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Shakespearean scenes and characters : with descriptive notes on the plays, and the principal Shakespearean players, from Betterton to Irving / By Austin Brereton. Illustrated by thirty steel plates and ten wood engravings.

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London ; New York : Cassell, 1886.

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Illustrations.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Stage history.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Characters.

"The text which accompanies the engravings here illustrating twenty-nine of Shakespeares? plays" aims "to give, in a concise form, an account of the stage-history of each play ... and of the chief actors in them ... for a period extending over two centuries".--Pref.