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(Biography) Harley. 1877–1946, English dramatist, theatre director, and critic, noted particularly for his Prefaces to Shakespeare (1927–47)


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Harley, 1877–1946, English playwright, actor, and critic.
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Noun1.Granville-Barker - English actor and dramatist and critic and director noted for his productions of Shakespearean plays (1877-1946)
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One of the masters of the well-made play was the multitalented Harley Granville-Barker (1877-1946), playwright, actor, producer, director, and Shakespearean scholar.
Even a critic such as Harley Granville-Barker, who was very much concerned with how to perform the plays, generally had little recourse either to their stage history, or to contemporary productions.