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Winny, James

Overview
Works: 63 works in 435 publications in 2 languages and 9,108 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Comedy plays  History  Biography  Romances  Sources  Bibliography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, 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 )

40 editions published between 1965 and 1986 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A preface to Donne by James Winny( Book )

52 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 1,197 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 )

12 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 723 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 )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and English, Middle and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabethan prose translation by James Winny( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

41 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in English and English, Middle and held by 448 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
The clerk's prologue and tale from the 'Canterbury tales' by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

29 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and English, Middle and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragment uit de Canterbury tale, (ca. 1370)
The descent of Euphues, three Elizabethan romance stories: Euphues, Pandosto [and] Piers Plainness by James Winny( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religio medici by Thomas Browne( Book )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 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
The miller's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and English, Middle and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each book in this established series contains the full and complete text, and is designed to motivate and encourage students who may be writing on these challenging writers for the first time. It contains useful notes to add depth and knowledge to students' understanding, comments to explain literary and historical allusions, tasks to help students explore themes and issues, and suggestions for further reading
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : Middle English text with facing translation by James Winny( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and English, Middle and held by 250 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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Elizabethan plays by James Winny( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some poems by Andrew Marvell( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The descent of Euphues : three Elizabethan romance stories by John Lyly( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated edition of Shakespeare's tragicomedy in which an unjust Viennese deputy offers to lift a death sentence from a young woman's brother in return for sexual favors from her; also includes essays on Shakespeare's theatrical world and his texts, and a scholarly introduction
The Elizabethan voyages : a selection taken from the literature of Elizabethan travel and discovery( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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