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Ribner, Irving

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Works: 116 works in 415 publications in 3 languages and 15,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  History  Study guides  Comic books, strips, etc  Biography  Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PR2831.A2, 822.33
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The English history play in the age of Shakespeare by Irving Ribner ( Book )
41 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,767 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
Patterns in Shakespearian tragedy by Irving Ribner ( Book )
51 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,486 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 )
27 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete plays by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Their texts fully restored by recent scholarship, Marlowe's astonishing works can now be appreciated as originally written. This edition includes all of Marlowe's plays, including two versions of Doctor Faustus
Tudor and Stuart drama by Irving Ribner ( Book )
16 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The atheist's tragedy; or, The honest man's revenge by Cyril Tourneur ( Book )
12 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Faustus; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare ( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and held by 493 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 )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 426 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 378 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 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Book )
13 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in English and held by 339 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 life and death of King John by William Shakespeare ( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover title: King John. Contains the text of the play, information about Shakespeare and his theater, bibliography, key to famous passages, and explanatory notes
Poetry; a critical and historical introduction by Irving Ribner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julius Caesar, an outline-guide to the play by Irving Ribner ( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The troublesome reign and lamentable death of Edward the Second by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1984 in English and held by 247 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 first part of King Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England resides in a state of unrest as Henry IV despairs over his son and heir, Prince Henry, who is led into a life of debauchery by Falstaff, while the Percy family attempts to wrest the crown from the Bolingbroke line
The Jew of Malta; text and major criticism by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (222)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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