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Heims, Neil

Overview
Works: 20 works in 72 publications in 1 language and 2,879 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Study guides  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
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Publications by Neil Heims
Most widely held works by Neil Heims
Bloom's how to write about Shakespeare's histories by Neil Heims( file )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's history plays, including Richard III, Henry V, and the two parts of Henry IV, spring to life with all the drama of the feuds, rivalries, and epic battles on which they were based. Bloom's How to Write about Shakespeare's Histories gives students a hand with composing an effective essay, suggesting sample paper topics and providing an overview of each work covered. An introduction by scholar Harold Bloom, bibliographies, and an index round out the volume.--From publisher description
Othello by William Shakespeare( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Provides a plot synopsis, list of characters, and analysis of several key passages, and a selection of the best criticism on Othello through the centuries
J.R.R. Tolkien by Neil Heims( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
King Lear ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
This volume features a newly edited text of King Lear based on the earliest printed text of the play, along with detailed notes and performance annotations
The tempest ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
For many, "The Tempest" constitutes Shakespeare's farewell to the stage. It seems to foreshadow a powerful movement of retreat, and it stands as one of the most evocative and moving explorations of human possibilities and limits. Contains a selection of criticism through the centuries on "The Tempest", as well as a biography of Shakespeare
The merchant of Venice ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Several themes are presented within the framework of a traditional comedy that calls for the triumph of young lovers over their unromantic elders. Contains a selection of the finest criticism through the centuries on "The Merchant of Venice", as well as a biography of Shakespeare
Henry IV, Part I by Harold Bloom( Book )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Contains a selection of the criticism through the centuries on the play. This study guide includes: an accessible summary, analysis of key passages, a comprehensive list of characters, and a biography of Shakespeare
Allen Ginsberg by Neil Heims( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Contains a biography of American poet Allen Ginsberg, author of "Howl, " and includes information on his academic life, the influences that shaped his writing, how he traveled the world, and became a political and cultural spokesman for a generation. Includes chronology and bibliography
Antony and Cleopatra by Neil Heims( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of essays discussing aspects of William Shakespeare's historical play about the struggle between love and power which ultimately led to Cleopatra's death
Tortured noble : the story of Leo Tolstoy by Neil Heims( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Heims portrays the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina as a man difficult to ignore, dismiss--or like. This volume emphasizes the indecision of Tolstoy's early years and the radical Christianity of his last decades
Reading The diary of Anne Frank by Neil Heims( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
A guide to reading "The Diary of Anne Frank," providing discussion on the text, and discussion of narrative technique, plot, setting, and themes and symbols
Reading The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Neil Heims( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A discussion of the plot, setting, themes, and characters in Mark Twain's famous book
William Shakespeare by Peter Hicks( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Collect critical essays written from the sixteenth through the early-twentieth centuries about the British playwright and his works
Reading Johnny Tremain by Neil Heims( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
A discussion of the plot, setting, themes, and characters in Esther Forbes's famous book
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Presents essays written from the seventeenth through the early twenty-first centuries that offer an analysis and critique of "King Lear," and includes a summary of the play and excerpts of key passages
Othello by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Shakespeare's tragic story of how a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Presents John Dexter's production at the National Theatre of Great Britain
William Shakespeare Othello : authorative text sources and contexts criticism ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Fathers and daughters in the plays of Shakespeare by Neil Heims( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Henry IV, Part 1. Bloom's Shakespeare Through the Ages ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Considered by many to be the most artistically successful of Shakespeare's history plays, "Henry IV" (Part I) continues to thrill audiences and readers. This invaluable new study guide to one of Shakespeare's greatest plays contains a selection of the finest criticism through the centuries on the play. Students will also benefit from the introduction by Harold Bloom, an accessible summary, analysis of key passages, a comprehensive list of characters, a biography of Shakespeare, and more
King Lear by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
 
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