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Woffington, Margaret, -- d. 1760, Clive, Catherine Raftor, -- 1711-1785, Theater -- England -- Hi
StatementWritten by J. Fitzgerald Molloy.
SeriesBeaux & belles of England
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The man was Triple. ‎Charles Reade () was an English writer and journalist, most famous fo the historical novel 'The Cloister and the Hearth' first published in The sometimes pugnacious Reade researched extensively and wrote passionately on subjects of social significance. 'Peg Woffington' is.

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Seller Inventory # APC More information about this seller | Contact this seller 8. Following the play's success, Reade wrote a novel Peg Woffington the following year. Woffington featured in several films, particularly in the silent era. These portrayals were largely based on the works of Reade and Taylor and include Peg Woffington (), Peg Woffington.

Peg Woffington, written inis a sentimental romance. Harry Vane has decided to remain in London after seeing Ms Woffington on the stage. He has fallen in love with her. Harry sends her notes.

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Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. Aug | History. An edition of Peg Woffington () Peg Woffington a novel by Charles Reade. London - George Allen, Book.

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The work was first published in Reade based it on the popular stage. Editions for Peg Woffington: (Nook), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback), (Paperback published in ), (Nook), (Kindl.

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Bound in green cloth with elaborate gilt decoration and gilt lettering to covers and spine. Gilt has dulled to spine. Peg Woffington. a Novel | This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Peg Woffington, Irish actress, one of the outstanding theatrical personalities of her time.

Woffington became a street singer to support her mother and sister and made her stage debut at 10 as Polly Peachum in a juvenile production of John Gay’s The Beggar’s Opera. In she first performed in. Peg Woffington | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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Charles Reade's Peg Woffington consists of 13 parts for ease of reading. Choose the part of Peg Woffington which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. READE, Charles. PEG WOFFINGTON. A Novel. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, First American edition of Reade's first novel.

8vo., blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine; pp. Contemporary ink ownership to ffep, ownership stamp to title page.First brought out as drama called "Masks and Faces" about famous Irish actress Margaret Woffington (). A novel that originally appeared as a two act comedy 'Masks and Faces' in Charles Reade was a British author and playwright, perhaps best End date: Peg Woffington.

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