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Tate, Nahum 1652-1715

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Works: 1,243 works in 4,934 publications in 4 languages and 56,081 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Paraphrases  Operas  Poetry  Parodies, imitations, etc  Film adaptations  History  Nonfiction films  Filmed ballets  Filmed operas 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Lyricist, Editor, Other, Adapter, Contributor, Creator, Arranger, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

189 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 6,571 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 )

897 editions published between 1696 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 3,544 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( )

133 editions published between 1848 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,540 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
Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

36 editions published between 1681 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 646 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 )

4 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 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 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
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

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 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 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 )

21 editions published between 1692 and 2011 in English and held by 228 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 212 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 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Turkish letters of Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq, imperial ambassador at Constantinople, 1554-1562 by Ogier Ghislain de Busbecq( Book )

14 editions published between 1694 and 1963 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In four letters to his friend Nicholas Michault - who had been Busbecq's fellow student in Italy and afterwards was imperial ambassador to the Portuguese court - he details impressions on everything he saw and experienced in Turkey, including landscapes, plants, animals, Islam, ethnic groups, architecture, slavery, military matters, court practices, clothing, gender and domestic relations, and the Sultan himself."
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 127 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( )

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

The history of King Lear by Nahum Tate( Book )

25 editions published between 1768 and 1969 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dido and Aeneas : an opera
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English (1,619)

German (28)

French (3)

Italian (1)

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