WorldCat Identities

LaMar, Virginia A.

Overview
Works: 90 works in 402 publications in 1 language and 17,329 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Outlines and syllabi  Tragedies (Drama)  Historical drama  Pastoral drama  Study guides 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Virginia A LaMar
 
Most widely held works by Virginia A LaMar
Life and letters in Tudor and Stuart England by Louis B Wright( Book )

13 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on various aspects of the culture of Shakespeare's England
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spine title: Macbeth. Shakespeare's tragedy of prophecy and royal murder in medieval Scotland
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the text of the play, information about Shakespeare and his theater, bibliography, key to famous lines and phrases, and explanatory notes
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello, a high-ranking Moorish soldier, marries Desdemona, daughter of a Venetian senator who opposes the marriage. Othello wins over her family, but a frustrated ensign, Iago, sabotages his happiness by insinuating that Desdemona is having an affair with Cassio, another officer. Jealousy, racial overtones, confusion, fear, and lies eventually destroy love, honor, friendship, and respect
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the text of the play, information about Shakespeare and his theater, bibliography, key to famous lines and phrases, and explanatory notes
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 1964 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the king of Denmark suddenly dies, his brother, Claudius, ascends the throne and marries the king's widow, Gertrude, to solidify his reign. Prince Hamlet, sullen after his father's passing and mother's sudden remarriage, soon learns the treacherous truth about his father's death, and swears to take his revenge on the man responsible
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Shakespeare's most popular plays including information on Shakespeare and the theatre. Viola and Sebastian are twins separated after a shipwreck. Twelfth Night is a companion piece to As You Like It
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's tragedy in which an English king foolishly splits his kingdom between the two daughters plotting his doom and disinherits his favorite for speaking out against him
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is a tragedy written early in the career of playwright William Shakespeare about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately unite their feuding families. It is among Shakespeare's most popular archetypal stories of young, teenage lovers
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's comedy tells of a "shrew," Katherina, who is so ill-tempered she seems unlikely to find a husband, and how her father refuses to let her younger sister marry until Katherina is off his hands. Petruchio appears and asks for Katherina's hand, betting that he can tame her
The tragedy of Richard the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Travel and roads in England by Virginia A LaMar( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's great tragedy recounts the fateful love affair between the Roman triumvir Marc Antony and Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt
The tragedy of Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Henry the Fourth, part 2 by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historie of travell into Virginia Britania (1612) by William Strachey( Book )

21 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript of Strachey's "The historie of travell into Virginia Britania ...," in unknown hand, with dedication and corrections written in Strachey's hand. Extra-illustrated with a copy of John Smith's 1612 map of Virginia (1st state) and 27 of De Bry's 1590 engravings of John White's drawings of Virginia (handcolored)
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Claudio has fallen for the lovely heiress Hero. The path to the alter seems smooth until the evil Don John decides to intervene."
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "dark" comedy written during the Jacobean age. The play seems to show the author's concern with humane rather than legalistic justice in that it provides an ending emphasizing mercy and reconciliation
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the text of the play, information about Shakespeare and his theater, bibliography, key to famous lines, and explanatory notes
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.14 for The traged ... to 0.40 for The mercha ...)

As you like it
Alternative Names
Freund, Virginia

Freund, Virginia L.

Freund, Virginia LaMar.

LaMar, Virginia A.

Languages
English (223)

Covers
The merchant of VeniceThe historie of travell into Virginia Britania (1612)