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Part 8, Vols 29-33: Cultural History, 2nd Series




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Volume 29. Henry Barton Baker History of the London Stage and Its Famous Players, 1576–1903 (1904)

ISBN 978-4-86340-042-9  •  574 pp., 10 pl.



The Elizabethan and Stuart Theatres • The Restoration Theatres • Bygone West End Theatres Built during the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries • The West End Theatres of Today • The West Suburban Theatres • The Northern Theatres • The Southern Theatres • The East End Theatres • Index



Volume 30. Erroll Sherson The Struggle for a Free Stage in London (1906)

ISBN 978-4-86340-043-6  •  406 pp., 29 pl.



Foreword by Mrs Kendal • Looking Back • The Grecian Theatre, with Notes on Melodrama and Pantomime • London’s Lost Theatres of the East End • Astley’s • The Olympic Theatre • The Princess’s Theatre • The Two Theatres in Holborn and the Pantheon Theatre • The Queen’s Theatre, Long Acre • The Old Strand Theatre, with Notes on Burlesque • The “Rickety Twins”: The Globe and the Opera Comique Theatres • The Philharmonic Theatre, with Notes on Opera Bouffe • The Marylebone Theatre and the Two Alexandra Theatres • The Imperial Theatre and Toole’s Theatre • The Bower Saloon and Other Minor Theatres • Richardson’s Show and Other Booths • The Private Theatre at Campden House, Kensington • The Lost Theatres of Toyland • Audiences of the Past and Present • Index



Volume 31. Watson Nicholson The Municipal Parks, Gardens, and Open Spaces of London: Their History and Associations (1898)

ISBN 978-4-86340-044-3  •  490 pp.



The Theory and Practice of Theatrical Monopoly during the First Half Century of the Patent Theatres • The Rise of the Haymarket and Goodman’s Fields Theatres and Their Effect on the Question of Patent Rights • The Licensing Act: The Causes Producing It, and the Attempts to Regulate the Stage before the Passage of That Act • The Licensing Act in Practice, 1737–87 • The Royalty Theatre • A Summary of the Conflicting Theatrical Legislation in England at the Close of the Eighteenth Century • From the Rebuilding of Covent Garden and Drury Lane to the Burning of the Great Theatres • The Attempt to Establish a Third Theatre: Privy Council Proceedings and Proceedings in Parliament • The Rise of English Opera, and the War of Encroachments • Majors vs. Minors • The Dramatists vs. the Monopoly • The Lord Chancellor’s Opinion and Knowles’s Petition for a Third Theatre • The End of the Struggle • Index



Volume 32 & 33. Henry Saxe Wyndham The Annals of Covent Garden Theatre from 1732 to 1897 (1906)

ISBN 978-4-86340-045-0  •  776 pp., 42 pl.,



Vol. 32: 1732–1819 • Vol. 33: 1819–97 • Appendices: Chronological List of Patentees, Lessees, and Managers; Principal Events; Notes on Portraits, etc. • Index