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Simpson, Percy 1865-1962

Overview
Works: 169 works in 663 publications in 3 languages and 5,810 library holdings
Genres: Comedies of humours  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Biography  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Performer, Recipient, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR2613, 822.3
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Most widely held works about Percy Simpson
 
Most widely held works by Percy Simpson
Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

46 editions published between 1925 and 1963 in 4 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Elizabethan drama by Percy Simpson( Book )

32 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designs by Inigo Jones for masques & plays at court; a descriptive catalogue of drawings for scenery and costumes mainly in the collection of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire, K.G by Inigo Jones( Book )

16 editions published between 1924 and 1966 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearian punctuation by Percy Simpson( Book )

32 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proof-reading in the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries by Percy Simpson( Book )

32 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Sir John Oldcastle, 1600 by Anthony Munday( Book )

16 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theme of revenge in Elizabethan tragedy by Percy Simpson( Book )

20 editions published between 1935 and 1978 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every man in his humor by Ben Jonson( Book )

23 editions published between 1919 and 1983 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the 1601 quarto version of Ben Jonson's play, set in Florence. The text is edited and modernised, and instead of endorsing the folio version as the superior play, the introduction seeks to understand this version on its own terms
Fidele and Fortunio, the two Italian gentlemen by Anthony Munday( Book )

9 editions published between 1909 and 1985 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The courtier's library, or, Catalogus librorum aulicorum incomparabilium et non vendibilium by John Donne( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes from old playbooks : arranged as an introduction to Shakespeare by Percy Simpson( Book )

7 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly edition of works by Ben Jonson, presenting an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus
Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

20 editions published between 1938 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly edition of works by Ben Jonson, presenting an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus
Literary piracy in the Elizabethan Age by Percy Simpson( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1991 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publication of this volume was been delayed five years by World War II, and has been carefully revised. It marks an important stage of the edition, for it completes the text
Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

18 editions published between 1932 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly edition of works by Ben Jonson, presenting an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus
Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

18 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is volume nine of the works of Ben Jonson and includes a historical survey of the texts, the stage history of the plays and commentary on the plays
Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of this volume is filled by the 'Masques' and 'Entertainments', first printed in the two folios of 1616 and 1640. The former included the early entertainments of James the First's reign from 1603 to 1607 and the court masques from 1605 to 1616, beginning with 'The Masque of Blackness' and ending with 'The Golden Age Restored'
Fedele and Fortunio, the two Italian gentlemen. <Supplement 1933> by Anthony Munday( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

17 editions published between 1937 and 1971 in English and Multiple languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This the fifth instalment of an edition of Jonson's entire works, which will eventually extend to ten. This volume contains the plays, Volpone, Epicoene, The alchemist and Catiline
 
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Percy Simpson Simpson, Percy (1865–1962), literary scholar

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