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Humphreys, A. R. (Arthur Raleigh) 1911-

Overview
Works: 109 works in 678 publications in 4 languages and 12,045 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Naval history  Sea stories  Historical drama  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Juvenile works  Concordances 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2808.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by A. R Humphreys
The first part of King Henry the fourth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
106 editions published between 1930 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strongly theatrical perspective on the origins of Shakespeare's First Part of King Henry IV
The second part of King Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
75 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover series title: The Arden Shakespeare
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Book )
41 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 1,252 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."
The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Book )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Humphreys provides a fresh look at the play's date and its place in the Shakespeare canon and examines Shakespeare's transmutation of history into drama. He investigates the play's ethical and moral concerns and analyses its fortunes in performance, from its first staging to modern productions in different media
The Augustan world; life and letters in eighteenth-century England by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
26 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steele, Addison, and their periodical essays by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
22 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in 4 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Augustan worlds : new essays in eighteenth-century literature ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shenstone; an eighteenth-century portrait by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
18 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Augustan world : society, thought, and letters in eighteenth-century England by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare: Richard II by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
23 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry V notes, including life of Shakespeare, background of Henry V, genealogical tables, plot summary of Henry V, list of characters, summaries and commentaries, sixteenth-century political theory, questions for review, selected bibliography by William Shakespeare ( Book )
27 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henrik V, der er af fransk fyrsteslægt, hævder at have krav på Frankrigs trone. Med en lille hær overrasker og besejrer han det totalt uforberedte Frankrig. Efter nederlaget indvilger den franske konge i alle hans krav og giver sin datter til ægte
Melville by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and Italian and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Henry the Eighth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the last plays written by Shakespeare, ""Henry VIII"" is one of his finest historical dramas. Focusing on the life and times of Henry VIII, one of England's most dynamic rulers, the play examines and dramatizes monarchical life of 16th century England. The plot surrounds the events of King Henry VIII's annulment of his marriage to Katherine of Aragon and engagement to Ann Boleyn. The play portrays the suppression of the protestant reformation and the split of the Anglican and Catholic churches with great valor. In Shakespeare's Henry VIII, religious power and political
White-jacket : or, The world in a man-of-war by Herman Melville ( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long before penning Moby-Dick, which many regard as the quintessential American novel, author Herman Melville was captivated by life on the open sea. White Jacket adopts a different perspective, focusing on the brutal treatment that many sailors received at the hands of their superiors. In particular, it has been noted that this novel proved to be instrumental in banning the practice of flogging in several branches of the U.S. military
Joseph Andrews; preceded by, Shamela by Henry Fielding ( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding ( Book )
13 editions published between 1909 and 1974 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fielding's classic novel chronicles the adventures of Tom Jones, who was abandoned as an infant and grows into a lusty, imprudent young man. Promising to mend his ways, Tom competes with an abusive rival for the affections of a wealthy squire's daughter, and eventually learns the truth about his identity
The first part of Henry IV. by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1966 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Andrews and Shamela by Henry Fielding ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains two novels by Henry Fielding, including "Joseph Andrews," the story of a footman in eighteenth-century English who must protect his virtue from the advances of several women; and "Shamela," a parody of Samuel Richardson's novel of a servant girl whose virtuous behavior is rewarded with marriage
Daniel Defoe, 'Robinson Crusoe' : notes by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Humphreys, A. R.
Humphreys, A. R. 1911-
Humphreys, Arthur.
Humphreys, Arthur 1911-
Humphreys, Arthur Raleigh.
Humphreys, Arthur Raleigh 1911-
Languages
English (431)
Italian (2)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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