Source: Boris Uxkull, extract from diary entry for 1-25 March 1814 , reproduced in Detlev von Uexküll (trans. Joel Carmichael), Arms and the Woman: The Diaries of Baron Boris Uxkull 1812-1819… 450 more words
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Both of our headliners today have reputations as notable Shakespeareans.
Ralph Fiennes is turning 54 today. He began his acting career in the 1980s with the Royal Shakespeare Company, playing roles such as Romeo in… 1,130 more words
Source: Henry Crabb Robinson, diary entry for 13 June 1850, in Thomas Sadler (ed.), Diary, Reminiscences, and Correspondence of Henry Crabb Robinson (London: Macmillan, 1869), vol. 197 more words