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The Resource A book about the theater, by Brander Matthews

A book about the theater, by Brander Matthews

Label
A book about the theater
Title
A book about the theater
Statement of responsibility
by Brander Matthews
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1852-1929
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthews, Brander
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Drama
Label
A book about the theater, by Brander Matthews
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The show business -- The limitations of the stage -- A moral from a toy theater -- Why five acts? -- Dramatic collaboration -- The dramatization of novels and the novelization of plays -- Women dramatists -- The evolution of scene-painting -- The book of the opera -- The poetry of the dance -- The principles of pantomime -- The ideal of the acrobat -- The decline and fall of the negro-minstrelsy -- The utility of the variety-show -- The method of modern magic -- The lamentable tragedy of Punch and Judy -- The puppet-play, past and present -- Shadow-pantomime, with all the modern improvements -- The problem of dramatic criticism
Control code
921231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 334 pages, 24 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
16021742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1240729
Label
A book about the theater, by Brander Matthews
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The show business -- The limitations of the stage -- A moral from a toy theater -- Why five acts? -- Dramatic collaboration -- The dramatization of novels and the novelization of plays -- Women dramatists -- The evolution of scene-painting -- The book of the opera -- The poetry of the dance -- The principles of pantomime -- The ideal of the acrobat -- The decline and fall of the negro-minstrelsy -- The utility of the variety-show -- The method of modern magic -- The lamentable tragedy of Punch and Judy -- The puppet-play, past and present -- Shadow-pantomime, with all the modern improvements -- The problem of dramatic criticism
Control code
921231
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 334 pages, 24 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
16021742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1240729

Library Locations

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