1st Edition

Women's Theatrical Memoirs, Part II vol 8

    438 Pages
    by Routledge

    By the close of the eighteenth century, the theatrical memoir had become a popular and established genre. This ten-volume facsimile collection presents the lives of some of the most celebrated actresses of their day. These memoirs also provide insights into contemporary constructions of gender, sexuality and fame.


    Sue McPherson, Sharon M Setzer, Julia Swindells