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Author Rodger, Gillian M., author.

Title Just one of the boys : female-to-male cross-dressing on the American variety stage / Gillian M. Rodger.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2018]

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Description 1 online resource.
Series Music in American Life Ser.
Music in American Life Ser.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1 Female Hamlets and Romeos: Cross-Dressing Actresses in Nineteenth-Century Theater; 2 The First Generation of Performers, 1868รข#x80;#x93;1880: Annie Hindle and Ella Wesner; 3 Increasing Competition during the 1870s: Augusta Lamareaux and Blanche Selwyn; 4 The Second Generation of Performers: Maggie Weston and Minnie Hall; 5 Ella Wesner and English Male Impersonation; 6 Changing Performance Contexts and Management Styles in the 1880s; 7 Male Impersonation in the 1880s and 1890s: Annie Hindle and Ella Wesner.
8 English Male Impersonation in America: Changing Aesthetics, Changing Performance Style9 Male Impersonation in the New Century; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Photographs.
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Subject Revues -- United States -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Male impersonators -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Rodger, Gillian M. Just one of the boys. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2018] 9780252041518 (DLC) 2017026731
ISBN 9780252050169 (electronic bk.)
0252050169 (electronic bk.)
9780252041518 (hardcover ; alk. paper)