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Clemen, Wolfgang

Overview
Works: 137 works in 597 publications in 3 languages and 11,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Comic books, strips, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Graphic novels 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, ed, Commentator, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PR2827.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Wolfgang Clemen
The development of Shakespeare's imagery by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
82 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1951. The edition reprints the second, updated, edition, of 1977. When first published this book quickly established itself as the standard survey of Shakespeare's imagery considered as an integral part of the development of Shakespeare's dramatic art. By illustrating, through the use of examples the progressive stages of Shakespeare's use of imagery, and in relating it to the structure, style and subject matter of the plays, the book throws new light on the dramatist's creative genius. The second edition includes a new preface and an up-to-date bibliograph
English tragedy before Shakespeare; the development of dramatic speech by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
47 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in English 1961, this reissue relates the problems of form and style to the development of dramatic speech in pre-Shakespearean tragedy. The work offers positive standards by which to assess the development of pre-Shakespearean drama and, by tracing certain characteristics in Elizabethan tragedy which were to have a bearing on Shakespeare's dramatic technique, helps to illuminate the foundations on which Shakespeare built his dramatic oeuvre
Chaucer's early poetry by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
25 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A commentary on Shakespeare's Richard III by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
25 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1968. Providing a detailed and rigorous analysis of Richard III, this Commentary reveals every nuance of meaning whilst maintaining a firm grasp on the structure of the play. The result is an outstanding lesson in the methodology of Shakespearian criticism as well as an essential study for students of the early plays of Shakespeare
Shakespeare's dramatic art: collected essays by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1972. Studying Shakespeare's 'art of preparation', this book illustrates the relationship between the techniques of preparation and the structure and theme of the plays. Other essays cover Shakespeare's use of the messenger's report, his handling of the theme of appearance and reality and the basic characteristics of Shakespearian drama
Shakespeare's soliloquies by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven soliloquies are examined in this work, illustrating how the spectator or reader is led to the soliloquy and how the drama is continued afterwards
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Book )
22 editions published between 1898 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mix-ups and mishaps occur when Oberon, the King of the Fairies, doses his sleeping wife with a magical potion that causes her to fall in love with the first living thing she sees upon awakening
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical and historical notes accompany this comedy of fairies, star-crossed lovers, and workmen trying to put on a wedding celebration play
Shakespeare's soliloquies; the presidential address of the Modern Humanities Research Association, 1964 by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1977 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kommentar zu Shakespeares Richard III; Interpretation eines Dramas by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in German and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Tragödie vor Shakespeare; ihre Entwicklung im Spiegel der dramatischen Rede by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
6 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originalität und Tradition in der englischen Dichtungsgeschichte : vorgetragen am 3. Februar 1978 by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in German and English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaucers frühe Dichtung by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
10 editions published in 1963 in German and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's soliloquies by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeares bilder, ihre entwicklung und ihre funktionen im dramatischen werk; mit einem ausblick auf bild und gleichnis im elisabethanischen zeitalter by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
9 editions published in 1936 in German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Drama Shakespeares. Ausgewählte Vorträge und Aufsätze by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeares Monologe by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der junge Chaucer; Grundlagen und Entwicklung seiner Dichtung by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
7 editions published in 1938 in German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Problem des Stilwandels in der englischen Dichtung by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
9 editions published in 1968 in German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wandlung des Botenberichts bei Shakespeare by Wolfgang Clemen ( Book )
13 editions published in 1952 in German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Clemen, W. H.
Clemen, Wolfgang.
Clemen, Wolfgang H. 1909-1990
وولفجانج إتش. كليمن، 1909-
Languages
English (256)
German (92)
French (1)
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