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Heywood, Thomas approximately 1574-1641

Overview
Works: 866 works in 3,560 publications in 8 languages and 47,779 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Biography  Manuscripts  Domestic drama  Prophecies  Sources  Records and correspondence 
Subject Headings: Dramatists, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Attributed name
Classifications: PR2574, 822.3
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A woman killed with kindness by Thomas Heywood( Book )

82 editions published between 1617 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman struggles to survive, and then struggles to die, in Thomas Heywood's startling domestic tragedy about the possession and punishment of women, probably first published in 1607. The marriage of John Frankford, a middling country gentleman, and his wife Anne is comfortable, if uneventful, until he gives his friend Wendoll the free use of his table and purse. Wendoll takes even more than was offered, and confesses his desperate love to Anne, who takes pity on him, and together they fall into infidelity. When they are discovered John banishes his wife to a distant manor, forbidden to see their two children, and it is in the comfort of her exile that she will starve herself to death. In the subplot, a woman devoted to her brother is offered as payment for his debts. Usually considered to be a domestic tragedy, 'A Woman Killed With Kindness' is complex in its didacticism, as Heywood explores the boundaries of marital punishment, and the moral weight of mercy
The fair maid of the west, parts I and II by Thomas Heywood( Book )

56 editions published between 1631 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Heywood by Thomas Heywood( Book )

47 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An apology for actors by Thomas Heywood( Book )

50 editions published between 1612 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first and second parts of King Edward IV by Thomas Heywood( Book )

18 editions published between 1842 and 2009 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward IV (1599) was printed no less than six times up to 1626, and was one of the best loved plays of the early modern period, but this edition is the first since the 1870s. Controversy surrounds every aspect of the play. Disputes over the ownership of the inn-yard playhouse in which it was first played erupted into violence during performances. The little known troop which first acted Edward IV used it to challenge the domination of the two principal companies. The play premiered at a moment when the representation of medieval history in any format was coming under the hostile scrutiny of the Elizabethan government
Sallust by Sallust( Book )

15 editions published between 1924 and 1967 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though biased, Sallust's extant work is valuable. It shows lively characterisation (in speeches after Thucydides' manner) and attempts to explain the meaning of events. The work on Catiline has been called a study in social pathology. Sallust's style anticipates that of the early Empire. -- Jacket
Love's mistress, or The Queen's Masque by Thomas Heywood( Book )

10 editions published between 1824 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hierarchie of the blessed angells. Their names, orders and offices; the fall of Lucifer with his angells by Thomas Heywood( Book )

32 editions published between 1635 and 1999 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In verse. The title page is engraved and signed: T Cecill sculp. With a preliminary imprimatur leaf. With four final contents leaves; the last leaf is blank. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99857466. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 13327. (vid) 23208. (DLPS) A03207.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A03207.0001.001. 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. Angels -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800. Cecil, Thomas, fl. 1630. Demonology -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800. Witchcraft -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800. Magic -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800
Pleasant dialogues and dramma's by Thomas Heywood( Book )

37 editions published between 1635 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The captives; or, The lost recovered by Thomas Heywood( Book )

13 editions published between 1921 and 1964 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oenone and Paris by Thomas Heywood( Book )

10 editions published between 1594 and 1943 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fair maid of the exchange. 1607 by Thomas Heywood( Book )

19 editions published between 1607 and 1963 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English traveller by Thomas Heywood( Book )

46 editions published between 1633 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signatures: A-K4. Reproduction of the original in the New York Public Library. (marc) 99839798. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 13315. (stc) Greg, II, 484. (vid) 4250. (DLPS) A03195.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A03195.0001.001. 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
The escapes of Jupiter by Thomas Heywood( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Malone Society Reprints
The dramatic works of Thomas Heywood : now first collected with illustrative notes and a memoir of the author by Thomas Heywood( Book )

18 editions published between 1874 and 1969 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greenes Tu quoque, or, The cittie gallant. : As it hath beene diuers times acted by the Queenes Maiesties seruants, written by Io. Cooke Gent by Jo Cooke( Book )

19 editions published between 1614 and 1640 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The first and second parts of King Edward IV
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Thomas HeywoodThe first and second parts of King Edward IVThomas Heywood's theatre, 1599-1639 : locations, translations, and conflictA woman killed with kindness and other domestic playsA cultural studies approach to two exotic citizen romances by Thomas Heywood