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Congreve, William 1670-1729

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Works: 1,008 works in 5,288 publications in 10 languages and 82,739 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Records and correspondence  Biography  Conference proceedings  History  Concordances  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Poetry  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Editor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Creator
Classifications: PR3364, 822.4
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Publications by William Congreve
Publications by William Congreve, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by William Congreve
The way of the world by William Congreve( file )
533 editions published between 1700 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 9,040 libraries worldwide
In this expressionistic Restoration comedy man is depicted in a distorted exaggerated fashion in order to make fun of ambition, nobility, idealism and government. It explores the battle for wealth and fortune as well as the search for security and constancy in courtship. This was a major influence on the theatre of the absurd
Love for love, a comedy by William Congreve( file )
479 editions published between 1695 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 7,631 libraries worldwide
This play is made up of a series of courtships of varying success
The mourning bride. A tragedy by William Congreve( file )
532 editions published between 1679 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 6,885 libraries worldwide
With a half-title. Reproduction of original from the British Library. English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT14323. Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group). (DLPS) 004792189.0001.000. (ESTC) T14323. (DocNo) CW110774001. (TCP) K027367.000. (GaleDocNo) CW3310774001. (ContentSet) ECLL. (ImageSetID) 0226400600. Http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004792189.0001.000. 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 Eighteenth Century Collections Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading ECCO-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 go to http://www.lib.umich.edu/tcp/ecco/ for more information
The old bachelor by William Congreve( file )
355 editions published between 1693 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 6,134 libraries worldwide
The double-dealer, a comedy by William Congreve( file )
243 editions published between 1694 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,711 libraries worldwide
The comedies of William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )
47 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
Contains THE OLD BACHELOR, THE DOUBLE DEALER, LOVE FOR LOVE and THE WAY OF THE WORLD
Semele by George Frideric Handel( Sound Recording )
40 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Semele: Weltliches Oratorium in drei Akten für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 58. Text: William Congreve
Incognita; or, Love and duty reconcil'd by William Congreve( Book )
67 editions published between 1692 and 2011 in English and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
The complete plays of William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
The double-dealer by William Congreve( Book )
111 editions published between 1694 and 2009 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
William Congreve by William Congreve( Book )
49 editions published between 1887 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Comedies by William Congreve( Book )
83 editions published between 1895 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,024 libraries worldwide
The works of William Congreve by William Congreve( file )
82 editions published between 1710 and 2011 in English and held by 918 libraries worldwide
Letters & documents by William Congreve( Book )
20 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 libraries worldwide
William Congreve: complete plays by William Congreve( Book )
40 editions published between 1887 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Given to the Carnegie Public Library by the Friends of the Library, 1964
The works of Mr. William Congreve In three volumes. Consisting of his plays and poems by William Congreve( file )
43 editions published between 1725 and 1761 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
The mourning muse of Alexis a pastoral lamenting the death of our late gracious Queen Mary of ever blessed memory by William Congreve( Book )
36 editions published between 1695 and 1717 in English and Undetermined and held by 592 libraries worldwide
[2], 10 p. Reproduction of original in University of Illinois Library. In verse. (marc) 12680938. (stc) Wing C5861. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
The poetical works of Will. Congreve. With the life of the author by William Congreve( file )
42 editions published between 1784 and 1818 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Amendments of Mr. Collier's false and imperfect citations by William Congreve( Book )
23 editions published between 1698 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 libraries worldwide
The judgment of Paris by John Weldon( score )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Author of those plays 1670-1729
Congrave, William 1670-1729
Congreve.
Congreve 1670-1729
Congreve 1670-1729 Mr
Congreve, Mr., 1670-1729
Congreve, Mr. (William), 1670-1729.
Congreve, W.
Congreve, W. 1670-1729
Congreve, W. (William), 1670-1729.
Congreve, Wilhelm 1670-1729
Congreve, Will 1670-1729
Congreve, William
Congrove 1670-1729 Mr
Congrove, Mr. (William), 1670-1729
Congrove, William 1670-1729
Kongriv, Uilʹi︠a︡m 1670-1729
Kongriv, Uil'jam 1670-1729
وليم كونجريف، 1670-1729
コングリーヴ, ウィリアム
Languages
English (2,905)
German (26)
French (25)
Irish (6)
Italian (6)
Japanese (4)
Portuguese (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (3)
Chinese (1)
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