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By Professor Philip H Highfill Jr PhD, Professor Kalman A Burnim PhD, Edward A. Langhans

ISBN-10: 0585294135

ISBN-13: 9780585294131

ISBN-10: 0809306921

ISBN-13: 9780809306923

Volumes 3 and 4 of this monumen­tal paintings comprise complete entries for all such illustrious names as these of the Cibbers—Colley, Theophilus, and Susanna Maria—Kitty Clive, and Charlotte Charke, George Colman, the Elder, and the more youthful, William Davenant, and De Loutherboug. yet right here are also complete entries for dozens of significant secondary figures and of teen ones whose tales have by no means been informed, in addition to a census (and a minimum of a couple of recoverable evidence) for even the main inconsiderable performers and servants of the theatres.

 

As within the earlier volumes during this dis­tinguished sequence, the accompanying illus­trations comprise a minimum of one photo of every topic for whom a portrait exists.

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I. , joint author. II. , joint author. III. Title. 2'092'2 [B] 71157068 ISBN 0-8093-0692-1 (v. 3) Page v List Of Illustrations FRINGE THEATRICALS: PLEASURE GARDENS, CIRCUSES, FAIRS, MASQUERADES, AND MINOR THEATRES page Bird's-eye view of Vauxhall Gardens in 1754 515 A concert at Vauxhall Gardens 516 Interior of the music room at Vauxhall Gardens about 1765 517 View of Ranelagh Gardens in 1750 518 Clerkenwell and environs 519 Clerkenwell and environs in 1794 520 Exterior of Sadler's Wells 521 Rope dancing at Sadler's Wells in 1795 521 Stage of the Pantheon 522 Ruins of the Pantheon in 1792 523 Auditorium of the Royalty Theatre, Wellclose Square, 17851787 524 Exterior and interior views of Astley's Riding School in 1770 525 Site of the Royal Circus, near the Obelisk 526 Interior of Astley's Olympic Pavilion in 1807 527 A masquerade at the King's Theatre 528 Bartholomew Fair in 1721 529 Detail of Lee and Harper's booth at Bartholomew Fair 530 Hogarth's ''Southwark Fair," 1733 531 Greenwich and environs 532 Richardson's booth at Greenwich Fair 533 May Fair in 1716 534 Richmond, Twickenham, and environs 535 Actress in a barn, by Hogarth, 1738 536 Page vii Volume 3 Cabanel to Cory Page 1 C Cabanel, Mons [fl.

C. Cross's New Royal Circus on 30 June 1806 and for The False Friend at the Circus on 7 September of that year. Cabanel died at his house at No 2, Mount Gardens, Lambeth, on 5 February 1839. By the terms of a will (signed "Rudolphe Cabanel" on 8 November 1838) he left in trust to his friend and executor John Stephen Spindler Hopwood of No 47, Chancery Lane, his leasehold factory and several messuages adjoining in Webber Street "on the East side of the Victoria {quondam Cobourg} Theatre, Lambeth" and all his patents and patent rights, to lay out in stocks and bonds for the interest of his widow Elizabeth, and, after her death, to his sisters Fredericka Cabanel and Harriot Helme.

See CABANEL, HARRIOT. Cabanes, Mr [fl. 1784], violinist. Mr Cabanes was listed by Dr Burney as Page 4 a first violinist in the Handel Memorial Concerts at Westminster Abbey and the Pantheon in May and June 1784. Cabell, Mr [fl. 1760], dresser. In accounts of Covent Garden Theatre dated 22 September 1760, one Cabell is listed at a salary of 1s. " Cable, Mrs d. 1767, house servant? The treasurer of Covent Garden Theatre entered a payment of £3 8s. "for the funeral of Mrs Cable" on 13 January 1767.

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