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

Overview
Works: 139 works in 791 publications in 3 languages and 12,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Naval history  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  Historical drama  Domestic fiction  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, 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 )
102 editions published between 1930 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strongly theatrical perspective on the origins of Shakespeare's First Part of King Henry IV
The second part of the History of Henry IV by William Shakespeare ( Book )
82 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover series title: The Arden Shakespeare
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Book )
50 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Book )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 1,219 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
Steele, Addison, and their periodical essays by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
28 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Augustan world; life and letters in eighteenth-century England by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
37 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shenstone; an eighteenth-century portrait by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
21 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Augustan worlds : new essays in eighteenth-century literature ( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Augustan world : society, thought, and letters in eighteenth-century England by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
9 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melville by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
10 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare: Richard II by A. R Humphreys ( Book )
21 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry V by William Shakespeare ( Book )
28 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toneelstuk
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 VIII by William Shakespeare ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White-jacket; or, The world in a man-of-war by Herman Melville ( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 244 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
Augustan worlds ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Andrews; preceded by, Shamela by Henry Fielding ( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding ( Book )
14 editions published between 1909 and 1974 in English and held by 114 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
Joseph Andrews ; and Shamela by Henry Fielding ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Augustan worlds : essays in honour of A.R. Humphreys by J. C Hilson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 84 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 (480)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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