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The Elizabethan stage.

Additional Title(s):


Stratford-upon-Avon : Shakespearience, [approximately 2004]
[Harrow, England] : [Heritage Models], [approximately 2004]
Physical Description:
1 model ; covers 18 x 13 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN1972.S53 E45 2004
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Roger Pattenden
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Title from back cover.
"In the open air theatres, such as the Globe and the Rose in Southwark, the stage was built out into the yard, surrounded by a circle of oak framed and thatched galleries. The audience occupied the benches in the galleries and the standing room of the yard."--Back cover.
On front cover: "All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players. As you like it."
"Handmade in England."--Back cover.
One of a series of handmade greetings cards designed by Roger Pattenden for Shakespearience. They depict typical Elizabethan buildings, and are complete with an appropriate Shakespearian quotation.
Subject Terms:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Shakespearience (Stratford-upon-Avon, England)
Theaters -- England.
Toy and movable books -- Specimens.
Toy theaters.
Cut-paper works.
Greeting cards.
Pop-up books.
Pattenden, Roger, designer.
Heritage Models (Harrow, England), manufacturer.

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