The reader"s encyclopedia of Shakespeare

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MJF , New York
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-
Other titlesA Shakespeare encyclopaedia.
Statementedited by Oscar James Campbell ; associate editor Edward G. Quinn.
ContributionsCampbell, Oscar James., Quinn, Edward G.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 1014p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22047945M
ISBN 101567312578

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Quinn (Eds.) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Near Fine/VG Binding Hardcover Publisher Thomas Y. Crowell Company Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords Literature. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Original published by Methuen. "This edition published by arrangement with HarperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso.

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No writer’s living reputation can compare to that of Shakespeare, whose notable plays included the tragedies Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, King Lear, Macbeth, and Othello. He was also known for his sonnets. xv, p.: Originally published as The reader's encyclopedia of Shakespeare, New York, Crowell, Bibliography: p.

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My library. The Reader's Encyclopedia of Shakespeare (); M. Martin and R. Harrier, The Concise Encyclopedic Guide to Shakespeare (); M. Spevack, A Complete and Systematic Concordance to the Works of Shakespeare (6 vol., ) and The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare (); bibliographies ed.

by G. Smith (), E. Quinn et al. All Things Shakespeare An Encyclopedia of Shakespeare's World. by Kirstin Olsen. More than articles combine rich historical detail with informative descriptions on the form and function of obscure and everyday items from Shakespeare's world.To be avoided are The New Oxford Shakespeare (ed.

Wells and Taylor) and The Oxford Shakespeare 2nd Edition (ed. Taylor, Jowett, Bourus, and Egan), both of which represent the worst trends in Shakespeare editing of the last 40 years, making perverse and unhelpful changes throughout.Dick and Jane Readers.

For nearly 40 years, from through aboutmore than 85 million American schoolchildren learned to read using the Dick and Jane readers that were part of a series published by the Scott Foresman Company. The books took their name from the series' lead characters who, with a dog named Spot and a kitten named Puff, inhabited a nostalgic, innocent American .