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D'Avenant, William Sir 1606-1668

Overview
Works: 551 works in 1,854 publications in 4 languages and 26,363 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Biography  Miscellanea  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Editor, Lyricist, Translator, Attributed name
Classifications: PR1121, 822.33
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The tempest, or, The enchanted island a comedy, as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by John Dryden ( Book )
48 editions published between 1670 and 1969 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
14 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The siege of Rhodes; a critical edition by William D'Avenant ( Book )
55 editions published between 1656 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic works by William D'Avenant ( Book )
38 editions published between 1872 and 1964 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shorter poems, and songs from the plays and masques by William D'Avenant ( Book )
14 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the Interregnum
The works of Sir William Davenant by William D'Avenant ( Book )
34 editions published between 1673 and 1968 in English and French and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rivals a comedy acted by His Highnes the Duke of York's servants by William D'Avenant ( Book )
37 editions published between 1668 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant's Gondibert by William D'Avenant ( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the Interregnum
Gondibert an heroick poem by William D'Avenant ( Book )
29 editions published between 1650 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macbeth a tragedy : with all the alterations, amendments, additions, and new songs : as it is now acted at the Theatre Royal by William D'Avenant ( Book )
11 editions published between 1687 and 1695 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Hamlet, 1676 by William Shakespeare ( Book )
10 editions published between 1676 and 1683 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stratford Festival, Canada, William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," directed by John Hirsch, designed by Sam Kirkpatrick, music by Louis Applebaum
Love and honour by William D'Avenant ( Book )
23 editions published between 1649 and 2011 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tempest, or, The enchanted island a comedy : as it is now acted by His Majesties servants by Thomas Shadwell ( Book )
13 editions published between 1695 and 1701 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tempest or, the enchanted island. A comedy. By Mr. Dryden by Thomas Shadwell ( )
13 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinfonia concertante A tribute ; The morning watch ; Ode to the Queen by Edmund Rubbra ( )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man's the master a comedy by William D'Avenant ( Book )
17 editions published between 1669 and 1996 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unfortunate lovers a tragedy : as it was lately acted with great applause at the private house in Black-Fryers by His Majesties servants by William D'Avenant ( Book )
20 editions published between 1643 and 2011 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cruell brother a tragedy by William D'Avenant ( Book )
26 editions published between 1630 and 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Avenant, William d'.
Avenant, William d' 1606-1668
Avenant, William d' 1606-1668 Sir
Avenant, William d', Sir, 1606-1668
D, W. 1606-1668 Sir
D., W. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant 1606-1668
D'Avenant, VViliam 1606-1668 Sir
D'Avenant, VViliam, Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant, William.
Davenant William 1606-1668
Devenant, William 1606-1668
W. D 1606-1668 Sir
W. D. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
Languages
English (519)
Swedish (2)
German (2)
French (2)
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