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Tate, Nahum 1652-1715

Overview
Works: 1,234 works in 5,432 publications in 4 languages and 58,524 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Prayers and devotions  Paraphrases  Operas  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Lyricist, Editor, Other, Adapter, Contributor, Creator, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, lbr, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: BX5145, 782.1
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Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

244 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 7,212 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 )

1,180 editions published between 1696 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 4,439 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( )

195 editions published between 1848 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,633 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 )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A danced performance of the Baroque opera Dido and Aeneas. Dido, the noble queen of Carthage, has fallen in love with the Trojan Prince Aeneas. While the court celebrates the imminent union of the two monarchs, the evil sorceress with her coven of witches plots their downfall. Romance leads to heartbreak and tragedy
Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

35 editions published between 1681 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lear, the aging King of Britain, has chosen to lay aside the care of kingship and divide his kingdom between his three daughters. Their share is to be determined by their love for him. Two daughters speak with grandiose expressions of love while the third daughter finds nothing to say. The courts disinherit the third daughter, Cordelia. Much treachery, murder, and deceit ensued and Lear and Cordelia are captured and sentenced to death
The history of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play with a contemporary line-by-line paraphrase printed on the facing pages
Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas : an opera by Henry Purcell( )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of King Richard the Second, 1681 by William Shakespeare( Book )

38 editions published between 1681 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 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 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the sacred memory of our late sovereign, with a congratulation to His Present Majesty by Nahum Tate( Book )

25 editions published between 1685 and 2011 in English and held by 270 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 256 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 )

23 editions published between 1692 and 2011 in English and held by 230 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 213 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 202 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 held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of common prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church according to the use of the Church of England by Church of England( Book )

84 editions published between 1696 and 1863 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engraved plates consist of "The Powder Plot Nov. 5," "K. Charles I murthered, " and "K. Charles II his return, " all with captions referencing Biblical verses
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 125 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 )

32 editions published between 1705 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (2,122)

German (37)

French (5)

Italian (2)

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