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Ribner, Irving

Overview
Works: 106 works in 558 publications in 3 languages and 16,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Juvenile works  History  Outlines and syllabi  Historical drama  Study guides  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Irving Ribner
 
Most widely held works by Irving Ribner
Patterns in Shakespearian tragedy by Irving Ribner( Book )

64 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1960. Patterns in Shakespearian Tragedy is an exploration of man's relation to his universe and the way in which it seeks to postulate a moral order. Shakespeare's development is treated accordingly as a growth in moral vision. His movement from play to play is carefully explored, and in the treatment of each tragedy the emphasis is on the manner in which its central moral theme shapes the various elements of drama
Jacobean tragedy; the quest for moral order by Irving Ribner( Book )

33 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete plays of Christopher Marlowe by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1977 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English history play in the age of Shakespeare by Irving Ribner( Book )

38 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1957. This edition re-issues the second edition of 1965. Recognized as one of the leading books in its field, The English History Play in the Age of Shakespeare presents the most comprehensive account available of the English historical drama from its beginning to the closing of the theatres in 1642 and relates this development to Renaissance historiography and Elizabethan political theory
Tudor and Stuart drama by Irving Ribner( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English history play in the age of Shakespeare by Irving Ribner( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The atheist's tragedy; or, The honest man's revenge by Cyril Tourneur( Book )

21 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Faustus; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1985 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to reading "Doctor Faustus" with a critical and appreciative mind. Includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tragic drama about a young prince attempting to avenge his father's murder. His uncle has seduced Hamlet's mother, killed his father, and usurped his claim to the crown. Hamlet's melancholic, irresolute temperament, however, inhibits decisive action and contributes to more calamities
Christopher Marlowe's Tamburlaine, part one and part two; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare ; an introduction to his life, times, and theatre by Irving Ribner( Book )

4 editions published between 1900 and 1969 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1971 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Complete Works of Shakespeare, now in its updated fourth edition, continues to present the text of Shakespeare as an enjoyable and fruitful experience for students and teachers alike. David Bevington, the current president of the Shakespeare Association of America, is widely recognized for his contributions to the field of Shakespearean scholarship. Throughout the anthology, all sections are introduced with a clarity specifically designed for classroom teaching. Important discussion issues are outlined, along with sources for each play and the stage history of performances. This updated version retains thoughtful commentaries on individual lines and phrases and provides stage directions so students can visualize the plays. Notable changes to this edition include the addition of The Two Noble Kinsmen, a more detailed examination of Troilus and Cressida, and A Funeral Elegy - a poem recently proposed with considerable authority as written by Shakespeare."--Jacket
Poetry; a critical and historical introduction by Irving Ribner( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two feuding families in Verona whose young adults fall in love and the misfortune that befalls them
... The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in English and held by 265 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
Julius Caesar, an outline-guide to the play by Irving Ribner( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward II; [a play] by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this new edition, Charles Forker provides the most complete and detailed edition of Edward II ever published."--BOOK JACKET. "The introduction contains a fresh analysis of the first quarto (including new evidence of its original dating) and a reconsideration of the play's complex relation to the Shakespearean histories that preceded and followed it. Charles Forker offers a fascinating and far-reaching discussion of Marlowe's use of sources, and presents a new argument for the drama's five-act structure. He delves into the conflicting and controversial opinions concerning the genre and sexual politics of the play, and also includes the fullest record of the stage history ever assembled."--BOOK JACKET. "With meticulous scholarship, Forker has collated some forty-six editions (including the important, rare, and usually ignored editions of Broughton and Oxberry in 1818). The appendices provide substantive variants from the Broughton and Oxberry texts as well as generous extracts from the sources. This edition will stand as the definitive scholarly text for Marlowe's most provocative play for years to come."--BOOK JACKET
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello, a Moorish general in the service of Venice, has married Desdemona, beautiful daughter of a Venetian Senator. But Iago, Othello's malignant ensign, is determined to destroy their happiness
The Jew of Malta; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward II; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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