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D'Avenant, William Sir 1606-1668

Overview
Works: 565 works in 1,840 publications in 3 languages and 25,215 library holdings
Genres: History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Drama  Miscellanea  Biography  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Attributed name
Classifications: PR1121, 821.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William D'Avenant
The tempest, or, The enchanted island a comedy, as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by William Shakespeare ( Book )
83 editions published between 1670 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and held by 698 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 674 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 )
31 editions published between 1676 and 1733 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shorter poems, and songs from the plays and masques by William D'Avenant ( Book )
13 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 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
Dramatic works by William D'Avenant ( Book )
9 editions published between 1872 and 1964 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Sir William Davenant by William D'Avenant ( Book )
35 editions published between 1673 and 1968 in English and French and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant's Gondibert by William D'Avenant ( Book )
17 editions published between 1651 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 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
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 )
14 editions published between 1687 and 1695 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gondibert an heroick poem by William D'Avenant ( Book )
32 editions published between 1650 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macbeth a tragædy : with all the alterations, amendments, additions, and new songs : as it's now acted at the Dukes Theatre by William Shakespeare ( Book )
23 editions published between 1674 and 1995 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rivals a comedy acted by His Highnes the Duke of York's servants by William D'Avenant ( Book )
16 editions published between 1668 and 1970 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The siege of Rhodes made a representation by the art of prospective in scenes, and the story sung in recitative musick, at the Cock-pit in Drury Lane by William D'Avenant ( Book )
31 editions published between 1656 and 2002 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love and honour by William D'Avenant ( Book )
24 editions published between 1634 and 2011 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by William D'Avenant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1676 and 1683 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man's the master a comedy by William D'Avenant ( Book )
13 editions published between 1669 and 1996 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The siege of Rhodes. as they were lately represented at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre in Lincolns-Inn Fields : the first part being lately enlarg'd by William D'Avenant ( Book )
20 editions published between 1663 and 1995 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love and honour ; and, the siege of Rhodes by William D'Avenant ( Book )
7 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tempest or, the enchanted island. A comedy. By Mr. Dryden by Thomas Shadwell ( )
15 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Avenant, William d'.
Avenant, William d', 1606-1668
Avenant, William d', Sir, 1606-1668
D., W. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant, 1606-1668
D'Avenant, VViliam, Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant, William.
Davenant, William, 1606-1668
Devenant, William 1606-1668
W. D. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
Languages
English (504)
French (4)
German (2)
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