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Winny, James

Overview
Works: 67 works in 499 publications in 2 languages and 9,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Comedy plays  History  Biography  Sources  Juvenile works  Romances  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2824.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by James Winny
An introduction to Chaucer by Maurice Hussey( Book )

44 editions published between 1965 and 1986 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a general introduction, serviceable, readable and handy, to the reading of Chaucer, for study or enjoyment. It is a 'first book', meant to establish general outlines and to set the student off towards more specialist works
A preface to Donne by James Winny( Book )

59 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical introduction to the life, thought, and art of this great English metaphysical poet whose work is characterized by subtle imagery and figurative language
The player king: a theme of Shakespeare's histories by James Winny( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer's dream-poems by James Winny( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master-mistress : a study of Shakespeare's sonnets by James Winny( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The frame of order : an outline of Elizabethan belief taken from treatises of the late sixteenth century by James Winny( Book )

23 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of Bath's prologue and tale, from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

38 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and English, Middle and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The general prologue to the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

46 editions published between 1964 and 2016 in English and English, Middle and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En flok pilgrimme af alle samfundslag drager i slutningen af 1300-tallet fra London til St. Thomas grav i Canterbury og fordriver tiden undervejs med at fortælle historier
Elizabethan prose translation by James Winny( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The descent of Euphues, three Elizabethan romance stories: Euphues, Pandosto [and] Piers Plainness by James Winny( Book )

37 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clerk's prologue and tale from the 'Canterbury tales' by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and English, Middle and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragment uit de Canterbury tale, (ca. 1370)
The miller's prologue & tale from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and English, Middle and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religio medici by Thomas Browne( Book )

14 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal essay reconciling the religious and scientific life first published without the author's knowledge, the Religio stands as the touchstone for all English prose that follows
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : Middle English text with facing translation by James Winny( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and English, Middle and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great masterpieces of Middle English poetry, 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight' magically combines elements of fairy tale and heroic sagas with the pageantry, chivalry and courtly love of medieval romance
The Prioress' prologue & tale : from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some poems by Andrew Marvell( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Elizabethan plays by James Winny( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miller's prologue and tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English, Middle and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Elizabethan plays: Edward III, Mucedorus, Midas. Edited with an introd., notes and glossary by James Winny( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play examines the nature of mercy and justice, proposing that a good government is one that is flexible and based on common sense
 
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A preface to Donne
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Winny, J.

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The wife of Bath's prologue and tale, from the Canterbury talesThe general prologue to the Canterbury talesElizabethan prose translationThe clerk's prologue and tale from the 'Canterbury tales'The miller's prologue & tale from the Canterbury talesSir Gawain and the Green Knight : Middle English text with facing translationThe Prioress' prologue & tale : from the Canterbury talesThe miller's prologue and tale