Volume 1 of this first thorough biography of Ira Aldridge, African American actor, covering the first 26 years of his life and career.the Negro Tragedian, 20 which he supplemented with an interesting essay by a Swedish scholar, Gunner SjApgren, ... The benign role played by Amanda Ira Aldridge in the construction of the Marshall and Stock biography was crucial to its ... In the hours they spent together over tea in Amandaa#39;s home, Amanda very graciously answered the many questions put to her. ... 24 Stock also wanted to visit Kovatchevitch in Paris, but he did not respond to her letter requesting an interview.
|Publisher||:||University Rochester Press - 2011|