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Tate, Nahum 1652-1715

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Works: 1,268 works in 5,565 publications in 5 languages and 58,868 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Operas  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Paraphrases  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  Nonfiction films  Poetry  Psalters 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Lyricist, Editor, Other, Adapter, Contributor, Creator, Composer, Honoree, lbr, Bibliographic antecedent, Arranger, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
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Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

249 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 7,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
A new version of the Psalms of David : fitted to the tunes used in churches by Nahum Tate( Book )

1,197 editions published between 1696 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript copy written in Perth (Scotland) in 1810 of the work by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady, first published in 1696. Gilt leather binding with 2 ribbon markers and gilt page edges. Rulings in lead visible on some leaves. As in the first edition, the manuscript has no musical notation. The Psalms are followed by a page of texts for the Gloria Patri and a small number of hymn lyrics, including "Hark! the herald angels sing" as one of two Christmas hymn lyrics. An edition was published ca. 1810 by C. Whittingham for J. Reeves in London
Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

203 editions published between 1848 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling miniature opera, filled with intense drama and elegant song, lasts no more than an hour, yet unfolds a virtuoso range of expressive music, from a high-spirited sailors{u2019} dance to Dido{u2019}s touching lament "When I am laid in earth." First presented in 1689, remains the oldest operatic work still popularly performed. Authoritative early edition
Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Visual )

59 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido, queen of Carthage, has fallen in love with the Trojan prince, Aeneas. During the celebrations for the couples' union, the evil sorceress plots with her coven of witches for the couples' heartbreak and tragedy
... The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

43 editions published between 1681 and 1994 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lear, the King of Britain, has three daughters. Wishing to ease himself of the burden of rule, he determines to divide his kingdom between them, giving the largest share to she who can say she loves him the best
Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A consolatory poem to the Right Honourable John, Lord Cutts, upon the death of his most accomplish'd lady by Nahum Tate( Book )

25 editions published between 1698 and 2005 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second part of Absalom and Achitophel : a poem by Nahum Tate( Book )

27 editions published between 1682 and 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A present for the ladies : being an historical account of several illustrious persons of the female sex : to which is added The character of an accomplish'd virgin, wife, and widow, in verse by Nahum Tate( Book )

24 editions published between 1692 and 2011 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A duke and no duke : as it is acted by Their Majesties servants : to which is now added A preface concerning Farce, with an account of the personæ and larvæ, &c. of the ancient theatre by Nahum Tate( Book )

29 editions published between 1693 and 1984 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of King Richard the Second : acted at the Theatre royal, under the name of the Sicilian usurper by Nahum Tate( Book )

36 editions published between 1681 and 2017 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of King Lear : a tragedy: as it is now acted at the King's theatres. Revived, with alterations, by N. Tate by Nahum Tate( Book )

125 editions published between 1681 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay of a character of the late Right Honourable Sir George Treby Kt. : Lord Chief Justice of His Majesty's Court of Common Pleas by Nahum Tate( Book )

13 editions published between 1699 and 2011 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epistolary poem to N. Tate, Esquire, and poet laureat to His Majesty, occasioned by the taking of Namur by William Pittis( Book )

6 editions published between 1696 and 1970 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph, or warriours welcome : a poem on the glorious successes of the last year. With the Ode for New-Year's Day. 1705. By Mr. Tate by Nahum Tate( Book )

34 editions published between 1705 and 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of King Lear by Nahum Tate( Book )

23 editions published between 1768 and 1969 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The restoration of Nell Gwyn by Steve Trafford( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Full of humour and bawdy wit, this new comedy transports us into the wanton world of the English Restoration ... King Charles 2nd lies ill, Nell Gwyn, his royal whore, once the brightest star of the Restoration theatre, rages against her fate. What will become of her if Charles is summoned to his Maker? What perils will befall the English nation? Mistress Gwyn and Margery, her maid, lead us a merry dance, filled with their laughter, their tears, and Nell's enchanting songs of the Baroque"--Résumé de l'éditeur
The devil of a duke, or Trapolin's vagaries : a farcical ballad opera : to which is prefix'd the musick to each song by Robert Drury( Book )

22 editions published between 1732 and 1977 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dido and Aeneas : an opera
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Languages
English (2,047)

German (40)

French (5)

Italian (2)

Dutch (1)

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