The Chimney Corner

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The Chimney Corner is a domestic drama by Henry Thornton Craven (1818–1905)[1]

Also found as The Chimney Corner, or A True Story

The original text

The Chimney Corner was first performed at the Olympic Theatre, London, on 21 February 1861.

Based on My Lady of the Chimney Corner: A Story of Love and Poverty in Irish Peasant Life by Alexander Irvine (???)

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

Performed as The Chimney Corner, or A True Story


Facsimile version of the De Witt edition of the play text, HathiTrust Digital Library[2]

F.C.L. Bosman. 1980. Drama en Toneel in Suid-Afrika, Deel II, 1856-1912. Pretoria: J.L. van Schaik: pp.

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