) = Down with the Dutch, III. , 1 704), I. , 1 847), IV. 342 Battle Field = ( 1 ) Flag ; (2) Victories of Edward the Black Prince Battle of Agincourt (Milner, H. , 1825), IV. 430, 620 - (1834), IV. , 1728), I. 100 ; II. 262, 295 Battle of Austerlitz ( 1 859), v. 646 BAT BAT Battle o f Bannockburn = Robert the Bruce Battle of Barnet ( I 845), IV. 430 Battle of Blenheim (Haines, J. , I84I), IV. 430, 620 Battle of Bosworth Field ( I 824), IV. 430 - ( I 827), IV.
646 Beatrice of Ferrara (Plunkett, A. , 1 837), IV. 606 Beau Austin (Henley, W. E. and Stevenson, R. , 1884), v. 6 1 , 1 87, 417 Beau bedevill'd = Cure fo r a Coxcomb Beau Blandish the Rake (Calmour, A. , 1887), v. 300 Beau Brummel (Jerrold, M. W. , 1859), v. , 1 700), 11. 1 7 1-2, 349, 4 1 9, 442 Beau Demolished ( 1 7 1 5), 11. , 1 835), IV. 347 Beau in the Sudds = Female Parson Beaujolais the Necromancer = Is She his Daughter? , 1896), v. A Beau Nash, the King of Bath (Jerrold, D. , 1834), IV.