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Fletcher, John 1579-1625

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Works: 1,636 works in 6,814 publications in 9 languages and 94,052 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Spurious and doubtful works  Chronologies  Autographs  Manuscripts  Portraits  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PR2870.A2, 822.3
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The two noble kinsmen by John Fletcher( Book )

195 editions published between 1634 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since the late twentieth century, when scholarly attention began to focus on sexuality, collaboration and Shakespeare's late plays, The Two Noble Kinsmen has become an essential script. Turner and Tatspaugh's edition presents a strong case for taking the play more seriously now than ever before. A lively introduction discusses Shakespeare's craftsmanship in adapting a medieval tale for the Jacobean stage, the extent of co-authorship with John Fletcher, the rhetorical complexity of Shakespeare's late style, the themes of sexuality and friendship, and contemporary critical responses to the play. In addition to presenting a detailed history of performance, the edition calls attention to productions that have demonstrated the play's theatrical vitality and solved - or failed to solve - difficulties inherent in the text. Bringing the textual history completely up to date, the edition reflects renewed interest in The Two Noble Kinsmen, confirming it as a play for today."
The maid's tragedy by Francis Beaumont( Book )

222 editions published between 1619 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 3,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king and no king by Francis Beaumont( Book )

126 editions published between 1619 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philaster; or, Love lies a-bleeding by Francis Beaumont( Book )

181 editions published between 1620 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signatures: [A]2, B-I4, K2. Errors in paging: p. 12, 44 and 46 misnumbered 14, 42 and 64 respectively. Reproduction of original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 20185735. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 1681.5. (vid) 23736. (DLPS) A06343.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A06343.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Fletcher, John, 1579-1625
The knight of the burning pestle by Francis Beaumont( Book )

132 editions published between 1613 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farce set in 17th century England. Spectators at a play insist that their companion have a role in an Elizabethan production
Beaumont and Fletcher by Francis Beaumont( Book )

61 editions published between 1887 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two noble kinsmen by William Shakespeare( Book )

102 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the conflicting claims of love and friendship
The dramatic works in the Beaumont and Fletcher canon by Francis Beaumont( Book )

44 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Henry VIII (All is true) by William Shakespeare( Book )

39 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the first fully annotated and comprehensive modern-spelling edition of King Henry VIII - known in its early performances as All is True - for over ten years. It makes full use of current scholarship on the dating, authorship, printing, and sources of the play, as well as critical interpretations, and includes an up-to-date survey of the play in performance. It is the first edition to make frequent use of Cavendish's life of Cardinal Wolsey, which seems likely to have influenced certain aspects of the play, as well as the other recognized sources in Holinshed, Hall, and Foxe." "On authorship, the editor concludes that Shakespeare and his younger colleague John Fletcher worked on the script together but that Shakespeare was probably the guiding spirit, as well as the principal author of several major scenes." "A fully detailed commentary and a selective collation of major variant readings appear immediately beneath the text. Special attention has been given to the frequent allusion to scripture and proverb lore. An index to all words glossed and authorities cited appears at the end of the volume."--Jacket
Philaster by Francis Beaumont( Book )

82 editions published between 1620 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philaster is a tragicomedy by Beaumont and Fletcher which has much in common with Shakespeare's late plays such as The Winter's Tale. This edition provides a modernised text edited to the scholarly standards associated with all Arden editions and a detailed, illustrated introduction
Select plays by Francis Beaumont( Book )

54 editions published between 1768 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabethan drama by Charles William Eliot( Book )

10 editions published between 1910 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a two-volume work on Elizabethan-era drama, only the first volume is included in this Anthology as it directly relates to Shakespeare and Marlowe. Marlowe's "Edward the Second" is the first piece, followed by four of Shakespeare's greatest works to provide a basis for comparison
The works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher by Francis Beaumont( Book )

46 editions published between 1711 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardenio, or, The second maiden's tragedy by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long sought by scholars as the Holy Grail of world literature, and masquerading under the censor's makeshift title, "The second maiden's tragedy," this lost play was discovered by Charles Hamilton, a forensic document examiner and literary historian
The works of Beaumont & Fletcher; the text formed from a new collation of the early editions by Francis Beaumont( Book )

70 editions published between 1812 and 2008 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rule a wife and have a wife : a comedy ; as it is acted at the Theatres-Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden by Francis Beaumont( Book )

198 editions published between 1720 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Louis Metzger is one of the most important biblical voices in our time. Here he guides us through one of the most significant biblical texts of all time (the gospel of John). And it's really readable to boot
The pilgrim a comedy by John Vanbrugh( Book )

47 editions published between 1718 and 2005 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rule a wife and have a wife by Francis Beaumont( )

70 editions published between 1640 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chances a comedy by George Villiers Buckingham( Book )

74 editions published between 1682 and 1963 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit without mony, a comedy by John Fletcher( Book )

48 editions published between 1707 and 2005 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Flecher, John

Flecher, John 1579-1625

Fletcher.

Fletcher, .. 1579-1625

Fletcher, Francis 1579-1625

Fletcher, Iohn

Fletcher, Iohn 1579-1625

Fletscher 1579-1625

Ioannes Fletcher

John Fletcher auteur dramatique

John Fletcher Brits auteur

John Fletcher drammaturgo inglese

John Fletcher englischer Dramatiker

Джон Флетчер

Флетчер, Джон

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ジョン・フレッチャー

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约翰弗莱切

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The maid's tragedyA king and no kingPhilaster; or, Love lies a-bleedingThe knight of the burning pestleThe two noble kinsmenThe dramatic works in the Beaumont and Fletcher canonKing Henry VIII (All is true)Cardenio, or, The second maiden's tragedyThe works of Beaumont & Fletcher; the text formed from a new collation of the early editions