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Title Antony and Cleopatra
Document Type Reading Copy
Reference Ant 2
Primary Association Glyn, Isabella
Associated Names Phelps, Samuel
Publication Date 1854
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1855
Description Reading copy for Isabella Glyn, who played Cleopatra for Phelps in 1849 and who also gave Shakespearean readings. Contains cuts, but no production notes.
Genre History; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Isabella Glyn - Cleopatra
Content Keywords power, soldier, war, love, greed, guilt, duty, royalty
Context Keywords classical history, character, script, actor
Visual Content Contains a photograph of Isabella Glyn.
Edition Works, Vol VII
Shattuck Code A&C 6
Play Antony and Cleopatra
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 and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.