The Life of Mrs Jordan PDF/EPUB ↠ The Life eBook
- 394 pages
- The Life of Mrs Jordan
- James Boaden
- 06 October 2014 James Boaden
❰Reading❯ ➾ The Life of Mrs Jordan Author James Boaden – Capitalsoftworks.co.uk The actress Dorothy Jordan 1761 1816 contemporary of Sarah Siddons was born in London one of nine children Her reputation as the greatest comic actress of her time was secured upon joining Sheridan's The actress Dorothy of Mrs PDF º Jordan contemporary of Sarah Siddons was born in London one of nine children Her reputation as the greatest comic actress of her time was secured upon joining Sheridan's The Life eBook Ê company at Drury Lane in Remembered particularly for cross dressing roles such as Rosalind in As You Like It and Viola in Twelfth Night she brought great charm and spontaneity to her interpretations Her life off stage was eually colourful and she was for over twenty years the lover of William Duke of Clarence with whom she had ten children This two volume biography first published in was written by her friend James Boaden a playwright who later turned to theatrical biography In it he relates the extraordinary and poignant story of her life from acclaim to obscurity Volume covers events up to including her establishment at Drury Lane and her liaison with Clarence.