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Title Autograph letter signed from William Montagu, Duke of Manchester, London, to Charles John Kean, 1859 April 12
Document Type Autograph; Manuscript; Letters
Reference Y.c.1936
Case Study HenV6
Publication Date 12 Apr 1859
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 11 Apr 1859
Description A letter from the Duke of Manchester to Mr Kean to say how much he and his son enjoyed his production of Henry V at Princess' Theatre. Manchester sends a "noble" of Henry V, a coin dug up at Kimbalton, as a token of his enjoyment.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, power, class, war, duty, love, death, politics
Context Keywords cast, character, stage manager
Play Henry V
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue.