Dion Boucicault

Dion Boucicault

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot, commonly known as Dion Boucicault, was an Irish actor and playwright famed for his melodramas. By the later part of the 19th century, Boucicault had become known on both sides of the Atlantic as one of the most successful actor-playwright-managers then in the English-speaking theatre. The New York Times heralded him in his obituary as "the most conspicuous English dramatist of the 19th century." Dionysius Lardner Boursiquot was born and educated in Dublin where he lived on Gardiner Street. His mother was Anne Darley, sister of the poet and mathematician George Darley, thus there were literary aptitudes on his mother's sideshow more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134918008
  • 9786134918008