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Adams, Joseph Quincy 1881-1946

Overview
Works: 175 works in 585 publications in 3 languages and 11,291 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Spurious and doubtful works  Bibliography  Bibliography of bibliographies  Tragedies (Drama)  Sources  Comedies of manners  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PR3682, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Joseph Quincy Adams
 
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A life of William Shakespeare by Joseph Quincy Adams( Book )

65 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in English and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean playhouses : a history of English theatres from the beginnings to the restoration by Joseph Quincy Adams( Book )

44 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic records of Sir Henry Herbert, master of Revels, 1623-1673 by Great Britain( Book )

21 editions published between 1917 and 1964 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus : the first quarto, 1594, reproduced in facsimile from the unique copy in the Folger Shakespeare library by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1936 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington by Joseph Quincy Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jonson allusion-book; a collection of allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700 by Jesse Franklin Bradley( Book )

26 editions published between 1922 and 1972 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost of Lucrece by Thomas Middleton( Book )

12 editions published between 1937 and 1978 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate pilgrim by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Passionate Pilgrim is a collection of poems and sonnets that were attributed to William Shakespeare upon their publication, though it is unclear which of them were truly written by the bard. Three of the poems contained in The Passionate Pilgrim were originally written for Shakespeare's play Love's Labour's Lost.Known as "The Bard of Avon," William Shakespeare is arguably the greatest English-language writer known. Enormously popular during his life, Shakespeare's works continue to resonate more than three centuries after his death, as has his influence on theatre and literature. Shakespeare's innovative use of character, language, and experimentation with romance as tragedy served as a foundation for later playwrights and dramatists, and some of his most famous lines of dialogue have become part of everyday speech.HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library
John Mason's The Turke by John Mason( Book )

27 editions published between 1913 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oenone and Paris by Thomas Heywood( Book )

8 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discovery of the Barmudas (1610) by Silvester Jourdain( Book )

10 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published between 1929 and 1957 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentary by actors, directors, and critics accompanies the text of the most popular of the Shakespearian tragedies
A register of bibliographies of the English language and literature by Clark Sutherland Northup( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 1989 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Book )

6 editions published between 1910 and 1938 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immensely popular comedy of manners featuring such memorable characters as the lovely Lydia Languish, her suitor, Capt. Jack Absolute; and Lydia's aunt -- Mrs. Malaprop, cleverly revolves around false identities, romantic entanglements, and parental disapproval
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1898 and 1931 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy of a nobleman who becomes obsessed with a desire for power. Spurred by his wife, Lady Macbeth, he murders the king to assume the throne
The conventual buildings of Blackfriars, London, and the playhouses constructed therein by Joseph Quincy Adams( Book )

9 editions published between 1917 and 1970 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry the Fourth, part one by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While England is threatened by the Earl of Northumberland, Young Prince Hal cavorts in London's taverns, accompanied by the dissolute, entertaining Falstaff and his band of rogues. Much of this play's tension involves Prince Hal and Falstaff, as the former tries to live up to his duties and responsibilities. In creating Falstaff Shakespeare gave us one of the theater's most enduring and memorable characters
The Folger Shakespeare memorial library, administered by the Trustees of Amherst college; a report on progress, 1931-1941 by Folger Shakespeare Library( Book )

7 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sonnets by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Quincy Adams memorial studies by Folger Shakespeare Library( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Jonson allusion-book; a collection of allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700
Alternative Names
Adams, J. Q.

Adams, John Q.

Adams, Joseph Q.

Adams, Joseph Q. 1881-1946

Joseph Quincy Adams

Joseph Quincy Adams, Jr. Amerikaans literatuurspecialist (1880-1946)

Joseph Quincy Adams, Jr. Literaturwissenschaftler

Quincy Adams, Joseph 1881-1946

Languages
English (312)

German (2)

French (1)

Covers
The Jonson allusion-book; a collection of allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700