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Barrett, Wilson [real name William Henry Barrett]locked

(1846–1904)
  • Victor Emeljanow

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Barrett, Wilson [real name William Henry Barrett] (1846–1904), actor and playwright, was born on 18 February 1846 at Manor House Farm, Chelmsford, Essex, the second child and eldest son of George Barrett, a farmer, and his wife, Charlotte Mary, née Wood. The failure of his father as a farmer drove the family in 1857 to ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)