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Criticisms in Cameo: MR. CINDERS. AT THE ADELPHI; QUALITY STREET, AT THE HAYMARKET; FASHION, AT THE KINGSWAY; ..

... Criticisms in Cameo. m By J. T. Grein. i. MR. CINDERS. AT THE ADELPHI. MR. CINDERS, fathered by no fewer than three authors and two composers, is, on the whole, a pleasant affair, a jolly travesty ...

The Literary Lounger: From the Dominions

... The Literary Lounger. By Alan Kemp. y* UULMIMI 1 From the Dominions. The sun never sets on the British Empire, but it has not yet fully risen on the literature of the British Empire. It is diffi cult ...

MR. THOMAS HARDY'S NEW VOLUME

... MR. THOMAS HARDY'S 'NEW VOLUME The most delightful quality of this book is the impersonality of the narration. The impersonal is not common in English fiction, which is apt to be overcharged with the ...

Published: Wednesday 28 March 1894
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1710 | Page: Page 21, 22 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Literary Lounger: Cortex and Vortex

... The Literary Lounger. By Alan Kemp. Cortex and Vortex. Why, asks Miss Rebecca West, does one at times passionately prefer the writers of last century to the writers of this? Perhaps it is because ...

HARVEST MOON: LESSER FLEAS; LADIES WITH A UNICORN

... HARVEST MOON. By Rupert Croft-Cooke. (Macmillan 12s. 6 d.) LESSER FLEAS. By G. R. H. Ellis. Hutchinson 10s. 6 d.) LADIES WITH A UNICORN. By Monica Stirling. (Victor Gollancz 10s. 6c/.) Reviewed by G. ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1480 | Page: Page 22 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Helena, Nora, and Penelope: All's Well That Ends Well

... ddJfelenaf )lorcif and (dyenelofie J. C. TREWIN All's Well That Ends Well [Old Vic THIS minor Shakespearean comedy, rare in our theatre, must be always an acquired taste. I have long acquired it, thou ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 695 | Page: Page 26 | Tags: Review 

A Doll's House

... {Lyric, Hammersmith) AN education in the theatre is incomplete without a visit to , without watching Nora dance the tarantella, and with out hearing the door-slam that rap ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 783 | Page: Page 26 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

Penelope

... [Arts 1 healre Club) MAUGHAM'S very early comedy (1908- 1909) has an amusing exposition that involves copies of the Morning Post, the Church Times, the Law Times and The Atheneeum, as well as ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 134 | Page: Page 26 | Tags: Review 

Are Westerns Perfect Cinema?: Shane

... L^lre Ql est ems C^Jerfecl (Cinema C. A. LEJEUNE Shane {Plaza) IT is arguable that Westerns, beside being the oldest and most consistently popular, are also the most perfect examples of cinematic art. ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 521 | Page: Page 30 | Tags: Review 

The Sword and the Rose

... (General release in October) THE SWORD AND THE ROSE is a mild historical romance, made for Walt Disney in England by a British director (Ken Annakin), with British players (Glyn ...

Published: Wednesday 23 September 1953
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 396 | Page: Page 30 | Tags: Review