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Six Plays by Contemporaries of Shakespeare

by C.B., Wheeler

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Published by Pomona Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama texts, plays,
  • General,
  • Drama / General,
  • Drama,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Plays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages608
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8409855M
    ISBN 10140679063X
    ISBN 109781406790634

    Shakespeare's plays are a canon of approximately 39 dramatic works written by English poet, playwright, and actor William exact number of plays—as well as their classifications as tragedy, history, or comedy—is a matter of scholarly debate. Shakespeare's plays are widely regarded as being among the greatest in the English language and are . This collection is a sort of strange farrago of Ibsen's plays, from the metrical mock-epic of Peer Gynt, to the family dramas of A Doll's House, Ghosts and The Wild Duck, and lastly Hedda Gabler and The Master Builder which are powerfully individual dramas. Ibsen was a very versatile play write, maybe the best since Shakespeare/5.

    Raspa seeks to redress this by reading a variety of plays through the lens of Renaissance humanism, offering explanations of how Shakespeare’s contemporaries would have necessarily understood various moments in the plays. Summing Up: Recommended. Graduate students, researchers, faculty.” (A. Castaldo, Choice, Vol. 54 (5), January, )Cited by: 1. Dark blue six-volume slip case titled in gold William Shakespeare The Complete Plays. This was the second edition by The Folio Society and it is based on a more authoritative text than the first. The text chosen here was that edited by Stanley Wells .

    The book we now call the “First Folio”—the large format collection of thirty-six plays published in —was a commemorative volume compiled by Shakespeare’s colleagues in the theater. It was printed by William Jaggard, who had a long history of selling Shakespeare. Illustrated Stories From Shakespeare is a picture book anthology based on William Shakespeare and retold by Rosie Dickins, Anna Claybourne, Lesley Sims, Conrad Mason, and Louie Stowell and is illustrated by Christa Unzner-Fischer, Jana Costa, and Serena Riglietti. Historically, today is considered William Shakespeare's birthday (23 April) he would have /5.


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Six Plays By Contemporaries Of Shakespeare () by Charles B. Wheeler (Editor) ISBN Author: Charles B. Wheeler. Six Plays by Contemporaries of Shakespeare [ The Shoemaker's Holiday, The White Devil, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, Philaster, The Duchess of Malfi, A New Way to Pay Old Debts].

C.B. Wheeler Published by Oxford University Press / Humphrey Milford (). The Paperback of the Six Plays By Contemporaries Of Shakespeare by C.B. Wheeler at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Pages: texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Six plays by contemporaries of Shakespeare by Wheeler, Charles Bickersteth, Publication date [] Topics English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, Pages: OCLC Number: Description: 3 preliminary leaves, [v]-x pages, 1 leaf, pages frontispiece (portrait) 16 cm.

Contents: The shoemaker's holiday, by Thomas DekkerThe white devil, by John WebsterThe knight of the burning pestle, by Francis Beaumont and John FletcherThe Duchess of Malfi, by John WebsterA new way to pay old debts, by Philip.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wheeler, C. (Charles Bickersteth), Six plays by contemporaries of Shakespeare. London, New York H. Milford. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 21 cm. Contents: The shoemaker's holiday / by Thomas Dekker --The white devil / by John Webster --The knight of the burning pestle / by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher --Philaster / by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher --The Duchess of Malfi / by John Webster --A new way to pay.

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edited Acceptable Six Plays. We regularly stage plays by Shakespeare's contemporaries - playwrights who lived and worked at the same time as Shakespeare. Writers and playwrights working in the same era as Shakespeare included Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Middleton, John Webster, Ben Jonson and Thomas Dekker.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Six plays by contemporaries of Shakespeare. London, New York [etc.] H. Milford, Oxford University Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: C B Wheeler; John Fletcher; Thomas Dekker; John Webster; Francis Beaumont.

Shakespeare's Contemporaries. Shakespearean England was a treasure-trove of historical giants – Elizabeth I, Ben Jonson, the Earl of Essex, Edward Alleyn, John Lyly, William Kempe – all fascinating to be sure. It was hard to choose, but here is a list of those five contemporaries of the Bard whose lives I find most intriguing.

Six plays by contemporaries of Shakespeare (Six Elizabethan plays), WHEELER, C. $ + $ ShippingSeller Rating: % positive. The plays of the Elizabethan and Jacobean dramatists who were Shakespeare s contemporaries have tended to be underestimated and unjustly neglected.

The editor of this volume has sought to redress the balance by making a representative selection that will be found useful by students of literature and the theatre alike.

Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, c Small 8vo, xii,1 pp. Frontispiece and decorative title, marbled endpapers and edges, bookplate.

Oxford binding of contemporary full tree calf, gilt spine and ruled edges, a lovely copy. Item #   Scholars of Elizabethan drama believe that William Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays between and These dramatic works encompass a wide range of subjects and styles, from the playful "A Midsummer Night's Dream" to the gloomy "Macbeth.".Author: Lee Jamieson.

Six Plays of Shakespeare Paperback – January 1, by G.B. HARRISON (EDITOR) (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: G.B. HARRISON (EDITOR). Buy Six Plays by Contemporaries of Shakespeare by Wheeler, Charles Bickersteth (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low Author: Charles Bickersteth Wheeler. He suffered a stroke when he was 56 and died on 6 August leaving an estate worth £8 8s. 10d. Today he is best known for his plays Every Man in His Humour, Eastwood Ho!, The Alchemist and Bartholomew Fair. Jonson’s other claim to fame is his much-quoted preface to the First Folio of Shakespeare’s Plays, published in.

No Fear Shakespeare. The full text of Shakespeare's plays and sonnets side-by-side with translations into modern English. No fear Shakespeare is available online and in book form at Complete List of Shakespeare's Characters There are many lists out there that purport to be "complete," but none of them have done what we've done—actually compile each and every character, including every servant, messenger, page, and every follower, into the most complete list ever created.C B Wheeler SIX PLAYS BY CONTEMPORARIES OF SHAKESPEARE Shoemaker's Hollydays / White Devil / Knight of the Burning Pestle / Philaster / Duchess of Malfi / a New Way to Pay Old Debts 1st Edition Early Printing Hardcover London Oxford University Press 0 Very Good in boards.

Loose spine, some edge wear at crown and heel of Rating: % positive.