Sheridan, his life and his theatre
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Sheridan, his life and his theatre by Lewis Gibbs

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English


  • Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816

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Edition Notes

Statementby Lewis Gibbs [pseud.]
LC ClassificationsPR3683 .C6 1948
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 280 p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6031527M
LC Control Number48008326

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This led to his success as both an actor on stage and a playwright, and his name was published on the title page of his plays. Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none." - Quote by Shakespeare. Shakespeare continued to work with his company of men at the Globe Theatre until around , the year that he retired from working on the stage. In his best-known play, The School for Scandal (), Sheridan revives the Restoration comedy of manners with its portrait of the beau monde and its deflation of hypocrisy. The play is indebted to William Congreve as well as to Moliere (see Vol. 2), and the picture of society is based on Bath and London. Add tags for "Thomas Sheridan of Smock-Alley; recording his life as actor and theater manager in both Dublin and London, and including a Smock-Alley calendar for the years of his management,". Be the first. Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant then transferred Sheridan to lead the Cavalry Corps of the Army of the Potomac in the Eastern Theater. In , his forces defeated the South in the Shenandoah Valley. In , his cavalry pursued General Robert E. Lee and was instrumental in forcing his .