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The beau of Bath, and other one-act plays of eighteenth century life

by Constance D"Arcy Mackay

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Published by H. Holt and company. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Constance D"Arcy Mackay ... illustrated from portraits.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A2479 B4 1915
The Physical Object
Paginationiii p., 3 l., 3-90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6579751M
LC Control Number15019091
OCLC/WorldCa33099830

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Bath is the largest city in the county of Somerset, England, known for and named after its Roman-built , the population Bath is in the valley of the River Avon, 97 miles ( km) west of London and 11 miles (18 km) southeast of city became a World Heritage site in Country: England. The collection includes nineteen volumes in the series Classic Tales by Famous Authors, a first edition of Adventures in Journalism written by Philip Gibbs (Harper & Brothers, New York, ), a first edition of The Beau of Bath and Other One-act Plays of Eighteenth Century Life by Constance D’Arcy Mackay (Henry Holt and Company, New York, ) and other .

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The first great star (indeed, the very first person of whom the word ‘star’ was used in a theatrical context) was David Garrick, who emerged from provincial obscurity to become the brightest talent on the London stage.

Barbeau. With a Preface by Austin Dobson. (William Heine- mann. 12s. net.)—It is a little curious to have the history of Bath told us by a foreigner, and more than a little curious to find it told in such a completely English manner that but for the name on the title-page, and the recognition of his nationality in Mr.

Austin Dobson's genial preface, we should never have. Beau Nash book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Based on the life of Beau Nash.3/5. The beau of Bath, and other one-act plays of eighteenth century life by Constance D'Arcy Mackay 1 edition - first published in A characteristic feature of fashionable life in 18th century Bath was that it was lived in public.

This was a deliberate policy, initiated by Beau Nash, who created a daily routine for visitors. Jenny describes this: O, the charming parties made. Some to walk the South Parade, Some to Lincomb’s shady groves, Or to Simpson’s proud alcoves. This book is an anthology of daily life in the Georgian spa town of Bath.

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Full text of "Life & letters at Bath in the 18th century" See other formats. The play is set in 18th-century Bath, a town that was legendary for conspicuous consumption and fashion at the time. Wealthy, fashionable people went there to "take the waters", which were believed to have healing properties.

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