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Shakespeare"s Histories and poems

William Shakespeare

Shakespeare"s Histories and poems

with prefactory notes by D. C. R Browning.

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEveryman"s Library -- no.154
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Open LibraryOL14843361M

Tragedies, comedies and histories List of Shakespeare's plays by genre. The groups below are the classification of Shakespeare’s plays according to the First Folio, a collection of 36 of Shakespeare's plays published in by his colleagues. Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays and over short and long poems, many of which are considered to be the finest ever written in English. His works have been translated into every major living language, and some others besides (the Folger's holdings include translations in Esperanto and Klingon), and nearly years after his death, they continue to be performed around the world.

Buy Mr. William Shakespeare's comedies, histories, tragedies & poems by William Shakespeare, Richard Grant White online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - . William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - The poems: Shakespeare seems to have wanted to be a poet as much as he sought to succeed in the theatre. His plays are wonderfully and poetically written, often in blank verse. And when he experienced a pause in his theatrical career about –94, the plague having closed down much theatrical activity, he wrote poems.

Shakespeare's Library: a Collection of the Plays, Romances, Novels, Poems, and Histories Employed by Shakespeare in the Composition of His Works, Page, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. I mean, we only know of like four books he read in his adult life. (That's facetious; we know he read published plays like Famous Victories and King Leir, and poems like Marlowe's Hero and Leander. He probably read King James's Oprah’s List book o.


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Shakespeare"s Histories and poems by William Shakespeare Download PDF EPUB FB2

His surviving works consist of 38 plays, sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. His plays have been William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April ) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist/5.

William Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies is a collection of plays by William Shakespeare, published incommonly referred to by modern scholars as the First Folio.

It is considered one of the most influential books ever published. Printed in folio format and containing 36 plays (see list of Shakespeare's plays), it was prepared by Shakespeare's colleagues John Heminges Author: William Shakespeare.

The Histories and Poems of Shakespeare on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. AA; pages;The Modern Library (date unknown);5 x 7 inches/5(2). The Complete Works of William Shakespeare - The Histories and Poems - Volume II by William Shakespeare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Histories and Poems of Shakespeare and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Learn more. Share. Buy New. $ $ + $ shipping Usually ships within 6 to 10 days. Available as a Kindle eBook. Kindle eBooks can be read on any device with the free Kindle app/5(2). William Shakespeare (), considered the greatest English-speaking writer in history and England’s national poet, has had more theatrical works performed than any other playwright.

OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: The histories. Description: pages, 12 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 20 cm.

Contents: The life and death of King John --The tragedy of King Richard II --The first part of King Henry IV --The second part of King Henry IV --The life of King Henry V --The first part of King Henry VI --The second part of King Henry VI --The third part of.

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William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, Tragedies & Poems Volume 2 | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. The Shakespeare histories share a number of things in common. First, most are set in times of medieval English history. The Shakespeare histories dramatize the Hundred Years War with France, giving us the Henry Tetralogy, "Richard II," "Richard III," and "King John"—many of which feature the same characters at different : Lee Jamieson.

poems, and several other poems. His plays have been translated into every major living language and are performed more often than those of any other playwright.

Shakespeare was born and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon. At the age of 18, he married Anne Hathaway, with whom he had three children: Susanna, and twins Hamnet and Judith.

It is not always easy to categorically say whether a William Shakespeare play is a tragedy, comedy, or history, because Shakespeare blurred the boundaries between these genres, especially as his work developed more complexity in themes and character those are the categories into which the First Folio (the first collection of his works, published in ; he died in ) was Author: Lee Jamieson.

Histories and Poems of William Shakespeare This Modern Library edition presents all ten histories--each complete and unabridged--in the Shakespearean canon, along with notes and glossary. Here are:King JohnRichard IIHenry IV, Part IHenry IV, Part IIHenry VHenry VI, Part IHenry VI, Part IIHenry VI, Part IIIRichard IIIHenry Brand: Start Publishing LLC.

Histories and Poems by Shakespeare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   "The book seems to me to be indispensable to the serious student of Shakespeare's Sonnets, as well as being a repository of relevant information and sound critical sense for 'the common reader' who wants to deepen his understanding and enjoyment of these remarkable—and often baffling—poems."—L.

Knights (on an earlier edition)/5(23). This list breaks down Shakespeare’s plays by type. You’ll also get a brief summary of each play by Shakespeare, if you need help remembering what a specific play is about.

Comedies All’s Well That Ends Well: Bertie runs away to avoid his new wife, Helena, but she. London: George Newnes. Good with no dust jacket. Hardcover. Titile on cover "The histories & Poems of Shakespeare, dark blue flexible covers w/ gilt decoration & lettering, B&W frontis., decorated eps, ribbon book mark, teg, p.

was not properly trimmed and shows wear to protruding edge, covers rubbed w/ wear to edges, spine somewhat faded. Shakespeare's Sonnets have caused endless debate and speculation: who is the dark lady, who is the 'only begetter'; and what light do the poems shed on the life of the poet.

Yet the sonnets themselves can be enjoyed for their lyricism rather than their intention. Written as a form of personal confession - of love, of grief, of anger, of jealousy and of lust - the sonnets encompass a huge range /5(). Shakespeare's Histories and Poems by William Shakespeare starting at $ Shakespeare's Histories and Poems has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon. Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and. Page 58 - Be not afeard ; the isle is full of noises, Sounds and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not.

Sometimes a thousand twangling instruments Will hum about mine ears, and sometimes voices That, if I then had waked after long sleep, Will make me sleep again: and then, in dreaming, The clouds methought would open and show riches Ready to drop upon me, that, when I waked, I cried to.Titile on cover "The histories & Poems of Shakespeare, dark blue flexible covers w/ gilt decoration & lettering, B&W frontis., decorated eps, ribbon book mark, teg, p.

was not properly trimmed and shows wear to protruding edge, covers rubbed w/ wear to edges, spine somewhat faded, binding secure, p-o's name on ffep, o/w contents clean.William Shakespeare (bapt.

26 April – 23 April ) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon".