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Mulryne, J. R.

Overview
Works: 53 works in 379 publications in 3 languages and 10,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Designs and plans 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Honoree, edc
Classifications: PR3184, 822.3
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Most widely held works about J. R Mulryne
 
Most widely held works by J. R Mulryne
The Spanish tragedy by Thomas Kyd( Book )

53 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Spanish Tragedy' is the best known play by Thomas Kyd, one of Shakespeare's chief predecessors and early contemporaries. It brings to life intrigues of the Spanish court, vividly juxtaposing romantic passion, sudden death and clandestine politics
Shakespeare's Globe rebuilt( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honoured guest; new essays on W.B. Yeats by Denis Donoghue( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women beware women by Thomas Middleton( Book )

34 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the great Renaissance playwrights, Middleton wrote tragedies essentially different from either Marlowe's or Shakespeare's, being wittier than the former and more grittily ironic than the latter. The genre of 'citizen tragedy' came into its own in the eighteenth century, but Middleton can claim to have created it: Bianca, wife of a middling commercial agent, arouses the lust of the Duke of Florence and becomes his mistress, first secretly, then openly and finally, after her husband has been seduced by the scheming Lady Livia and stabbed by Livia's brother, the Duke's wife. Livia plots he
The white devil by John Webster( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tragedy in five acts by John Webster, performed and published as The White Divel in 1612. The play is based on actual events that occurred in Italy during the 1580s. The drama follows the love affair between the Duke of Brachiano and Vittoria Corombona, two of the play's many unscrupulous characters
Shakespeare: Much ado about nothing by J. R Mulryne( Book )

32 editions published between 1965 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Middleton by J. R Mulryne( Book )

17 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre and government under the early Stuarts / edited by J.R. Mulryne and Margaret Shewring( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Court festivals of the European Renaissance : art, politics, and performance( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War, literature, and the arts in sixteenth-century Europe( Book )

16 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare and the Japanese stage by Takashi Sasayama( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shakespeare has been performed in Japan since shortly before the reopening of the country to the West in the Meiji period (1868-1912). This book breaks new ground by studying the interaction of Japanese and Western conceptions of Shakespeare, and the assimilation of Shakespeare into a richly traditional theatre practice." "The book is a collaboration between leading Shakespeare scholars from Japan and the West. The first part deals with key twentieth-century moments in the assimilation of Shakespeare, including the work of world-famous Japanese directors such as Ninagawa, Suzuki and Noda; the second part considers parallels and differences between Japanese and Western theatre over a longer timespan, focusing on the relationship of Shakespeare to traditional Japanese Noh, Kabuki, Bunraku and Kyogen."--BOOK JACKET
Shakespeare, Marlowe, Jonson : new directions in biography by Takashi Kozuka( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable resurgence of interest has taken place over recent years in a biographical approach to the work of early modern poets and dramatists, in particular to the plays and poems of Shakespeare, Marlowe and Jonson. The contributors to this volume approach the topic in a manner that is at once critically and historically alert. They acknowledge that the biographical evidence for all three authors is limited, thus throwing the emphasis acutely on interpretation. In addition to new scholarship, the essays are valuable for their awareness of the challenges posed by recent redirections of criti
Theatre of the English and Italian Renaissance( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian Renaissance festivals and their European influence( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making space for theatre : British architecture and theatre since 1958 by Ronnie Mulryne( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guild and guild buildings of Shakespeare's Stratford : society, religion, school and stage by J. R Mulryne( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guild buildings of Shakespeare's Stratford represent a rare instance of a largely unchanged set of buildings which draw together the threads of the town's civic life. With its multi-disciplinary perspectives on this remarkable group of buildings, this volume provides a comprehensive account of the religious, educational, legal, social and theatrical history of Stratford, focusing on the sixteenth century and Tudor Reformation. The essays interweave with one another to provide a map of the complex relationships between the buildings and their history. Opening with an investigation of the Guildhall, which served as the headquarters of the Guild of the Holy Cross until the Tudor Reformation, the book explores the building's function as a centre of local government and community law and as a place of entertainment and education. It is beyond serious doubt that Shakespeare was a school boy here, and the many visits to the Guildhall by professional touring players during the latter half of the sixteenth-century may have prompted his acting and playwriting career. The Guildhall continues to this day to house a school for the education of secondary-level boys. The book considers educational provision during the mid sixteenth century as well as examining the interaction between touring players and the everyday politics and social life of Stratford. At the heart of the volume is archaeological and documentary research which uses up-to-date analysis and new dendrochronological investigations to interpret the buildings and their medieval wall paintings as well as proposing a possible location of the school before it transferred to the Guildhall. Together with extensive archival research into the town's Court of Record which throws light on the commercial and social activities of the period, this rich body of research brings us closer to life as it was lived in Shakespeare's Stratford
Ceremonial entries in early modern Europe : the iconography of power by J. R Mulryne( Book )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fourteen essays that comprise this volume concentrate on festival iconography, the visual and written languages, including ephemeral and permanent structures, costume, dramatic performance, inscriptions and published festival books that 'voiced' the social, political and cultural messages incorporated in processional entries in the countries of Early Modern Europe. The volume also includes a transcript of the newly-discovered Register of Lionardo di Zanobi Bartholini, a Florentine merchant, which sets out in detail the expenses for each worker for the possesso (or Entry) of Pope Leo X to Rome in April 1513"--
Europa triumphans : court and civic festivals in early modern Europe by J. R Mulryne( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Cottesloe at the National : infinite riches in a little room( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance : essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne by Margaret Shewring( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the first book-length study of waterborne festivities in Renaissance and early modern Europe, this collection of essays draws on a rich array of sources, many previously un-researched, to explore aspects of scenography, choreography, music, fashion, painting, sculpture, architecture, stage-and personnel-management and urban planning as evinced in spectacles staged on water. Often taking the form of re-enactments of naval battles or legendary seaborne quests, these festivals seek to buttress civic and national pride, make claims to mastery over the sea and landscape, and explore the imaginat
 
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Alternative Names
Mulryne, J. R.

Mulryne, J.R. 1937-

Mulryne, J. Ronnie.

Mulryne, James R.

Mulryne, James R. 1937-

Mulryne, James Ronald.

Mulryne, James Ronald 1937-

Mulryne, Ronnie.

Mulryne Ronnie 1937-....

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Shakespeare's Globe rebuiltWomen beware womenTheatre and government under the early Stuarts / edited by J.R. Mulryne and Margaret ShewringCourt festivals of the European Renaissance : art, politics, and performanceShakespeare and the Japanese stageShakespeare, Marlowe, Jonson : new directions in biographyTheatre of the English and Italian RenaissanceEuropa triumphans : court and civic festivals in early modern Europe