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American elocutionist and dramatic reader

Joseph Aloysius Lyons

American elocutionist and dramatic reader

by Joseph Aloysius Lyons

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Published by E.H. Butler in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elocution.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph A. Lyons. With an elaborate introduction on elocution and vocal culture, by the Rev. M.B. Brown.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination481 p.
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22110134M

    Get this from a library! The stage: or, recollections of actors and acting from an experience of fifty years -- a series of dramatic sketches. [James Edward Murdoch; J F B Bunting; Theophilus Cibber] -- James E. Murdoch was an American actor, relatively prominent during the 19th century. He began as an amateur in Philadelphia, joined a company in Halifax, Nova Scotia, . Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades (New York et al.: American Book Co., c), by Florence Holbrook (Gutenberg text, illustrated HTML, and page images) The English Reader, or Pieces in Prose and Poetry (Utica: Printed by Hastings & Tracy, ), ed. by .

    Madam Stansbury grasped the hand of the elocutionist and exclaimed, "Miss Brown, I have never heard that piece so rendered before." This notwithstanding a famous reader, a few weeks before, had given the same selection there, and advertised by announcing that she would render Mrs. Stansbury's famous poem. Miss Brown was confused. index of the areas covered at the end of the book) - Literary analysis - discussion questions that guide you to an in-depth appreciation of the story, its structure, its characters and its style. In addition, at the end of each book there are: suggested Essay questions - a comprehensive Glossary highlighting useful vocabulary from each story.

      – Henrietta Vinton Davis, black American elocutionist, dramatic reader-actor, and International organizer for Marcus Garvey’s African Redemption Movement – Captain Matthew Webb becomes the first person to swim across the English Channel, traveling from Dover, England, to Calais, France, in 22 hours. “Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie, a mid-nineteenth century American author, public reader, playwright and actress, was a well-known and respected figure among her contemporaries in American literary and dramatic circles. Despite this, she is largely forgotten to modern theater lovers.


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Helen Louise B. Babcock (born Aug ) was an American educator, elocutionist, and dramatic reader. Early years and education. Helen Louise Bailey was born in Galva, Illinois. Aug She early displayed a marked talent for elocution and on reaching woman's estate she decided to make dramatic reading her profession.

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She is buried in an unmarked grave in National Harmony Cemetery, Largo, Maryland. Both were born in Baltimore, Maryland the same as Eubie. Maria Brace Kimball (J — ) was an American elocutionist who taught, lectured, and wrote on the subject.

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Harrison was born on this date in He was a Black actor, teacher, dramatic reader, lecturer, and elocutionist. Richard Berry Harrison's parents had escaped slavery through the Underground Railroad and made it to London, Ontario, Canada.

His mother named him Richard after seeing a performance of Shakespeare's Richard III. Date Published: to Binding: No binding & hard cover Carolyn Ernestine Hale Russ of Boston, Mass.

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