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Victorian popular culture [electronic resource].

Other Title:
Music hall, theatre, & popular entertainment.
Publication:
Marlborough, Eng. : Adam Matthew Digital, [2008?]-
Format/Description:
Website/Database
1 online resource
Subjects:
Popular culture -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Mesmerism -- History -- 19th century.
Spiritualism -- History -- 19th century.
Magic -- History -- 19th century.
Circus -- History -- 19th century.
Theater -- History -- 19th century.
Circus.
Magic.
Mesmerism.
Popular culture.
Spiritualism.
Theater.
Europe.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic reference sources.
History.
Summary:
An essential resource for the study of popular entertainment in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Consists of four components: Spiritualism, Sensation and Magic; Circuses, Sideshows and Freaks; Music Hall, Theatre and Popular Entertainment; and Moving pictures, optical entertainments & the advent of cinema. Includes full-text, full-color reproductions of books, ephemera, handbills, pamphlets, photos, posters, programs, scripts, and other types of materials. Coverage is most extensive for Great Britain; but there is also a fair range of materials for the U.S.A.
Contents:
Spritualism, sensation and magic
Circuses, sideshows and freaks
Music hall, theatre, & popular entertainment
Moving pictures, optical entertainments & the advent of cinema.
Notes:
Title from home page, viewed Apr. 12, 2008.
Contributor:
Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
Contains:
Spritualism, sensation and magic.
Circuses, sideshows and freaks.
Music hall, theatre, & popular entertainment.
Moving pictures, optical entertainments & the advent of cinema.
OCLC:
222763099
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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