Gentlemen And Players

Author: Joanne Harris
Editor: William Morrow Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780060559151
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For generations, privileged young men have attended St. Oswald's Grammar School for Boys, groomed for success by the likes of Roy Straitley, the eccentric Classics teacher who has been a fixture there for more than thirty years. This year, however, the wind of unwelcome change is blowing, and Straitley is finally, reluctantly, contemplating retirement. As the new term gets under way, a number of incidents befall students and faculty alike, beginning as small annoyances but soon escalating in both number and consequence. St. Oswald's is unraveling, and only Straitley stands in the way of its ruin. But he faces a formidable opponent with a bitter grudge and a master strategy that has been meticulously planned to the final, deadly move.
A Player and a Gentleman
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Amy E Hughes, Naomi J Stubbs
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-10 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Hardworking actor, playwright, and stage manager Harry Watkins (1825–94) was also a prolific diarist. For fifteen years Watkins regularly recorded the plays he saw, the roles he performed, the books he read, and his impressions of current events. Performing across the U.S., Watkins collaborated with preeminent performers and producers, recording
A Gentleman Player
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Robert Neilson Stephens
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-13 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Reproduction of the original: A Gentleman Player by Robert Neilson Stephens
The Gentleman's and London Magazine
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Robert Neilson Stephens
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1779 - Publisher:

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The Gentleman's Magazine and American Monthly Review
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Robert Neilson Stephens
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1839 - Publisher:

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Gentleman Rogue
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Matt Braun
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-30 - Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks

Old Texas would give way to new-- but not without a fight... They called it Hell's Half Acre: a violent sinkhole of dance halls and brothels, gaming dives and busthead saloons. To some citizens of Fort Worth, the only hope for Hell's Half Acre was to reform it. To others,