Addison, Henry Robert

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Epithet: JP, writer and editor

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Epithet: Captain writer of plays

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referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXLVI (ff. 1156). March-April 1848, except artt. 5-9 (March 1849). (1) Alterations to 'The Yew Tree Ruins' ('The Yew Tree Ruins or the Wreck, the Miser and the Murderer'), by J. T. Haines. ff. 2-14. (2) 'Never travel du... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LX (ff. 823). Oct.-Dec. 1833. (1) 'Prince Lee Boo!', by W. B. Bernard. ff. 1-69. (2) Song, 'The Old English Gentleman', for W. Farren's Benefit. f. 70. (3) 'The Deserted Village', by F. F. Cooper. ff. 71-129 b. (4) 'Hid... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXXI (ff. 953). May-Aug. 1846 (see also 42996, art. 25). (1) 'Stradella', by A. Bunn. ff. 3-37 b. (2) 'The Shipwrecked Mother or the Vow of Silence!' ('Madaline or the Victim of Crime'), by T. Mildenhall, Act 1. ff. 38... British Library
creatorOf '117 Arundel Street, Strand' (altered from 'Batchelors lodgings' (sic) and 'Honi soit qui mal y pense'), comedietta in one act by H. R. Addison. Licence sent 20 March 1860 for performance at the Lyceum. Numerous cuts and amendments made in ink. T... British Library
creatorOf 'The Abbé Vaudreuil and the court of Louis 15th, or, 1860 to 1754', drama in one act by H. R. Addison. Licence sent 15 March 1860 for performance at the Lyceum. Described on cover as “a most original sketch”. Keywords: French influence and settin... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCI ( ff. 300 ). 1 Jan. 1839 -27 Dec. 1843.includes:f. 1 Edmund Carrington, contributor to the magazine 'Bentley's Miscellany': Receipted accompt with R. Bentley: 1839.: Signed.ff. 2, 12 (signed) Arthur Crookshank, alias 'Tristram Merrythou... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS AUTOGRAPH LETTERS, chiefly of British actors, dramatists, authors, musicians, etc., addressed mainly to Morris Barnett, actor and dramatist (b. 1800, d. 1856), and to Wellington Guernsey, song-writer and composer (b. 1817, d. 1885); 182..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXII (ff. 806). April-May 1836. (1) 'Thérésina ou l'Héroine d'Andalousie' altered from 'Judith et Holopherne', by M. E. G. M. Théaulon de Lambert, T. Nézel and A. J. Overnay. French. Printed (1834). ff. 2-20 b. (2) 'Le... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LVIII (ff. 740). May-July 1833. (1) 'The Prescription or a Cure for Hysterics'. ff. 1-45. (2) 'The Mummy', by W. B. Bernard. ff. 46-65. (3) 'Paddy Carey or the Boy of Clogheen', by W. G. T. Power. ff. 66-78 b. (4) 'Fiel... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXV (ff. 962). Jan.-March 1835. (1) 'A New Farce' ('A New Farce or a Scene of Confusion'), by J. B. Buckstone. ff. 2-32. (2) 'The Bottle of Champagne'. ff. 33-59. (3) 'Une Mère', by J. F. A. Bayard. French. Printed (183... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLXV (ff. 910). July-Oct. 1850. (1) 'The Musician's Daughter or the Lovers of Heidelburg', by J. Courtney. ff. 2-29. (2) ['L'Ebrea' al. 'The Jewess'], by P. Giannone. Italian, with English translation. Printed [1850]. f... British Library
creatorOf 'What! No cab?!!', a ‘striking sketch’ in one act by Capt. H. R. Addison. Licence sent 5 August 1853 for performance at the Adelphi 8 August 1853. Request for licence written and signed by Benjamin Webster. Keywords: literature and literary refer... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXIV (ff. 766). Sept.-Dec. 1834. (1) 'My Wife's Bed Room' ('Bed and Board'). ff. 1-15 b. (2) 'The Warden of Galway', by the Rev. E. Groves. ff. 16-85 b. (3) 'The Sylph' ('The Kitchen Sylph'), by J. B. Buckstone. ff. 86-... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLA1N'S PLAYS. Vol. CXLV111 (ff. 1144). May-June 1848. (1) 'A Fairy Tale'. ff. 2-34. (2) 'The Lords of Ellingham', by H. Spicer. Printed (1843). ff. 35-76b. (3) 'The Daughter (al. Child) of the Regiment' altered from 'La Fille du Régiment'... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXVI (ff. 968). March-June 1835. (1) 'Confusion worse Confounded' ('Patrician and Parvenu or Confusion worse Confounded'), by J. Poole. ff. 1-69 b. (2) 'Théobald ou le Retour de Russie', by A. E. Scribe and A. F. Varner... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol CXXXIX (ff. 1074). April-May 1847 (see also 42967, art. 33). (1) 'The Farmer Emigrant or the Blessings of Peace'. ff. 2-38. (2) 'I Due Foscari' al. 'The Two Foscari', by F. M. Piave. Italian, with English translation. Pr... British Library
creatorOf 'What! No cab?!!', a ‘striking sketch’ in one act by Capt. H. R. Addison. Licence sent 5 August 1853 for performance at the Adelphi 8 August 1853. Request for licence written and signed by Benjamin Webster. Keywords: literature and literary refer... British Library
creatorOf 'Rosalia, a tale of Algiers', drama in one act, possibly by H. R. Addison. Licence sent 2 November 1860 for performance at the Lyceum. "By the author of Abraham Parker", written on front cover. Contains words for songs. Keywords: orphans, Algier... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LIX (ff. 702). July-Oct. 1833. (1) 'The Badge of Burgundy or a Citizen's Revenge'. ff. 1-35 b. (2) 'The Court Masque or Richmond in the Olden Time', by J. R. Planché. ff. 36-63 b. (3) 'Jessie the Flower of Dunblane or w... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXI (ff. 866). Feb.-April 1836 (see also 42940, art. 25). (1) 'Music Mad' ('Widow Wiggins'), by J. B. Buckstone. ff. 15-17 and songs on ff. 10 b, 13 are autograph. ff. 2-I7. (2) Monologue, 'Webster's Wallet of Whims an... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLIV (ff. 960). April-May 1849. (1) 'Alhamar the Moor or the Brother of Valencia' altered from 'Cavagal or the Brother of Valencia', by E. Fitzball, Act 1 (Acts 2 and 3 form 43017, art. 27). ff. 2-14b. (2) 'The Heart of... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. VOL. CXLI (ff. 1130). June-Sept. 1847. (1) 'The Round of Intrigue or which is the Right One?', by J. Clarance. ff. 2-64. (2) 'From Nine till Ten!!!' ('The Ninth Hour'), by H. R. Addison. ff. 65-104. (3) 'Settling Accounts wi... British Library
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