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Pollard, Alfred W. (Alfred William) 1859-1944

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English miracle plays, moralities and interludes : specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

164 editions published between 1890 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Le morte Darthur; the book of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory( Book )

64 editions published between 1868 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An immortal story of love, adventure, chivalry, treachery and death brought to new life for our times. The legend of King Arthur has retained its appeal and popularity through the ages - Mordred's treason, the knightly exploits of Tristan, Lancelot's fatally divided loyalties and his love for Guenever, the quest for the Holy Grail
Early illustrated books : a history of the decoration and illustration of books in the 15th and 16th centuries by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

71 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1893 publication includes chapters devoted to early book illustration in Germany, Italy, France, Holland, Spain, and England. Pollard presents a history of book illustration in each country, details what distinguished the books from those being produced elsewhere, and offers an overview of specific books from various countries, such as The French Book of Hours. Lavishly illustrated with examples throughout, this important work will be of interest to students of art and history alike
The Library by Bibliographical Society (Great Britain)( )

in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's fight with the pirates and the problems of the transmission of his text by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

93 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally delivered in November 1915 as a series of lectures at the University of Cambridge, this close textual analysis of Shakespeare overturned the conventional methods of Shakespearean bibliography. In this careful study, Pollard, a bibliographer and literary scholar, called into question the long-held assumption that the early Quartos were of little bibliographical value because of the errors, mis-spellings and mis-lineations. By emphasizing the efforts made to impede printing piracy in early modern England, Pollard argued that the Quartos are much closer to Shakespeare's manuscripts than previous scholarship had allowed. Pollard, along with J. Dover Wilson, W.W. Greg and R.B. McKerrow, was instrumental in establishing the theoretical framework of New Bibliography, and on its publication the book was greeted with what is described in the introduction as 'friendly controversy'. First published in 1915, the book was revised for republication in 1920. This reissue is of the 1967 reprint
The works of Geoffrey Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

98 editions published between 1898 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains an introduction to the life of Chaucer, the Canterbury Tales, short poems, and his other works along with explanatory notes and textual notes, a glossary, and a proper name index
Fine books by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

41 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1912 history of bookmaking surveys the publishing trade from its beginnings, covering block-books, the invention and development of printing, early illustrated books, printing in England, woodcut and engraved illustrations, modern fine printing, and collecting. Pollard argues that modern books are not fine books, and are "handicapped" by their method of production
Chaucer by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

65 editions published between 1893 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half-title on recto of frontispiece. Reprint. Originally published : 1893
Fifteenth century prose and verse by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

29 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory( Book )

33 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical adaptation of the King Arthur stories was published in 1920 and includes illustrations by Arthur Rackham. The tales are based off of Sir Thomas Malory's famous "Le Morte D'Arthur."
The Towneley plays by Anonymous( Book )

52 editions published between 1897 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noye's fludde : the Chester miracle play, op. 59, set to music by Benjamin Britten( )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

41 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A census of Shakespeare's plays in quarto / 1594-1709 by Henrietta C Bartlett( Book )

37 editions published between 1916 and 1989 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare folios and quartos; a study in the bibliography of Shakespeare's plays, 1594-1685 by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

24 editions published between 1909 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of the English Bible, the documents relating to the translation and publication of the Bible in English, 1525-1611 by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

32 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hesperides & Noble numbers by Robert Herrick( Book )

33 editions published between 1891 and 1905 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Sir John Mandeville : the version of the Cotton manuscript in modern spelling, with three narratives, in illustration of it, from Hakluyt's "Navigations, voyages & discoveries." by John Mandeville( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 1923 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book details the sometimes fantastic explorations of Sir John Mandeville, the self-identified English knight of the 14th century, though his identity has never been confirmed and some scholars believe he was actually of French origin. The work explores his travels through Turkey, Arabia, Syria, Persia, Libya, Egypt and more
Old picture books; with other essays on bookish subjects by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

20 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engrossing survey of early picture books," or illustrated books, these collected works examine the art of using illustrations to tell a story as well as discuss a range of other bookish" subjects, such as illustrated bibles and printers' marks resulting in a charming portrait of the early days of bookmaking
Italian book illustrations, chiefly of the fifteenth century by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

33 editions published between 1894 and 2018 in English and German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alfred W. Pollard

Alfred W. Pollard englischer Buchwissenschaftler und Shakespearegelehrter

Alfred William Pollard

Alfred William Pollard bibliografo inglese

Alfred William Pollard bibliographe et bibliothécaire britannique

Alfred William Pollard Brits auteur

Pollard, A.W.

Pollard, A.W. 1859-1944

Pollard, A. W. (Alfred William), 1859-1944

Pollard, Alfred

Pollard, Alfred 1859-1944

Pollard Alfred W.

Pollard, Alfred W. 1859-1944

Pollard, Alfred William

Pollard, Alfred William 1859-1944

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