Matthews, James Brander

   Litt.D., D.C.L., etc.
(b. 1852)
   American critic, etc. French Dramatists of the Nineteenth Century, Introduction to the Study of American Literature, Aspects of Fiction, His Father's Son, etc.

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  • Matthews —   [ mæθjuːz],    1) James Brander, amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Theaterwissenschaftler, * New Orleans (La.) 21. 2. 1852, ✝ New York 31. 3. 1929; schrieb Theaterstücke, Essays zum Theater und Theaterkritiken u. a. für die »New York Times«. Er …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Brander Matthews — Infobox Writer name = James Brander Matthews imagesize = caption = Matthews in middle age pseudonym = birthname = birthdate = Birth date|1852|2|21 birthplace = New Orleans, USA death date = Death date|1929|3|31 deathplace = New York City, USA… …   Wikipedia

  • Matthews, Brander — (1852 1929)    Born in New Orleans, the son of wealthy parents, James Brander Matthews moved to New York and attended Columbia University. He began law school in 1871, but when his family s fortunes collapsed, he took a job writing for The Nation …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Matthews — biographical name (James) Brander 1852 1929 American educator & author …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Matthews — /math yoohz/, n. 1. (James) Brander /bran deuhr/, 1852 1929, U.S. writer and educator. 2. Sir Stanley, born 1915, British soccer player. * * * …   Universalium

  • Matthews — /math yoohz/, n. 1. (James) Brander /bran deuhr/, 1852 1929, U.S. writer and educator. 2. Sir Stanley, born 1915, British soccer player …   Useful english dictionary

  • James Matthews — may refer to:*Brander Matthews an American writer *Jim Matthews a US Politician *James Tilly Matthews a British merchant *James M. Matthews an American academic *Jimmy Matthews (1884 1943), Australian cricketer *James Matthews (1876 1963), an… …   Wikipedia

  • Matthews (surname) — This page lists notable people with the surname (that is, family name) Matthews. For a list of notable people with the surname Matthew (without s), see Matthew (surname). For a list of notable people with the surname Mathews (with only one t ),… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles James Mathews — (26 December 1803 – 24 June 1878) was a British actor. He was one of the few British actors to be successful in French speaking roles in France. A son of the actor Charles Mathews, he achieved a greater reputation than his father in the same… …   Wikipedia

  • List of St. Anthony Hall members — Founders of Alpha Chapter of St. Anthony Hall (Columbia College + N.Y.U.), January 17, 1847= According to the 20th edition (1991) of Baird s Manual of American College Fraternities ISBN 0 9637159 0 9, two founding members are cited: * Edward… …   Wikipedia

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