American women theatre critics : biographies and selected writings of twelve reviewers, 1753-1919 / Alma J. Bennett.
- ISBN: 9780786449798 (softcover : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0786449799 (softcover : alk. paper)
- Description: viii, 186 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Company, c2010.
- 1 copy at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Salem State University||Stacks||PN 1707.9 .B46 2010 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-184) and index.
|Contents Note:|| Introduction -- 18th-century critics. Charlotte Ramsey Lennox (1720-1804) -- Judith Sargent Murray (1751-1820) -- 19th-century critics. Kate Field (1838-1896) -- Olive Logan (1839-1909) -- Mildred Aldrich (1853-1928) -- Dorothy Lundt (1855-1908) and Emma V. Sheridan (1864-1936) -- Amy Leslie (1855-1939) -- Lucy Monroe (1865-1950) -- 20th-century critics. Ada Patterson (1867-1939) -- Annie Nathan Meyer (1867-1951) -- Dorothy Rothschild Parker (1898-1967).
|Summary:|| "This book explores the role of the great female American critics, thereby expanding their canonical status. The anthology provides a brief description of the women's lives, their working conditions, samples of their writing, and supporting analyses"--Provided by publisher.
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