WorldCat Identities

Armstrong, Jane

Works: 3 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 1,021 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR2892, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jane Armstrong
The Arden dictionary of Shakespeare quotations by William Shakespeare( Book )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized by topic, offers approximately three thousand familiar and little-known quotations from Shakespeare's plays and poems
The Arden Shakespeare miscellany by Jane Armstrong( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ideal reference companion for students and enthusiasts of Shakespeare, this informative and entertaining Miscellany gives a wealth of contextual and biographical information to enhance your understanding and enjoyment of his work. There is an entry for every play, summarising its plot and outlining its major characters and themes. Whether you need to know the plot of Cymbeline, the names of characters in As You Like It, or something about the actors Shakespeare wrote for, this book provides the perfect quick reference. If you need to know more about Shakespeare's life and times, details are given of the debates surrounding his identity and appearance, the known and fanciful facts of his life, the theatres in which he worked and the acting companies of which he was a member. The book is arranged thematically rather than alphabetically, with a full index making it easy to navigate if you want an answer to a particular question, or intriguing just to dip in and out of. The core topics covered are: Theatres and Players; Controversies; Shakespeare the Writer; Facts and Figures; Shakespeare and Language; Afterlife; Chronology of Shakespeare's Plays; A Biographical Chronology
Le chaînon manquant collection, "Les mondes perdus" by Christopher Rowley( Visual )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.23 for The Arden ... to 0.86 for Le chaîno ...)

The Arden dictionary of Shakespeare quotations
English (39)

French (1)

The Arden Shakespeare miscellany