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Folio Society (London, England)

Overview
Works: 1,013 works in 1,306 publications in 1 language and 14,357 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy plays  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pastoral drama  History  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Tragicomedies  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Publisher, Licensor, Compositor, Other, Editor
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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The private lives of the Tudor monarchs by Christopher Falkus( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
After Pushkin : versions of the poems of Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin by contemporary poets by Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Uncertain of their standing in court and fearing for their lives, Rosalind and Orlando are forced into exile in the Forest of Arden, only to become entangled in a beguiling game of love, lust, and mistaken identity. One of Shakespeare's great comedies, As You Like It subverts the traditional rules of romance, confusing gender roles, nature, and politics and is a play about two enduring human illusions--the dream of the simple life, and the ideal of romantic love
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
V. 1. The turn of the tide -- v. 2. Constantine and the Christian Empire -- v. 3. The revival and collapse of paganism -- v. 4. The end of the Western Empire -- v. 5. Justinian and the Roman law -- v. 6. Mohammed and the rise of the Arabs -- v. 7. The Normans in Italy and the Crusades -- v. 8. The fall of Constaninople and the papacy in Rome
England's Constable : the life and letters of John Constable by Joseph Darracott( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The letters of Dorothy Osborne to Sir William Temple, 1652-54 by Dorothy Osborne( Book )
2 editions published between 1914 and 1968 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Sir Roger de Coverly by Joseph Addison( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Cobbett's England: a selection from the writings of William Cobbett by William Cobbett( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Introductions to Shakespeare : being the Introductions to the individual plays in the Folio Society edition 1950-76 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
King Richard II by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Presents the play and discusses its poetry, structure, political details, history, and the Shakespearean staging
Villette by Charlotte Brontë( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
With neither friends nor family, Lucy Snowe sets sail from England to find employment in a girls' boarding school in the small town of Villette. There she struggles to retain her self-possession in the face of unruly pupils, an initially suspicious headmaster, and her own complex feelings, first for the school's English doctor and then for the dictatorial professor, Paul Emmanuel. Charlotte Brontë's last and most autobiographical novel is a powerfully moving study of isolation and the pain of unrequited love, narrated by a heroine determined to preserve an independent spirit in the face of adverse circumstances
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
This play examines the nature of mercy and justice, proposing that a good government is one that is flexible and based on common sense
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Presents an adaptation of Shakespeare's play The taming of the shrew. With captions
Troilus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Cressida, a Trojan woman, pledges her love to Troilus, one of King Priam's sons. However, when her father demands her presence in the Greek camp, she quickly switches her affections to Diomedes, the Greek soldier who is sent to escort her
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand, the king of Navarre, and three of his noblemen, are all dedicated to the study and the renunciation of women. These four meet the princess of France and her three attendants, and, inevitably, the men abandon their absurd principles
Folio 21: a bibliography of the Folio Society 1947-1967 by England) Folio Society (London( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Folio 1968-71: a bibliography of the Folio Society by England) Folio Society (London( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Folio Society (London)
Folio Society, ltd., London
London Folio Society
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English (62)
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