The New York concert saloon : the devil's own nights /

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Main Author: McNamara, Brooks.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series:Cambridge studies in American theatre and drama ; 14
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Table of Contents:
  • List of illustrations
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Prologue: sources of the concert saloon and its shows
  • 1. Where the devil's work is done: New York City concert saloons during the Civil War era
  • 2. Changes in direction: the concert saloon after the war
  • 3. Concert-saloon acts
  • 4. Concert saloons: spaces and equipment
  • 5. Employees and patrons of the concert saloon
  • 6. Related forms
  • Epilogue
  • Appendices
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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