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Story of the Memorial Fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-Upon-Avon

by L. Clarke Davis

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9637797M
    ISBN 100766142388
    ISBN 109780766142381

    Search result for clarke-davis-lucius: The Story of the Memorial Fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-Upon-Avon (), The Story of the Memorial Foundation to Shakspeare at Stratford-Upon-Avon; Also Accounts of the Herbert and Cowper Window, Westminster Abbey; The Milton Window, St. Margaret's Church, Westminster; And the Bishops Andrewes and Ken Reredos, . Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company, by England) Shakespeare Memorial (Stratford-upon-Avon (Book) Directions by indirections: John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company by Michael L Greenwald (Book).

    After much debate it was decided that the most suitable grand memorial in the town should be a theatre, leading to the opening of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in However this didn’t prevent a number of other memorials including the American Fountain in The story of the Gower memorial is long and complicated. The Shakespeare funerary monument is a memorial to William Shakespeare located inside Holy Trinity Church at Stratford-upon-Avon, the church in which Shakespeare was baptised and where he was buried in the chancel two days after his death.. The monument, carved in pale blue limestone by Gerard Johnson, is mounted on the north wall of the features a demi-figure of the poet holding a.

    Shakespeare Memorial Theatre (Stratford-upon-Avon, England) Filed under: Royal Shakespeare Theatre (Stratford-upon-Avon, England) The Shakespeare revival and the Stratford-upon-Avon movement, (London, G. Allen & sons, ), by Reginald R. Buckley and Mary Neal (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). Standing prominently in the Market Square of Stratford-upon-Avon, is a remarkable piece of masonry - the American r you are wandering into the town from the railway station, or even just passing through by car or bus, the edifice is practically impossible to miss, and it is certainly worth stopping to take a closer look.


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Margaret's Church, Westminster; And the Bishops Andrewes and Ken Reredos, St. Thomas's at. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Story of the Memorial Fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-Upon-Avon at   A detailed story of the 'Memorial Fountain to Shakespeare', edited by L Clarke Davis, including transcripts of newspaper articles, was published in The memorial has since also been referred to as The American Fountain, or The Shakespeare Memorial Fountain.

In a committee was created in Stratford-upon-Avon to erect a memorial to Shakespeare. This originally comprised a theatre building, to be sited on land donated by the bank of the Avon within sight of the church where Shakespeare was buried.

A statue was also created inthe work of. The story of the memorial fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-upon-Avon Also accounts of the Herbert and Cowper window, Westminster abbey; the Milton window, St.

Margaret's church, Westminster; and the bishops Andrewes and Ken Reredos, St. Thomas's church, Winchester, England--gifts of Geo. Childs. Shakespeare Memorial Fountain Stock Photos and Images (51) Page 1 of 1. Shakespeare Memorial fountain also known as the American fountain and clock tower on Rother Street, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, UK.

Get this from a library. The story of the Memorial Foundation to Shakspeare at Stratford-upon-Avon: also accounts of the Herbert and Cowper window, Westminster abbey; the Milton window, St.

Margaret's Church, Westminster; and the Bishops Andrewes and Ken Reredos, St. Thomas's Church, Winchester, England - gifts of Geo. Childs. [Lucius Clarke Davis]. In Ira Aldridge was one of 33 theatre professionals and notable people who were honoured with chair plaques at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon.

After the original theatre burned down in there was a huge fundraising effort. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections. The American fountain.

In recent weeks I’ve written several times of Stratford-upon-Avon’s links with America, and how Shakespeare supplies shared cultural values in spite of political differences. The American Fountain is a favourite focal point in the town’s marketplace, and its creation brought together an unlikely mixture of people.

This article explains more about the process by which the dress was found and is being conserved. Tracy is currently promoting her book with a series of talks, including one in Stratford-upon-Avon for the Literary Festival, on 29 April at s of her other talks are on her website.

A new online resource about Elizabeth 1 has been recently launched by The National Archives, also. 8 March A new building on the site of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford has been proposed The Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, before it was destroyed,   What an extraordinary monument this is.

It’s a Victorian drinking fountain of the size and dimensions of a medieval market cross elsewhere. Erected in it was the gift of a Philadelphian philanthropist George Childs to the town of Stratford-upon-Avon and celebrates a love of Shakespeare from across the Atlantic containing quotes from Timon of Athens and Henry VIII TripAdvisor reviews.

The old mulberry tree at Hall's Croft marks the boundary between the old town and the "new" borough of Stratford-upon-Avon; photo Andrew Lawson, images courtesy Shakespeare's Gardens by Jackie. The story of the memorial fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-upon-Avon: also [other] gifts of Geo.

W. Childs / edited by Davis. Cambridge [U.S.A.]: printed at .The story of the memorial fountain to Shakespeare at Stratford-upon-Avon Also accounts of the Herbert "Privately printed." Compiled from English and American periodicals. Also available in digital form.

Contributor: Davis, Lucius Clarke Date: The Shakespeare Memorial was completed in the s, but the idea was first proposed in Artist John Sartain, who was a member of the Fairmount Park Art Association (now the Association for Public Art), approached the organization with an interest in raising funds for a monument to Shakespeare through public and private subscription.