Figure i.1.
The active audience in Covent Garden, London 5
Figure 1.1.
Detail from the frontispiece of Thomas Hobbes’s Leviathan
(1651) 40
Figure 1.2.
The interior of Drury Lane Theatre during a performance,
London 41
Figure 2.1.
The execution of Charles I before the Banqueting House 61
Figure 2.2.
Frontispiece and title page of A Memento for holland (1653) 69
Figure 2.3.
Frontispiece and title page of the tears of the indians (1656) 76
Figure 3.1.
“The Brabant Skreen,” from the London Mercury (1721) 113
Figure 5.1.
“A Grand Jamaican Ball! Or the Creolean Hop a la Muftee”
(1802) 175
Figure 5.2.
Production versus reproduction (1828) 185
Figure 5.3.
“Offended Dignity” (1830) 198
Figure 5.4.
French Set- Girls (1838) 201
Figure 5.5.
Koo, Koo or Actor- Boy (1838) 212
Figure 6.1.
Jim Crow (1835) 219
Figure 6.2.
Actor John Horatio Savigny as Oroonoko (1776) 221
Figure 6.3.
Edwin Forrest in role of Metamora 235
Figure 6.4.
Zip Coon (1834) 251
Figure 6.5.
Interior of the Bowery Theatre (1856) 253
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