WorldCat Identities

LaMar, Virginia A.

Overview
Works: 96 works in 493 publications in 1 language and 18,083 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical drama  Pastoral drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
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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 )

12 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 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 )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 707 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 )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello, a Moorish general in the service of Venice, has married Desdemona, beautiful daughter of a Venetian Senator. But Iago, Othello's malignant ensign, is determined to destroy their happiness
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 675 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 King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear banishes his favorite daughter when she speaks out against him. Little does he know that the two other daughters who praise him are actually plotting against him
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 1964 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and held by 640 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 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and held by 639 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 tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in English and held by 638 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
English dress in the age of Shakespeare by Virginia A LaMar( Book )

25 editions published between 1958 and 1979 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and held by 582 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
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and held by 550 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
Travel and roads in England by Virginia A LaMar( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folger guides provide lively, authoritative surveys of important aspects of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English cultural history. Attractively illustrated with material from contemporary documents, the Guides are designed for the general reader and are particularly valuable as enrichment resources for courses in Renaissance history and literature.The author provides an overview of the hardships and dangers of travel, as well as government restrictions placed on it for all sorts of social and political reasons
The tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 516 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 )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transcript of the Princeton MS, with Strachey's vocabulary of an Algonkian dialect and an essay on the same by James A. Geary. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1953
The history of Henry the Fourth, part 2 by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 376 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."
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's classic comedy in which fairy creatures meddle in the affairs of lovers wandering in the woods, with varying results
 
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Alternative Names
Freund, Virginia

Freund, Virginia L.

Freund, Virginia LaMar.

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Languages
English (290)

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