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Dickens playbills in the Bodleian Library

Dickens playbills in the Bodleian Library

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Published by s.n. in [Great Britain .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870 -- Dramatic works.,
  • Dickens, Charles, -- 1812-1870 -- Archives.,
  • Playbills -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited with an introduction by Clive Hurst].
    GenreArchives.
    ContributionsHurst, Clive., Bodleian Library.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination122 sheets
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16632151M
    ISBN 100904735788

    Hookham’s bookstore and circulating library. Charlotte would undoubtedly insist upon visiting stores such as this while they were in town. Hookham’s Bookstore Label. Hookham's, 15 Old Bond Street The Circulating Library – All Things Georgian Hookham's circulating library also sold tickets for the opera, theatres, and concerts.


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30 May The Bodleian Summer exhibition opens to the public this Saturday, 2 June. Celebrating the bicentenary of Charles Dickens, the exhibition illustrates the relationship between the fictional worlds Charles Dickens created in his novels and the historical reality in which he lived.

Dickens Playbills in the Bodleian Library is comprised of playbills and programs for fifteen plays, from Pickwick Papers in to Edwin Drood inplus notes on Dickens as a performer. This is a small collection of 9 microfiche that is indexed by Dickens Playbills in the Bodleian Library, edited by Clive Hurst.

Funded by the Palmer : Robert Delaney. The Curious World of Dickens book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This short book is from the Dickens exhibit at the Bodleian Library.

It focuses on the elements of Dickens life and work like food, railroads, prisons, workhouses, Christmas, publishing, and others. like playbills, menus, manuals, and the like.4/5. The new (free) Bodleian exhibition, Dickens and his world, curated by Clive Hurst, is opening runs from June 2 to October There are lots of ephemera, mostly from the John Johnson Collection.

The accompanying book: The curious world of Dickens by Clive Hurst and Violet Moller is full of ephemera too. As well as items directly related to the novels (playbills of dramatisations. Bodleian Library.

Publishing AUTUMN Founded inthe Bodleian Library is one of the oldest libraries in Britain and the largest university library in Europe.

Hurst and Moller's book is, at its base, a vehicle used to showcase the varied holdings of the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera in the Bodleian Library. The color photographs are certainly eye-catching, but Dickens playbills in the Bodleian Library book hoping to study the plates in detail may be disappointed by their small size and sometimes tiny print.

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LEARN MORE. Boss Tweed in Court: A Documentary History. LEARN MORE. The new (free) Bodleian exhibition, Dickens and his world, curated by Clive Hurst, is opening runs from June 2 to October There are lots of ephemera, mostly from the John Johnson Collection.

The accompanying book: The curious world of Dickens by Clive Hurst and Violet Moller is full of ephemera too. As well as items directly related to the novels (playbills of dramatisations.

In the nineteenth century, the arrival of the photograph was a boon to early adopters such as Charles Dickens who is among writers featured in the current From Studio to Selfie exhibition at the Old Bodleian Library in Oxford, England.

Dickens posed for daguerreotypes from the early s, and the portrait of him on show is by the leading. playbills for some of Dickens's private theatricals and, the largest category, twenty letters book was the indirect source of Dickens's early pen name "Boz," drawn from "Moses" in The Dickens and His World exhibit at the Bodleian Library at Oxford was one of the richer contextualizations of Dickens's work.

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From the website: “ is a research tool to Dickens playbills in the Bodleian Library book and view playbills (theatre posters) from some collections of the British Library’s theatrical playbills. It does not contain everything the Library has to offer, but has access to ab playbills made available by the Library under a Creative Commons license.

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