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Foreign Dialects: A Manual for Actors, Directors, and Writers,.

Lewis Herman

Foreign Dialects: A Manual for Actors, Directors, and Writers,.

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ISBN 100758131496
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This standard text, now in paperback for the first time-- the companion volume to Foreign Dialects--American Directors offers representative dialects of every major section of the United States.

In each case, a general description and history of the dialect is given, followed by an analysis of vowel and consonant peculiarities, of its individual lilt and rhythm, and of its grammar by: 3. Foreign dialects: a manual for actors, directors, and writers. [Lewis Herman; Marguerite Shalett Herman] -- Foreign Dialects contains an extensive repertoire of dialects which will assist the actor in the preparation for the most difficult foreign roles.

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