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Waith, Eugene M.

Overview
Works: 29 works in 156 publications in 1 language and 11,105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Spurious and doubtful works  Juvenile works  Historical drama  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PR2835.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Eugene M Waith
Shakespeare: the histories; a collection of critical essays by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracing the fortunes of the English monarchy during periods of widespread intrigue, treachery, and violence, Shakespeare's Histories center on the problem of power - its use and misuse, its prerogatives and responsibilities, its glittering rewards and grim reckoning. The critical essays in this volume consider the plays both individually and as part of a dramatic sequence. Included are: The Elizabethan World Order, Angel with Horns: The Unity of Richard III, What is Shakespeare's Henry VIII About?, and The Historical Pattern from Richard II to Henry V
The Herculean hero in Marlowe, Chapman, Shakespeare and Dryden by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
10 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
17 editions published between 1918 and 1969 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the great Shakespearean tragedies, Macbeth is a dark and bloody drama of ambition, murder, guilt and revenge. Prompted by the prophecies of three mysterious witches and goaded by his ambitious wife, the Scottish thane Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scotland, in order to succeed him on the throne. This foul deed soon entangles the conscience-stricken nobleman in a web of treachery, deceit and more murders that ultimately spells his doom
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare ( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's tragedy, set in Roman times, deals with the revenge by Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
The two noble kinsmen by John Fletcher ( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basing the text on the Quarto of 1634, the editor discusses problems of lineation and aims to explicate the stage action. The introduction debates the authorship, which Waith contends was a collaboration between Shakespeare and Fletcher, and puts the play in its historical perspective
The pattern of tragicomedy in Beaumont and Fletcher by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ideas of greatness; heroic drama in England by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
9 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bartholomew Fair by Ben Jonson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is one of the world's greatest plays - Jonson's Bartholomew Fair. It is considered to be his most ambitious and flamboyant comedy
The dramatic moment by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patterns and perspectives in English Renaissance drama by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy from Shakespeare to Sheridan : change and continuity in the English and European dramatic tradition : essays in honor of Eugene M. Waith ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French and English drama of the seventeenth century by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Restoration drama by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare : the histories : a collection of critical essays by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
French and English drama of the seventeenth century papers read at a Clark Library seminar, March 13, 1971 by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herculean hero in Marlowe, Chapman, Shakespeare, and Dryden : Chatto & Windus by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's poems: a facsimile of the earliest editions by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic moment [edited by] Eugene M. Waith by Eugene M Waith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The recurring miracle; a study of Cymbeline and the last plays by Derick R. C Marsh ( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's Poems ... A facsimile of the earliest editions. [With a preface by Louis L. Martz and Eugene M. Waith.] by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wait, Eugene Mesereau.
Waith, Eugene 1912-2007
Waith, Eugene Mersereau 1912-2007
Waith, Gene 1912-2007
Languages
English (142)
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