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Fanny, the American Kemble

Fanny Kemble

Fanny, the American Kemble

her journals and unpublished letters.

by Fanny Kemble

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Published by [South Pass Press] in Tallahassee .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited with annotations by Fanny Kemble Wister.
    ContributionsStokes, Frances K. (Wister)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2598.K4 A25 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5299556M
    LC Control Number72080474

    Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble - Jane Seymour stars in this historical drama as Fanny Kemble, a celebrated British actress, poet and musician of the 19th century. On a theatrical tour of the United States, Kemble falls in love with Pierce Butler (Keith Carradine), a wealthy American lawyer. Little does Fanny realize that marrying Pierce will lead to the fight of her life . Ms. Clinton talked about her biography [Fanny Kemble's Civil Wars: The Story of America's Most Unlikely Abolitionist], published by Simon and Schuster. The British stage star became a .   She also edited "Fanny, the American Kemble," from the journals of her great-grandmother, Fanny Kemble, the Shakespearean actress and abolitionist. Mrs. Stokes was the author of "That I May Tell.


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