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Dion Boucicault
See biography, indexes. An Irish actor and playwright famed for his melodramas.


  • London Assurance (1841)
  • The Bastile [sic] (1842)
  • Old Heads and Young Hearts (1844)
  • The School for Scheming (1847)
  • Confidence (1848)
  • The Knight Arva (1848)
  • The Corsican Brothers (1852)
  • The Vampire (1852)
  • Louis XI (1855)
  • The Poor of New York (1857)
  • The Octoroon or Life in Louisiana (1859)
  • The Colleen Bawn or The Brides of Garryowen (1860)
  • Arrah-na-Pogue (1864)
  • Rip van Winkle or The Sleep of Twenty Years (1866)
  • After Dark: A Tale of London Life (1868)
  • The Shaughraun (1874)
  • The Jilt (1885)

Works about Boucicault

  • Dion Boucicault article in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature
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