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The Image of the Actor - Verbal and Visual Representation in the Age of Garrick & Kemble

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Product description

Published in 1991 by St. Martin's Press. Illustrated in black & white.

In 5 chapters:

1. The Public Image of the Actor: Criticism, Status and Audience Response
2. The Theatrical Portrait
3. Constructions of Realism and Classicism
4. Tragedy, History Painting and the Aesthetics of Action
5. The Comic Actor: Caricature, Physiognomy and the Fallacy of Infinite Character

The author, Shearer West, is deputy vice-chancellor at the University of Sheffield. Before that she was director of research at the Arts and Humanities Research Council and head of the School of Historical Studies at the University of Birmingham.

This book is in very good condition despite some margin marks in pencil. Pictorial board cover, no dust jacket.

Item details

Author(s):
Shearer West
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 .5 x 16 Cm
Edition:
1991
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0312057385
ISBN-13:
9780312057381
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
St Martin's Press
Title:
The Image of the Actor - Verbal and Visual Representation in the age of Garrick & Kemble

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Published in 1991 by St. Martin's Press. Illustrated in black & white.

In 5 chapters:

1. The Public Image of the Actor: Criticism, Status and Audience Response
2. The Theatrical Portrait
3. Constructions of Realism and Classicism
4. Tragedy, History Painting and the Aesthetics of Action
5. The Comic Actor: Caricature, Physiognomy and the Fallacy of Infinite Character

The author, Shearer West, is deputy vice-chancellor at the University of Sheffield. Before that she was director of research at the Arts and Humanities Research Council and head of the School of Historical Studies at the University of Birmingham.

This book is in very good condition despite some margin marks in pencil. Pictorial board cover, no dust jacket.

Author(s):
Shearer West
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 .5 x 16 Cm
Edition:
1991
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0312057385
ISBN-13:
9780312057381
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
St Martin's Press
Title:
The Image of the Actor - Verbal and Visual Representation in the age of Garrick & Kemble

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