skip to content

Archer, William 1856-1924

Overview
Works: 583 works in 2,306 publications in 4 languages and 27,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Verse drama  Poetry  History  Biography  Fiction  Young adult works  Domestic drama  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Compiler, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Collector
Classifications: PT8876, 839.8226
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about William Archer
Publications by William Archer
Publications by William Archer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William Archer
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by William Archer
Play-making; a manual of craftsmanship by William Archer( Book )
70 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
George Farquhar by George Farquhar( Book )
43 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 libraries worldwide
4 skuespil
The collected works of Henrik Ibsen by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
43 editions published between 1906 and 1929 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
The old drama and the new; an essay in re-valuation by William Archer( Book )
36 editions published between 1923 and 2002 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
Hazlitt on theatre; [selections from the View of the English stage, and Criticisms and dramatic essays] by William Hazlitt( Book )
11 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
21 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 libraries worldwide
Among the masterpieces of world literature, this great verse drama by Norway's famed playwright humorously yet profoundly explores the virtues, vices, and follies common to all humanity as it follows the roguish life of a charming but arrogant young man. A literary delight since it was first published in 1875
Poets of the younger generation by William Archer( Book )
25 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Through Afro-America : an English reading of the race problem by William Archer( Book )
24 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Little Eyolf by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
51 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Little Eyolf (Lille Eyolf in the original Norwegian title) is an 1894 play by Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen. The play was first performed on January 12, 1895 in the Deutsches Theater in Berlin.-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
... Peer Gynt, a dramatic poem by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
36 editions published between 1892 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 libraries worldwide
New Amsterdam Theatre, 42d Street, west of Broadway, Klaw & Erlanger, managers. Mr. Richard Mansfield and Company, "Peer Gynt," a translation by William and Charles Archer of this phantasmagoria, by Henrik Ibsen. The music mainly on themes from Edward Grieg's "Peer Gynt" suites, is arranged by Mr. Clarence Lucas, the scenery is painted by Frank Platzer and built by T.B. McDonald, the dances arranged by Carl Marwig
Poems by Alan Seeger( Book )
19 editions published between 1916 and 1926 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The green goddess : a play in four acts by William Archer( Book )
20 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
"Fleeing a threatened Hindu uprising, Major Crespin and his wife, accompanied by Dr. Traherne, travel by airplane to a distant settlement. The Rajah of Rukh makes them his prisoner-guests when the airplane crashes in his kingdom. He informs the three that they will be killed in retaliation for the approaching execution by the British of his three brothers. Crespin and Traherne bribe the butler to send an appeal for help over the wireless, but he betrays them and loses his life. Crespin gets the message through before the rajah shoots him. British aviators arrive in time to save Traherne and Mrs. Crespin." --AFI catalog, 1921-1930 (description of film version of play)
William Shakespeare by Georg Brandes( Book )
29 editions published between 1899 and 1936 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
This is a critical study of William Shakespeare's work broken down into categories of interest
Three plays by William Archer( Book )
6 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
William Charles Macready by William Archer( Book )
20 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Henry Irving, actor and manager; a critical study by William Archer( Book )
27 editions published between 1883 and 2010 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
God and Mr. Wells; a critical examination of "God the invisible King," by William Archer( Book )
14 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
America today; observations and reflections by William Archer( Book )
15 editions published between 1899 and 2009 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Real conversations by William Archer( Book )
12 editions published between 1904 and 1977 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Ghosts; An enemy of the people; The wild duck by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
36 editions published between 1881 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Annotation
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Archer, William
Kappa, pseud.
William Archer Brits vertaler (1856-1924)
William Archer dramaturgo y crítico de teatro escocés
William Archer drammaturgo, critico teatrale e traduttore inglese
William Archer schottischer Theaterkritiker
Вильям Арчер
ウィリアム・アーチャー
Languages
English (659)
Danish (9)
Swedish (4)
German (2)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.