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6 edition of Sarah Bernhardt found in the catalog.

Sarah Bernhardt

a French actress on the English stage

by Aston, Elaine.

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Published by Berg, Distributed exclusively in the US and Canada by St. Martin"s Press in Oxford, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923 -- Performances -- England.,
    • Actors -- France -- Biography.,
    • Theater -- England -- London -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-169).

      StatementElaine Aston.
      SeriesBerg women"s series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2638.B5 A77 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 173 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2057869M
      ISBN 100854960198
      LC Control Number88036911

      By Robert Gottlieb Published September 21, pages “A terrific book" —NPR Everything about Sarah Bernhardt is fascinating, from her obscure birth to her glorious career—redefining the very nature of her art—to her amazing (and highly public) romantic life to her indomitable veterans-opex.com: Jewish Lives. Sarah Bernhardt (bûrn´härt, Fr. bĕrnär´), –, stage name of Rosine Bernard, French actress, veterans-opex.com At age 13 she entered the Paris Conservatory, and later attracted attention during appearances at the Odéon (–72).

      Sep 24,  · Sarah Bernhardt's Dramatic Life, Onstage And Off In Sarah, Robert Gottlieb paints an elegant and engaging portrait worthy of the legendary French veterans-opex.com biography separates fact . The French actress Sarah Bernhardt, named by her fans the “Divine Sarah,” is recognized as the first international stage star. Bernhardt played some seventy roles in one hundred and twenty-five productions in Europe, the United States, Canada, South America, Australia and the Middle East.

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