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Greg, W. W. (Walter Wilson) 1875-1959

Overview
Works: 805 works in 2,772 publications in 6 languages and 32,827 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Comedies of humours  Sources  Bibliography  Diaries  Fiction  Concordances  Tragedies (Drama) 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Author of introduction, Adapter, ed, Former owner
Classifications: PR2613, 822.33
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Pastoral poetry & pastoral drama; a literary inquiry, with special reference to the pre-Restoration stage in England by W. W Greg( Book )

39 editions published between 1905 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The editorial problem in Shakespeare : a survey of the foundations of the text by W. W Greg( Book )

69 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare first folio, its bibliographical and textual history by W. W Greg( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyman by John Skot( Book )

81 editions published between 1904 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henslowe's diary by Philip Henslowe( Book )

55 editions published between 1904 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of Philip Henslowe, owner of the Rose Theatre in London during the 1590s, remains the most valuable source of information about the workings of the Elizabethan public theatres. Discussions of theatres and drama in the age of Shakespeare routinely refer to Henslowe, whose 'diary' touches on every aspect of the day-to-day operations of the Rose and the companies of actors, especially the Admiral's Men. The diary preserves the account-book of an Elizabethan theatre owner who was also the father-in-law of the leading actor, Edward Alleyn, and contains many miscellaneous and personal entries. The first edition of Henslowe's Diary, published in 1961, has long been out of print. It provides a thorough introduction to the manuscript, a full transcription of the document itself and several helpful appendices and indexes. For this second edition one of the original editors, R. A. Foakes, has added a new preface and reading list
A bibliography of the English printed drama to the Restoration by W. W Greg( Book )

45 editions published between 1939 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of English plays written before 1643 and printed before 1700 by W. W Greg( Book )

38 editions published between 1900 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic documents from the Elizabethan playhouses; stage plots: actors' parts: prompt books by W. W Greg( Book )

29 editions published between 1931 and 1970 in English and Multiple languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every man in his humor by Ben Jonson( Book )

44 editions published between 1905 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jonson's Every Man Out of His Humour is a comical satire about envy and aspiration among the ambitious middle classes, who think happiness is to be found in fame and material fortune. Cynical depictions of urban greed, aggression, violence, misogyny, sexuality, education, conflicts of family, class and gender, commercial and personal risk-taking, all have dynamic places in the play's whirl of activity, through which Jonson exposes the importance of seeing and judging the world as it is and not being duped by its pretences. Jonson helped form English satirical drama with this play in 1599, and its popularity spearheaded a whole new movement in the writing of comedy as social critique."--Jacket
Collected papers by W. W Greg( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some aspects and problems of London publishing between 1550 and 1650 by W. W Greg( Book )

15 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Juggler by Nicholas Udall( Book )

19 editions published between 1933 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of masques, pageants, &c. : supplementary to a List of English plays by W. W Greg( Book )

19 editions published between 1902 and 1969 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The variants in the first quarto of  ĽKing Lear'; a bibliographical and critical inquiry by W. W Greg( Book )

21 editions published between 1939 and 1982 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Respublica; an interlude for Christmas 1553, attributed to Nicholas Udall by Nicholas Udall( Book )

26 editions published between 1952 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear, 1608 (Pied Bull quarto) by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 1976 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet: second quarto, 1604-5 by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 1976 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lodge's 'Rosalynde, ' : being the original of Shakespeare's 'As you like it' by Thomas Lodge( Book )

38 editions published between 1872 and 2010 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of emendation in Shakespeare by W. W Greg( Book )

32 editions published between 1928 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pericles, a concordance to the text of the first quarto of 1609 by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1940 and 1963 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Greg 1875-1959 Dr

Greg, Dr. (Walter Wilson), 1875-1959

Greg, W. W.

Greg, W. W. 1875-1962

Greg, Walter 1875-1962

Greg, Walter W.

Greg, Walter W. 1875-1959

Greg, Walter W. 1875-1962

Greg, Walter W. (Walter Wilson), 1875-1959

Greg, Walter Wilson, 1875-1959

Greg, Walter Wilson 1875-1959 Sir

Greg (Walter Wilson), Dr, 1875-1959

Greg, Walter Wilson, Sir, 1875-1959

W. W. Greg britischer Shakespearegelehrter

Walter Wilson Greg

Walter Wilson Greg bibliographe et professeur de lettres

Wilson Greg, Walter 1875-1962

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