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D'Avenant, William 1606-1668

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Works: 610 works in 2,211 publications in 2 languages and 29,945 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biography  Miscellanea  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragicomedies  Tragedies (Drama)  Epic poetry  Art music 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Adapter, Other
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Five Restoration adaptations of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

43 editions published between 1670 and 1978 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 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 499 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 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Sr William D'avenant 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 )

45 editions published between 1672 and 1994 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rivals : a comedy acted by His Highnes the Duke of York's servants by William D'Avenant( Book )

31 editions published between 1668 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 1650 and 1977 in English and French and held by 333 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
Dramatic works : With prefatory memoir and notes by William D'Avenant( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 300 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 )

16 editions published between 1687 and 1969 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The siege of Rhodes. as they were lately represented at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre in Lincolns-Inn Fields : the first part being lately enlarg'd by William D'Avenant( Book )

17 editions published between 1663 and 1977 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and honour by William D'Avenant( Book )

28 editions published between 1634 and 2012 in English and held by 229 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( Book )

19 editions published between 1656 and 1983 in English and held by 196 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
Salmacida spolia : a masque by William D'Avenant( Book )

49 editions published between 1639 and 2011 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1630 and 2011 in English and held by 156 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( Book )

14 editions published between 1658 and 1953 in English and held by 120 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( Book )

18 editions published between 1656 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempest by Thomas Shadwell( Book )

17 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davenant's Macbeth from the Yale manuscript; an edition with a discussion of the relation of Davenant's text to Shakespeare's by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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