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Rolfe, W. J. (William James) 1827-1910

Overview
Works: 464 works in 2,440 publications in 2 languages and 29,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  Tragicomedies  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Historical drama  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator
Classifications: PR2833.A2, 822.33
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The poetic and dramatic works of Alfred, lord Tennyson by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )
17 editions published between 1898 and 1899 in English and Spanish and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
This 1899 volume offers an illustrated edition of Tennyson's complete works
Shakespeare the boy; with sketches of the home and school life, the games and sports, the manners, customs and folk-lore of the time by W. J Rolfe( Book )
39 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's history of King Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )
33 editions published between 1877 and 2012 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's history of King Henry the Eighth by William Shakespeare( Book )
41 editions published between 1871 and 2000 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
King John by William Shakespeare( Book )
30 editions published between 1880 and 1921 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
King John is pitted against the united powers of France, Brittany, Austria, and the Papacy. As alliances are made, broken, and remade, the paranoid and erratic John reveals his weakness and reliance on those around him. Will England be destroyed by his fatal indecision?
Shakespeare's comedy of twelfth night; or, what you will by William Shakespeare( Book )
40 editions published between 1879 and 2015 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
"This edition is limited to three hundred and fifty copies"--Prelim
The Lady of the lake by Walter Scott( Book )
27 editions published between 1882 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 libraries worldwide
"The narrative of the poem concerns the struggle between King James V and the powerful clan Douglas."--Amazon.com
Shakespeare's tragedy of King Richard the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )
33 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
The English of Shakespeare; illustrated in a philological commentary on his Julius Cæsar by George L Craik( Book )
43 editions published between 1857 and 2011 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )
45 editions published between 1878 and 2017 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Clark Library copy used as a promptbook by actor Frederick B. Warde. Several preliminary pages from original published form have been removed here, and the entire play is interleaved with manuscript notes in pencil and ink regarding stage directions, alterations, and other information
Two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( Book )
35 editions published between 1822 and 2010 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Bosom buddies Valentine and Proteus bid a tearful farewell on a street in Verona. Valentine is off to improve himself, venturing out to see the world, while Proteus stays home in Verona, tied by his love for Julia. After Valentine departs, his servant, Speed, enters. Proteus inquires whether or not Speed delivered a letter to Julia, to which Speed replies affirmatively. Julia, meanwhile, asks her maid, Lucetta, with which man she should fall in love, and Lucetta recommends Proteus. Lucetta admits that she has a letter for Julia from Proteus. After much bickering, Julia tears up the letter, only to regret this act an instant later. -- from SparkNotes
Shakespeare's tragedy of King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Book )
29 editions published between 1876 and 1933 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Book )
25 editions published between 1881 and 2009 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare( Book )
29 editions published between 1881 and 1933 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Book )
25 editions published between 1881 and 1923 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
A proud Roman general conquers the Volscians, leads them against Rome in revenge for his banishment, and is killed by the Volscian general when Coriolanus is persuaded to spare the city
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )
45 editions published between 1871 and 2000 in English and held by 323 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
Shakespeare's tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Book )
9 editions published between 1898 and 1933 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )
11 editions published between 1882 and 1910 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
This volume is an 1898 edited edition of William Shakespeare's comedy "Love's Labor's Lost," with notes by William J. Rolfe
The comedy of The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )
5 editions published between 1898 and 1933 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The comedy of The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )
5 editions published between 1871 and 1899 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Includes index and notes. Introduction and notes by Henry Norman Hudson LL D
 
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Alternative Names
Rolfe, W. J.
Rolfe, W. J 1827-1910
Rolfe, William J.
Rolfe, William J. 1827-1910
Rolfe, William J. (William James), 1827-1910
Rolfe, William James
Rolfe, William James 1827-1910
William James Rolfe American educator and Shakespearean scholar
William James Rolfe US-amerikanischer Lehrer und Shakespeare-Forscher
Languages
English (591)
Spanish (1)
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