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Edmund Kean.

Harold Newcomb Hillebrand

Edmund Kean.

by Harold Newcomb Hillebrand

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833.,
    • Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2598.K3 H5 1966
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 387 p.
      Number of Pages387
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4584929M
      LC Control Number77181904

      Edmund Kean was a celebrated Shakespearean actor, who lived from to , and who is sometimes credited with this maxim. However, QI has not located any solid support for this attribution. Other renowned figures such as Groucho Marx and Stan Laurel [QVEG] are sometimes mentioned, but the evidence is non-existent. The Life of Edmund Kean, Volumes The Life of Edmund Kean, Barry Cornwall: Author: Barry Cornwall: Publisher: E. Moxon, Original from: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Digitized: Jun 4, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

      Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user :   The sword(s) of Edmund Kean. Link/Page Citation If there can be said to be a single talismanic object in the long history and tradition of English acting, it is probably Edmund Kean's sword. Reputedly worn by Kean when he played Richard III, the sword passed into the hands of William Chippendale, a member of Kean's company.

      Edmund Kean: 1 n English actor noted for his portrayals of Shakespeare's great tragic characters () Synonyms: Kean Example of: actor, histrion, player, role player, thespian a theatrical performer. Edmund Kean, By Harold Newcomb Hillebrand.. Columbia University. $5. Mr. Hillebrand’s book hits the emotions in various ways. In it there is the nicely authenticated narrative of a young man, who had endured and longed much before, suddenly making a whole nation delighted and profoundly aware of .


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Though no official record of his birth exists, it has been well established that he was born out of wedlock to Ann Carey. Edmund Kean, Or, The Life Of An Actor Paperback – Aug by Alexandre Dumas (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 7 formats and editions Hide 2/5(1).

Edmund Kean. Born: Mar Birthplace: London, England Died: May Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified.

Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White. Edmund Kean was born in London on the 17th of March His father was probably Edmund Kean, an architect's clerk; and his mother was an actress, Ann Carey, granddaughter of Born: The Life of Edmund Kean [Frederick William Hawkins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages. Edmund Kean, Fire from Heaven book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. Edmund Keene was born in King's Lynn, Norfolk insecond surviving son of Charles Keene (?) and Susan Rolfe (?).

His older brother Benjamin () was a distinguished diplomat and long-serving Ambassador to Spain. Both his father and uncle Benjamin served as Mayor of King's Lynn, as did his grandfather Edmund Rolfe ().

In addition, Rolfe was election agent for Sir Predecessor: Matthias Mawson. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hillebrand, Harold Newcomb, Edmund Kean. New York, AMS Press, [©]. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Biography Early life. Kean was born in Westminster, father was Edmund Kean, an architect’s assistant, and his mother, Anne Carey, was an actress.

His mother was the daughter of the 18th-century composer and playwright Henry Carey. Kean starting acting at the age of four, as a Cupid in Jean-Georges Noverre’s ballet of a child, his cheerfulness made him a universal Born: 4 NovemberWestminster, London.

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The Dramatic Exploits of Edmund Kean premiered at The RSC's The Other Place Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon. Since the revival of the show init has played at selected venues including twice in London, a return to Stratford upon Avon, Squerryes Court in Kent, The Georgian Theatre in Richmond and in Washington DC.

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Rare Book & Manuscript Library Collection Title Portraits of Actors, Collection Portraits of Actors. Descriptive Information. Title: Edmund Kean as Sir Giles Overreach in "A New Way to Pay Old Debts" Role: Sir Giles Overreach: Play: A New Way to Pay Old Debts: Subject: Kean, Edmund, ; Actors ; Costume ; Theater--History.Sign and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers.

KEAN Edmund (Eddie or Ed) Passed away peacefully on 21st April at Filsham Lodge Nursing Home, aged Special thanks to all staff.Ivan Mosjoukine (Mozzhukhin) as Edmund Kean. I thought I was through with my Kean project, but Sunday evening I checked to see what was on TCM and the onscreen guide promised Kean with Anthony Hopkins, the version I had blegged about a while back!

Knowing this slot was usually reserved for silent movies I had my doubts, though, so I checked out TCMs page on Kean and it promised the film.