WorldCat Identities

LaMar, Virginia A.

Overview
Works: 105 works in 510 publications in 1 language and 17,254 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Tragedies (Drama)  Comedy plays  Pastoral drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, wpr
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Virginia A LaMar
 
Most widely held works by Virginia A LaMar
The historie of travell into Virginia Britania (1612) by William Strachey( )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript of Strachey's "The historie of travell into Virginia Britania ...," in unknown hand, with dedication and corrections written in Strachey's hand. Extra-illustrated with a copy of John Smith's 1612 map of Virginia (1st state) and 27 of De Bry's 1590 engravings of John White's drawings of Virginia (handcolored)
Life and letters in Tudor and Stuart England by Louis B Wright( Book )

12 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1959 and 1991 in English and held by 738 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 )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 706 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 merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1995 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello, a high-ranking Moorish soldier, marries Desdemona, daughter of a Venetian senator who opposes the marriage. Othello wins over her family, but a frustrated ensign, Iago, sabotages his happiness by insinuating that Desdemona is having an affair with Cassio, another officer. Jealousy, racial overtones, confusion, fear, and lies eventually destroy love, honor, friendship, and respect
The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1964 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play
The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

21 editions published between 1957 and 1973 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical information and critical essays accompany Shakespeare's play about a prince's wavering determination to avenge his father's murder
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 636 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
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 630 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 619 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 taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and held by 573 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
Travel and roads in England by Virginia A LaMar( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 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 Richard the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and held by 533 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
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 502 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 )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Henry the Fourth, part 2 by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1600. An annotated version of Shakespeare's play involving Prince Hal, Falstaff, and the troubled monarch, Henry IV. Provides historical perspective and plot summaries. Defines obscure terms and uses modern spelling
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 369 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 )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and held by 349 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
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "dark" comedy written during the Jacobean age. The play seems to show the author's concern with humane rather than legalistic justice in that it provides an ending emphasizing mercy and reconciliation
 
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The historie of travell into Virginia Britania (1612)
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English (275)