Memoirs of Charles Lee Lewes: Containing Anecdotes, Historical and Biographical, of the English and Scottish Stages, During a Period of Forty Years, Volume 2

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R. Phillips, 1805
 

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Página 114 - Duvall, and the two Masters and Miss Granier. To which will be added a Ballad Opera of one Act, called THE VIRGIN UNMASK'D. The Part of Lucy by Miss HIPPISLEY. Both of which will be performed Gratis by Persons for their Diversion. The Concert will begin exactly at Six o'clock.
Página 113 - Bosworth-field, being the last that was fought between the houses of York and Lancaster. With many other true Historical passages. The part of King Richard by a Gentleman (who never appeared on any stage), King Henry by Mr. Giffard; Richmond, Mr. Marshall; Prince Edward by Miss Hippisley; Duke of York, Miss Naylor; Duke of Buckingham, Mr.
Página 4 - Dame Street and other parts of that end of the town, ' All this fine young salad for a halfpenny — all for a halfpenny here...
Página 112 - A Concert of Vocal and Instrumental Music, divided into two parts. Tickets at three, two, and one shilling. Places for the Boxes to be taken at the Fleece Tavern, near the Theatre. NB Between the Two Parts of the Concert will be presented an Historical Play, called the LIFE AND DEATH OF *King Richard the Third.
Página 111 - Theatre in GOODMAN'S FIELDS, this day will be performed, A Concert of Vocal and Instrumental Music, divided into two parts. Tickets at Three, Two, and One Shilling. Places for the Boxes to be taken at the Fleece Tavern, near the Theatre. NB — Between the two Parts of the Concert will be presented an Historical Play, called the LIFE AND DEATH OF KING RICHARD THE THIRD...
Página 112 - Containing the Distresses of King Henry VI. The artful acquisition of the Crown by King Richard. The murder of young King Edward V. and his Brother in the Tower. The landing of the Earl of Richmond, And the death of King Richard in the memorable battle of Bosworth Field, being the last that was fought between the Houses of York and Lancaster ; with many other true Historical Passages.
Página 124 - Why shrinks the soul Back on herself, and startles at destruction ? 'Tis the divinity that stirs within us; 'Tis Heaven itself that points out an hereafter, And intimates eternity to man.
Página 32 - To the Sovereign of Heaven— to the mother of the Eternal World— to the Polar Star of Spain— to the Comforter of all Spain — to the faithful Protectress of the Spanish Nation — to the...
Página 113 - Mr. Puttenham ; Lord Mayor, Mr. Dunstall ; The Queen, Mrs. Steel ; Duchess of York, Mrs. Yates ; And the part of Lady Anne By Mrs. GIFFARD. With Entertainments of Dancing, By Mons. Fromet, Madam Duvalt, And the two Masters and Miss Granier. To which will be added, A Ballad Opera of One Act, called THE VIRGIN UNMASK'D.
Página 210 - Milan ; the price she demanded was 15001. sterling per annum, beside a house and carriage ; nor would she take less. She was remonstrated with on the unreasonableness of so enormous a salary ; and to induce her to make some abatement, they assured her that a field-marshal had no more. " If that be the case," said she, " I would advise all her majesty's fieldmarshals to sing.

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