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Child, Harold 1869-1945

Overview
Works: 143 works in 409 publications in 1 language and 5,699 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Periodicals  Historical drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Vocal scores  Cantatas 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Lyricist
Classifications: PR2822.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Harold Child
 
Most widely held works by Harold Child
King John by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Thomas Hardy by Harold Child( Book )

31 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1916 volume examines the work of the English novelist and poet
Essays and reflections by Harold Child( Book )

17 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Child (1869-1945) was a literary critic and writer who was prominent in the development of dramatic criticism, notably in his work on the history of Shakespearean production. Originally published in 1948, this collection appeared shortly after Child's death, and contains a memoir by noted Cambridge publisher Sir Sydney Castle Roberts (1887-1966). The text presents a broad selection of Child's writings, including everything from critical essays to informal pieces on topics such as 'Reading in Bed', exhibiting his lucid and engaging style. This is a highly readable book which will be of value to anyone with an interest in the works of Child, journalism and literary criticism
A Cotswald romance ; Death of Tintagiles by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Barnes of the Times by Derek Hudson( Book )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

21 editions published between 1934 and 1980 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Hamlet faces the challenge of avenging his father's murder in this tragic story of revenge
Hugh, the drover, or, Love in the stocks : a romantic ballad opera in two acts by Ralph Vaughan Williams( )

34 editions published between 1924 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French painting in the sixteenth century by Louis Dimier( Book )

3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigeneia at Aulis by Euripides( Book )

17 editions published in 1909 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this new translation of Euripides' celebrated Greek tragedy, W.S. Merwin and George E. Dimock, Jr. offer a compelling look at the devastating consequence of 'man's inhumanity to man.' A stern critique of Greek culture, Iphigeneia at Aulis condemns the Trojan War by depicting the power of political ambition and the ensuing repercussions of thoughtlessly falling to the will of constituency. The translation impressively re-creates the broad array of moral and emotional tones conveyed by Euripides, with a comprehensive introduction, notes on the text, and a glossary of mythica
The first[-second] part of the history of Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published between 1946 and 1958 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arraignment of Paris, 1584 by George Peele( Book )

9 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published between 1923 and 1962 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand, the king of Navarre, and three of his noblemen, are all dedicated to the study and the renunciation of women. These four meet the princess of France and her three attendants, and, inevitably, the men abandon their absurd principles
The Shakespearian productions of John Philip Kemble by Harold Child( Book )

10 editions published between 1935 and 1975 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh the drover, or, Love in the stocks by Ralph Vaughan Williams( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rubens by Max Rooses( Book )

8 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Burlington magazine( )

in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor player; the story of a failure by Harold Child( Book )

6 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Child (1869-1945) was a literary critic and writer who was prominent in the development of dramatic criticism, notably in his work on the history of Shakespearean production. Originally published in 1939, this book presents a humorous and self-deprecating account of Child's early experiences as an actor in various theatrical companies, prior to his decision to leave the stage and concentrate on writing. Illustrative figures are also included. This is a fascinating and highly readable book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in Child's writings and British theatre in general
Aucassin and Nicolette( Book )

4 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas More : (The Blessed Thomas More) by Henri Bremond( )

3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet little Linnet : arranged for mixed voice chorus (unaccompanied) by Maurice Jacobson( )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1951 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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King John
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Alternative Names
Child, Harold.

Child, Harold 1869-1945

Child, Harold H. 1869-1945

Child, Harold H. (Harold Hannyngton), 1869-1945

Child, Harold Hannyngton

Child, Harold Hannyngton 1869-1945

Harold Child Child, Harold Hannyngton (1869–1945), writer and theatre critic

Harold Hannyngton Child

Harold Hannyngton Child (1869–1945), writer and theatre critic

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English (225)