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Author Vey, Shauna A., author

Title Childhood and nineteenth-century American theatre : the work of the Marsh Troupe of juvenile actors / Shauna Vey
Published Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Theater in the Americas
Theater in the Americas.
Summary "This study of the daily work lives of five members of the Marsh Troupe, a nineteenth-century professional acting company composed primarily of children, sheds light on the construction of idealized childhood inside and outside the American theatre"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Marsh Troupe of Juvenile Comedians (Theater group : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Child actors -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Theater -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0809334399 (electronic bk)
9780809334391 (electronic bk)