Autograph letter signed from H. Martineau to W.C. Macready [manuscript], 19th century Tuesday morning.

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Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876,. Autograph letter signed from H. Martineau to W.C. Macready [manuscript], 19th century Tuesday morning.

Autograph letter signed from H. Martineau to W.C. Macready [manuscript], 19th century Tuesday morning.

Praises Macready's Hamlet and Brutus. Advises him not to go to America because the prejudices against his profession are excessive and the theatre will never flourish there.

2 leaves ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616

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William Shakespeare was likely born April, 23, 1564; he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon on April 26, 1564. He grew up, had a family, and bought property in Stratford while working in London, the center of English theater. As an actor, a playwright, and a partner in a leading acting company, he became both prosperous and well-known. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. John was a leatherworker and involved in local politics, first becoming an alderman and eventually a town bailiff. ...

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