The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 129 pages of information about The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet.
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Start of eBook1
A READABLE BLUEBOOK1
HOW NOT TO DO IT1
THE STORY OF THE JOINT SELECT COMMITTEE3
WHY THE MANAGERS LOVE THE CENSORSHIP3
A TWO GUINEA INSURANCE POLICY5
WHY THE GOVERNMENT INTERFERED6
THE PEERS ON THE JOINT SELECT COMMITTEE7
THE COMMITTEE’S ATTITUDE TOWARD THE THEATRE7
A BAD BEGINNING7
A COMIC INTERLUDE8
AN ANTI-SHAVIAN PANIC9
A RARE AND CURIOUS FIRST EDITION10
THE TIMES TO THE RESCUE10
THE COUNCIL OF TEN11
THE SENTENCE11
THE EXECUTION12
THE REJECTED STATEMENT13
PART I13
THE DEFINITION OF IMMORALITY14
WHAT TOLERATION MEANS16
THE CASE FOR TOLERATION16
THE LIMITS TO TOLERATION17
THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LAW AND CENSORSHIP19
WHY THE LORD CHAMBERLAIN?21
THE DIPLOMATIC OBJECTION TO THE LORD CHAMBERLAIN22
THE OBJECTION OF COURT ETIQUET23
WHY NOT AN ENLIGHTENED CENSORSHIP?23
THE WEAKNESS OF THE LORD CHAMBERLAIN’S DEPARTMENT25
AN ENLIGHTENED CENSORSHIP STILL WORSE THAN THE LORD CHAMBERLAIN’S26
THE PRACTICAL IMPOSSIBILITIES OF CENSORSHIP28
THE ARBITRATION PROPOSAL29
THE REJECTED STATEMENT:  PART TWO30
THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN LICENSING AND CENSORSHIP30
PROSTITUTION AND DRINK IN THEATRES31
WHY THE MANAGERS DREAD LOCAL CONTROL32
DESIRABLE LIMITATIONS OF LOCAL CONTROL33
SUMMARY35
PREFACE RESUMED36
ELIZA AND HER BATH38
A KING’S PROCTOR38
COUNSEL’S OPINION39
WANTED:  A NEW MAGNA CHARTA40
PROPOSED:  A NEW STAR CHAMBER40
POSSIBILITIES OF THE PROPOSAL42
STAR CHAMBER SENTIMENTALITY43
ANYTHING FOR A QUIET LIFE45
SHALL THE EXAMINER OF PLAYS STARVE?46
LORD GORELL’S AWAKENING47
JUDGES:  THEIR PROFESSIONAL LIMITATIONS47
CONCLUSION48
THE SHEWING-UP OF BLANCO POSNET49
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