Little Masterpieces of Autobiography Little Masterpieces of Autobiography

Little Masterpieces of Autobiography

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Little Masterpieces of Autobiography

George Iles, Author from the 19th century, known by few for his articles in the first science-themed magazine, Popular Science Monthly (1852-1942).


This ebook presents «Little Masterpieces of Autobiography», from George Iles. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected.


Table of Contents

- About This Book

- Preface

- Joseph Jefferson

- How I Came To Play Rip Van Winkle

- The Art Of Acting

- Preparation And Inspiration

- Should An Actor "feel" His Part

- Joseph Jefferson In Montreal

- Playwrights And Actors

- The Jefferson Face

- Edwin Booth

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To His Daughter

- To Miss Emma F. Cary Saint Valentine's Day, 1864.

- Edwin Booth

- To Miss Emma F. Cary

- To Mr. Nahum Capen

- Advice To A Young Actor

- Charlotte Cushman

- As A Child A Mimic And Singer

- First Visits To The Theatre

- Plays Lady Macbeth, Her First Part

- To A Young Actress

- To A Young Mother

- Early Griefs. Art Her Only Spouse

- Farewell To New York

- Clara Morris

- Some Recollections Of John Wilkes Booth

- The Murder Of President Lincoln

- When In My Hunt For A Leading Man For Mr. Daly I First Saw Coghlan And Irving

- Sir Henry Irving

- The Stage As An Instructor

- Inspiration In Acting

- Acting As An Art. How Irving Began

- Feeling As A Reality Or A Semblance

- Gesture. Listening As An Art. Team-play On The Stage

- Henry Brodribb Irving

- The Calling Of An Actor

- Requirements For The Stage

- Temptations On The Stage

- Acting Is A Great Art

- Relations To Society

- The Final School Is The Audience

- Failure And Success

- Ellen Terry

- Hamlet-irving's Greatest Part

- The Birmingham Night

- The Entrance Scene In Hamlet

- The Scene With The Players

- Irving Engages Me On Trust

- Irving's Egotism

- Irving's Simplicity Of Character

- Richard Mansfield

- Man And The Actor

- Napoleon As Actor

- The Gift For Acting Is Rare

- The Creation Of A Character

- Copy Life

- Self Criticism

- Discipline Imperative

- Dramatic Vicissitudes

- A National Theatre

- Training The Actor

- Tommaso Salvini

- First Appearance

- A Father's Advice

- How Salvini Studied His Art

- Faults In Acting

- The Desire To Excel In Everything

- A Model For Othello

- First Trip To The United States

- In Cuba

- Appearance In London

- Impressions Of Irving's Hamlet

- The Decline Of Tragedy

- Tragedy In Two Languages

- American Critical Taste

- Impressions Of Edwin Booth

- Adelaide Ristori

- First Appearances

- Salvini And Rossi

- Appears As Lady Macbeth

- As Manager

- First Visit To America

- Begins To Play In English

- The Actor Valedictory Stanzas To J. P. Kemble, June, 1817, By Thomas Campbell

- Footnotes

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2015
10 June
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
176
Pages
PUBLISHER
The Perfect Library
SELLER
FB Editions
SIZE
341.7
KB

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