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D'Avenant, William 1606-1668

Overview
Works: 616 works in 2,224 publications in 2 languages and 30,547 library holdings
Genres: Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Drama  Biography  Miscellanea  Epic poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Tragicomedies  Art music 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Attributed name, Translator, Other, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PR2877, 821.4
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The tempest, or, The enchanted island : a comedy, as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by William Shakespeare( Book )

37 editions published between 1670 and 1978 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare adaptations. The tempest, the mock tempest, and King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter poems, and songs from the plays and masques by William D'Avenant( Book )

15 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly edition of works by Sir William Davenant. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus
Sinfonia concertante ; A tribute ; The morning watch ; Ode to the Queen by Edmund Rubbra( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gondibert : an heroick poem by William D'Avenant( Book )

35 editions published between 1650 and 1977 in English and French and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Errata: prelim. p. [2]. Unfinished, ends with the "middle of the third book; which makes an equal half of the Poem". cf. Postscript. "The author's preface to his much honour'd friend Mr. Hobs" (p. 1-51) and "The answer of Mr. Hobbes" (p. 52-64) with a part of the poem were printed at Paris in 1650, under title: A discourse upon Gondibert, an heroick poem. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12951736. (stc) Wing D326. (vid) 95940. (DLPS) A37179.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A37179.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679
The rivals : a comedy acted by His Highnes the Duke of York's servants by William D'Avenant( Book )

29 editions published between 1668 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The siege of Rhodes : made a representation by the art of prospective in scenes, and the story sung in recitative musick, at the Cock-pit in Drury Lane by William D'Avenant( )

19 editions published between 1656 and 1983 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anonymous. By Sir William D'Avenant. In verse. Identified as Wing D341A on reel 1439 of UMI microfilm "Early English books, 1641-1700. Reproductions of the originals in the Dyce Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum (reel 1846) and in the Harvard University Library (reel 1439). (marc) 99834865. (stc) Wing (2nd ed., 1994) D341. (stc) Greg 763b1. (vid) 39473. (DLPS) A37187.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A37187.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Rhodes (Greece : Island) -- History -- Siege, 1522 -- Drama -- Early works to 1800
The works of Sr. William Davenant, Kt. : consisting of those which were formerly printed and those which he design'd for the press : now published out of the authors originall copies by William D'Avenant( Book )

39 editions published between 1672 and 1968 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Davenant's Gondibert by William D'Avenant( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Davenant was one of the rare figures in English Renaissance theatre whose career spanned both the Caroline and Restoration eras and who was active both before and after the English Civil War and during the Interregnum
Love and honour by William D'Avenant( )

28 editions published between 1634 and 2012 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic works : With prefatory memoir and notes by William D'Avenant( Book )

23 editions published between 1872 and 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cruell brother : a tragedy by William D'Avenant( )

25 editions published between 1630 and 2011 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth : a tragedy : with all the alterations, amendments, additions and new songs : as it is now acted at the Theatre Royal by William D'Avenant( Book )

15 editions published between 1687 and 1969 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempest by Thomas Shadwell( )

17 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cruelty of the Spaniards in Peru : exprest by instrumentall and vocall musick, and by art of perspective in scenes, &c by William D'Avenant( )

14 editions published between 1658 and 1953 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The siege of Rhodes. as they were lately represented at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre in Lincoln-Inne Fields by William D'Avenant( Book )

18 editions published between 1663 and 1977 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first days entertainment at Rutland-House : by declamations and musick, after the manner of the ancients by William D'Avenant( )

18 editions published between 1656 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britannia triumphans : a masque by Inigo Jones( )

26 editions published between 1637 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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William D'Avenant poète et dramaturge anglais

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Languages
English (525)

French (3)

Covers
Poetry Criticism, Volume 99