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D'Avenant, William Sir 1606-1668

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Works: 581 works in 1,879 publications in 3 languages and 26,536 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  Miscellanea  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Librettos 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Attributed name
Classifications: PR1121, 822.33
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The tempest, or, The enchanted island a comedy, as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by John Dryden( Book )
50 editions published between 1670 and 1969 in English and held by 986 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )
14 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
The siege of Rhodes; a critical edition by William D'Avenant( Book )
55 editions published between 1656 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Anonymous. By Sir William D'Avenant. In verse. Identified as Wing D341A on reel 1439 of UMI microfilm "Early English books, 1641-1700. Reproductions of the originals in the Dyce Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum (reel 1846) and in the Harvard University Library (reel 1439). (marc) 99834865. (stc) Wing (2nd ed., 1994) D341. (stc) Greg 763b1. (vid) 39473. (DLPS) A37187.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A37187.0001.001. 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 Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-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 contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Rhodes (Greece : Island) -- History -- Siege, 1522 -- Drama -- Early works to 1800
The shorter poems, and songs from the plays and masques by William D'Avenant( Book )
14 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the Interregnum
Dramatic works by William D'Avenant( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
The rivals a comedy acted by His Highnes the Duke of York's servants by William D'Avenant( Book )
35 editions published between 1668 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 libraries worldwide
The works of Sir William Davenant by William D'Avenant( Book )
35 editions published between 1673 and 1968 in English and French and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant's Gondibert by William D'Avenant( Book )
14 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Sir William Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the Interregnum
Gondibert an heroick poem by William D'Avenant( Book )
32 editions published between 1650 and 1970 in English and French and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Errata: prelim. p. [2]. Unfinished, ends with the "middle of the third book; which makes an equal half of the Poem". cf. Postscript. "The author's preface to his much honour'd friend Mr. Hobs" (p. 1-51) and "The answer of Mr. Hobbes" (p. 52-64) with a part of the poem were printed at Paris in 1650, under title: A discourse upon Gondibert, an heroick poem. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12951736. (stc) Wing D326. (vid) 95940. (DLPS) A37179.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A37179.0001.001. 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 Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-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 contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679
Macbeth a tragedy : with all the alterations, amendments, additions and new songs : as it is now acted at the Theatre Royal by William D'Avenant( Book )
13 editions published between 1687 and 1695 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Love and honour by William D'Avenant( Book )
24 editions published between 1649 and 2011 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
"Presented by His Majesties servants at the Black-Fryers. Reproduction of original in Yale University Library and Huntington Library. (marc) AUD9945. (stc) Wing D329. (vid) 61120. (DLPS) A69900.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A69900.0001.001. 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 Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-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 contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The tragedy of Hamlet, 1676 by William Shakespeare( Book )
11 editions published between 1676 and 1683 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Stratford Festival, Canada, William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," directed by John Hirsch, designed by Sam Kirkpatrick, music by Louis Applebaum
The tempest, or, The enchanted island a comedy : as it is now acted by His Majesties servants by Thomas Shadwell( Book )
14 editions published between 1695 and 1701 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
The tempest or, the enchanted island. A comedy. By Mr. Dryden by Thomas Shadwell( file )
13 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
The man's the master a comedy by William D'Avenant( Book )
17 editions published between 1669 and 1996 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Love and honour ; and, the siege of Rhodes by William D'Avenant( Book )
8 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
The unfortunate lovers a tragedy : as it was lately acted with great applause at the private house in Black-Fryers by His Majesties servants by William D'Avenant( Book )
16 editions published between 1643 and 1995 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Albovine, King of the Lombards by William D'Avenant( Book )
21 editions published between 1629 and 2010 in English and French and held by 216 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Avenant, William d'.
Avenant, William d' 1606-1668
Avenant, William d' 1606-1668 Sir
Avenant, William d', Sir, 1606-1668
D, W. 1606-1668 Sir
D., W. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant 1606-1668
D'Avenant, VViliam 1606-1668 Sir
D'Avenant, VViliam, Sir, 1606-1668
Davenant, William.
Davenant William 1606-1668
Davenant, William 1606-1668 Sir
Devenant, William 1606-1668
W. D 1606-1668 Sir
W. D. (William D'Avenant), Sir, 1606-1668
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French (5)
Swedish (2)
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