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2 edition of Edwin Forrest. found in the catalog.

Edwin Forrest.

Lawrence Barrett

Edwin Forrest.

by Lawrence Barrett

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesAmerican actor series -- v. 1.
ContributionsForrest, Edwin, 1806-1872.
The Physical Object
Pagination171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17639835M

Edwin Forrest, the American tragedian, achieved his first success at the Drury Lane Theatre in London in Shortly afterward he returned to his native land, where he received continual ovations and became recognized as the foremost American tragedian.   Artemus Ward: his book Item Preview remove-circle An honest living -- The press -- Edwin Forrest as Othello -- The show business and popular lectures -- Woman's rights -- Would-be sea dogs -- On "Forts" -- Piccolomni -- Little Patti -- Moses the Sassy -- The Prince of Wales -- Ossawatomie Brown -- Joy in the house of Ward -- Cruise of the.

Page 27 - never gave you kingdoms, called you children ; You owe me no obedience.—Then let fall Your horrible pleasure!—Here I stand your slave, A poor, infirm, weak, and despis'd old man.— (Rain, thunder, and lightning.) Yet I will call you servile ministers, That have with two pernicious daughters join'd Your high engender'd battle 'gainst a head So old and white ‎5/5(2). Edwin Booth Forrest Jr. On Sunday, November 2, Edwin Booth Forrest Jr. of Gaithersburg, MD. Loving father of Jeff and Dan Forrest; brother of Betty Sue James; former husband.

Edwin Forrest Collection. Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file. Personalities. F. Edwin Forrest. Library locations Billy Rose Theatre Division Shelf locator: *T PHO A Genres Photographs Type of Resource Still image Identifiers Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ff6dfbda7bc34 Rights Statement. When Edwin was nine years old, he was thin, pale, and had a slight forward stoop of the chest and shoulders. He was full of fire, courage, impulsive force, but had a quick pulse, a nervous habit, a sensitive brain and skin. and young Forrest, depressed and impatient from the failure of his previous attempts to secure a regular engagement.


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The collection consists of letters by Forrest to his friend James Oakes. The letters are posted from Philadelphia, New York, San Francisco, New Orleans, and other cities, and discuss personal and theatrical matters.

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His rivalry with the English tragedian William Charles Macready led to the Astor Place Riot, and his divorce from Catharine Sinclair Forrest was one of the greatest Author: Arthur W. Bloom. Ship research references found in our vessel database for vessels named Edwin Forrest in maritime resources, such as journals, books, and web applications.Born into a distinguished theatrical family, Edwin Forrest Durang was the grandson of John Durang (), credited with being the first native-born American actor.

His parents, Charles Durang and Mary White Durang, were also remarkable for their contributions to the stage.Edwin Augustus Harleston (), African American artist and activist, was born in Charleston, South Carolina.

He married Elise Forrest (), a photographer, in Edwina Harleston Whitlock (), their niece, who was also known as .