Booth, Barton

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Epithet: actor and dramatist

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000302.0x0003e4

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referencedIn (V. ff. 248). 1730-1731.Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke: Warrants to, as Solicitor and Attorney General: 1720-1733.Sir Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford; Prime Minister: Warrants signed by, as Chancellor of the Exchequer: 1721-1733.George II of ..., 1730-1731 British Library
referencedIn AUTOGRAPH Letters, most of them addressed to the Duke of Newcastle; 1714-1761. 1. Sir Samuel Garth [ob. 1719], to the Duke of Newcastle; n.d. (six letters). ff. 1-12. 2. Sir Richard Steele to the same; 14 Dec. 1714-3 Mar. 172¾ (twelve letters). ff. 1..., 1714-1761 British Library
referencedIn THEATRICAL COLLECTION by James Winston, manager of Drury Lane Theatre (d. 1849), containing (1) Extracts from the Theatrical Papers of Vice-Chamberlain Thomas Coke [of Melbourne, co. Derby], early 18th cent. f. 2; (2) Lease of Drury Lane Theatre, 179..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. i + 214). (a) Papers relating to the "European Magazine," with details respecting the Handel Commemoration, 1784-1787. ff. 59 b-100; (b) Facsimile of Milton's assignment of "Paradise Lost" to S. Symons, 1667. The original is Add. MS. 1886... British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL. letters, etc., chiefly of, or relating to, composers, musicians, and singers; 1578-1860 1. Writ of precipe to the Sheriff of Norfolk for the observance by Sir Thomas Gresham and Anne, his wife, of an agreement with John Weld relative to a m..., 1578-1860 British Library
referencedIn COVENANT of Sir R. Steele with R. Wilkes, B. Booth, and C. Cibber, relative to the division of profits from Drury Lane Theatre; 1721. With signatures and seals., 1721 British Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn The life of Edmund Kean : from published and original sources, extra-illustrated Houghton Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL LETTERS of sovereigns and noblemen, actors, artists, and authors; arranged in each class, according to the nationalities of the writers, under the beads of England, Flanders, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and th..., 16th century-19th century British Library
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associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Hawkins, Frederick William, 1849-1900 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Scotland, United Kingdom
Portland, Dorset
Sark, Channel Islands
Stapleford, Cambridgeshire
Winchester, Hampshire


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Active 1860



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