Harriet Siddons was the widow of Sarah Siddons
's youngest son, the actor-manager Henry
. While in Edinburgh, FK
met Anna Jameson
and engaged in frivolous courtships.
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Intertextuality and Influence
This book drew rather more reviewers than AR
's first effort: they liked its taste, invention, and language. The Critical Review, though laudatory in general, advised not to introduce so many caverns with such...
Performance of text
The Family Legend by JB
was staged at the Theatre Royal
, Edinburgh, by Henry Siddons
(son of the great Sarah).
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