A Respectable Actress

Author: Dorothy Love

Publisher: Center Point


Category: Fiction

Page: 500

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"When the illustrious actress India Hartley is accused of murder, she has to uncover the deceptions of others to save herself"--

Venus in Boston

And Other Tales of Nineteenth-century City Life

Author: George Thompson

Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press


Category: Fiction

Page: 391

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This volume reprints three short works by George Thompson, one of antebellum America's most successful authors of sensational fiction. There are two novels, Venus in Boston and City Crimes, which depict the American city as a place of dark mystery, along with Thompson's autobiography.

The Thespian Dictionary

Or, Dramatic Biography of the Eighteenth Century; Containing Sketches of the Lives, Productions, &c., of All the Principal Managers, Dramatists, Composers, Commentators, Actors, and Actresses, of the United Kingdom: Interspersed with Several Original Anecdotes; and Forming a Concise History of the English Stage ...




Category: Actors

Page: 275

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