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D'Avenant, William 1606-1668

Overview
Works: 637 works in 2,305 publications in 2 languages and 35,245 library holdings
Genres: Parodies, imitations, etc  Drama  Biography  History  Miscellanea  Epic poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Tragicomedies  Art music 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Other, Attributed name, Adapter
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 1,077 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 728 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( )

16 editions published between 1687 and 1969 in English and held by 704 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 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1650 and 1977 in English and French and held by 617 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 )

31 editions published between 1668 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 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 )

41 editions published between 1672 and 1968 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinfonia concertante ; A tribute ; The morning watch ; Ode to the Queen by Edmund Rubbra( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 530 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
The siege of Rhodes : made a representation by the art of prospective in scenes, and the story sung in recitative musick, at the back part of Rutland-House in the upper end of Aldersgate-Street, London by William D'Avenant( )

21 editions published between 1656 and 1983 in English and held by 498 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 tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as it is now acted at His Highness the Duke of York's Theatre by William D'Avenant( )

8 editions published between 1676 and 1968 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 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( )

27 editions published between 1634 and 2012 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth : a tragædy : with all the alterations, amendments, additions, and new songs : as it's now acted at the Dukes Theatre by William D'Avenant( )

8 editions published between 1674 and 1968 in English and held by 385 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 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempest by Thomas Shadwell( )

17 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 323 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( )

15 editions published between 1658 and 1953 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Sr Francis Drake : exprest by instrumentall and vocall musick and by art of perspective in scenes, &c. : the first part by William D'Avenant( )

19 editions published between 1659 and 1960 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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