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Holden, Anthony 1947-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 106 publications in 5 languages and 4,275 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Romances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Poetry  Biographies  Pictorial works  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PR2894, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Anthony Holden
William Shakespeare : the man behind the genius : a biography by A. J Holden( Book )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-creates the colorful and dramatic life of William Shakespeare, detailing the youth, marriage, and theatrical career of the legendary bard
King Charles III : a biography by A. J Holden( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost a decade ago, when Anthony Holden wrote Charles, Prince of Wales, it was immediately haeled ad the definitive work on its subject. Now, as the Prince turns forty, Holden has has produced a completely new work, as intimate and incisive as the first, but updated to reflect the man that Charles has become
William Shakespeare : his life and work by A. J Holden( )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of the most celebrated writer in history tracks Shakespeare's life from his youth in the Warwickshire countryside (before his seven-year "disappearance") to his life in London as an apprentice actor, his return to Stratford as a prosperous "gentleman" and his death at age 52
William Shakespeare : an illustrated biography by A. J Holden( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creates a vivid portrait of Shakespeare. Recounts how the teenage Shakespeare was sent to a Catholic household in Lancashire; his shotgun wedding to Anne Hathaway; his time moonlighting as a horse-minder and prompter before acting and co-writing plays. When the plague closed the theatres, he wrote poems -- which he though would prove to be his real claim to immortality. Describes how Shakespeare fell in love, how he endured the pangs of sexual jealousy, and how by the time of his retirement, he had become a wealthy landowner fretting about his daughters' future and haunted by the death of his son
Richars li Biaus : roman du XIIIe siècle by Requis( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in French, Old and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roman de rou de Wace by Wace( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in French and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Editor and the text by Philip E Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protheselaus by Hue( Book )

in Romance and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roman d'Eustache le Moine( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of William Marshal( Book )

in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le donei des amanz( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Romance and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der wankende Thron : Götterdämmerung im britischen Königshaus by Anthony Holden( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roman de Waldef (Cod. Bodmer 168)( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated life of Shakespeare by A. J Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roman de Rou de Wace by Wace( Book )

in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poker : mein Jahr als Zocker by Anthony Holden( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of presidents, prime ministers, and princes : a decade in Fleet Street by Anthony Holden( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Roman de Rou de Wace by Wace( Book )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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William Shakespeare : the man behind the genius : a biography
Alternative Names
Holden, A. J.

Holden, Anthony J.

Holden, Anthony John.

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William Shakespeare : an illustrated biographyLe roman d'Eustache le MoineThe illustrated life of ShakespearePoker : mein Jahr als Zocker