The Life of Mrs Jordan: Including Original Private Correspondence, and Numerous Anecdotes of her Contemporaries

The Life of Mrs Jordan: Including Original Private Correspondence, and Numerous Anecdotes of her Contemporaries

by James Boaden

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108054591
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 08/02/2012
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - British and Irish History, 19th Century
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 388
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

15. Benefits for the family of John Palmer, at Liverpool, and in London; 16. The summer theatre; 17. Season of 1800-1; 18. Decided hostilities of 1801-2; 19. Bannister's administration, or all the talents he could get; 20. The reservoirs of some use at Drury Lane; 21. The young Roscius acts Norval to great houses; 22. The classical season at Drury; 23. Domestic arrangements of Mrs Jordan; 24. Attachments of the Princes; 25. Three distinct sources of calumny; 26. Sir Jonah Barrington's allusion to a distressing event, which he declines to relate; 27. Some reflections on the explanation preceding; 28. The administration to Mrs Jordan's effects.

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