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BOOK REVIEW

... THE TELEVISION ANNUAL FOU 1953. Edltmd by Kcnntth Ballmy. (odhams Press, Ltd. 9s. 6d.) In 160 pages, with more than 120 illustrations, the fascinating story of TV is told by Maurice Gorham ...

Published: Thursday 05 February 1953
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 139 | Page: Page 4 | Tags: book review 

THEATRE BOOKSHELF: EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY DRAMA

... EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY DRAMA An Introduction to Kightcenth-Centurv Omnia. By Frederick S. Boas (Oxford University Press. 25s.) After the success of his books on Tudor and Stuart drama. Mr. Boas has turned ...

Published: Thursday 02 April 1953
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 264 | Page: Page 13 | Tags: book review 

THEATRE BOOKSHELF: A LANCASHIRE DRAMATIST

... A LANCASHIRE DRAMATIST What I Ha\c Had. By Harold Brighouse (Harrap, 12s. 6d.) Mr. Brighouse's bock exudes cheerfulness and optimism. There are in its pages many anecdotes about the idiosyncrasies of ...

Published: Thursday 02 April 1953
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 296 | Page: Page 13 | Tags: book review 

BOOK REVIEW

... Take It From Me. By Jimmy Edwards (Werner Laurie, 10s. 6d.) FEW MEN write an interim autobiography at the age of 32, the dust-jacket tells us, and it is not until we arrive at page 149 t ...

Published: Thursday 05 March 1953
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1016 | Page: Page 4 | Tags: book review 

BOOK CHAT

... . FROM STAGE TO BAR. Under this odd title, showing how a man of the theatre became the landlord of a country inn, has been published at 1s., by the firm of W. J Parrett, Ltd., of the Isle o ...

Published: Thursday 27 September 1928
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 396 | Page: Page 25 | Tags: book review 

BOOKS RECEIVED

... Mecr Mr. Callaghan. Adapted from Peter Cheyney by Gerald Verner. (French. 5s.) I The Heartless Princess. By Franklyn Black. (French. 4s.) Four Winds. By Alex Atkinson. (French. 5s.) A C ...

Published: Thursday 21 October 1954
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 59 | Page: Page 7 | Tags: book review 

BOOK CHAT

... . SPEECH AND MOVEMENT. Humphrey Milford has published, at the Oxford University Press, at 7s. 6d. net, a treatise on Speech and Movement on the Stage, by that distinguished teacher of elocu ...

Published: Thursday 04 December 1930
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 253 | Page: Page 6 | Tags: book review 

BOOK CHAT

... . Mr. Clifford King's New Poems. f iteadws of air. Clifford King's c poams, dramatic and otherwise, will e be interested to learn tlwt he has issued three-volume collection of _ hn latest w ...

Published: Thursday 05 May 1921
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 217 | Page: Page 13 | Tags: book review 

BOOK CHAT

... . Mr. Bernard Shaw's Suprem* Exploit. Early in the spring Messrs. Con stable will publish a new work by Mr. Bernard Shaw, which is de soribed as the author's scientific, religious, and poli ...

Published: Thursday 17 February 1921
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 451 | Page: Page 13 | Tags: book review 

THEATRE BOOKSHIELF: ALL ABOUT A PLAY

... ALL ABOUT A PLAY The Show Mutt Go On, by Elmer Rice. Gollancz, 1 2s. fid. What a relief sometimes to get back to the ordinary kind of novel! And how disappointing at (he end of it to look back and rea ...

Published: Thursday 08 June 1950
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 403 | Page: Page 11 | Tags: book review 

BOOKS RECEIVED

... Essays on Opera. By tgon Wellesz. (Dobson, 10s. 6d.) Thomas Heywood. By Frederick S Boas. (Williams and Norgate, 8 s. 6d.) From Hoist to Britten, By Rose mary Manning. (Workers' Music A ...

Published: Thursday 24 August 1950
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 69 | Page: Page 11 | Tags: book review 

BOOK REVIEW: The Lost Summer the Heyday of West End Theatre

... The Lost Summer the Heyday of West End Theatre Nick Hern Books, £18.99 When I first became a regular West End theatregoer in the early fifties, the plays for which we put down our gallery stools to se ...

Published: Thursday 13 July 1995
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 338 | Page: Page 31 | Tags: book review