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Mack, Maynard 1909-2001

Overview
Works: 210 works in 863 publications in 1 language and 25,774 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Manuscripts  Film adaptations  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Director
Classifications: PN6014, 821.5
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Most widely held works about Maynard Mack
 
Most widely held works by Maynard Mack
The Norton anthology of world masterpieces( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature of Western culture since the Renaissance
Alexander Pope : a life by Maynard Mack( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noted Yale scholar and critic offers a complete biography of the great eighteenth-century poet, elucidating his skills as a doubly disadvantaged individual and his triumphs as a poet and spokesman for his times
King Lear in our time by Maynard Mack( Book )

33 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition first published in 1966. Previous edition published 1965 by the University of California Press. Perhaps more than any other play of Shakespeare's King Lear has been subjected to almost totally contradictory interpretations. In the first historical section of the book the author describes the varying concepts of the play and the distortions of text and even plot that have been widely used. Garrick's playing of Lear as a pathetic and down-trodden old man. Laughton's and Olivier's versions and Herbert Blaus's theory of the 'subtext' are described and analysed. The c
Essential articles for the study of Alexander Pope by Maynard Mack( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World masterpieces by Maynard Mack( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Literature of Western culture through the Renaissance
World masterpieces by Maynard Mack( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of the non-English literature from the editor's World masterpieces
Everybody's Shakespeare : reflections chiefly on the tragedies by Maynard Mack( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The garden and the city : retirement and politics in the later poetry of Pope, 1731-1743 by Maynard Mack( Book )

16 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetic traditions of the English Renaissance( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the short story by Robert W Boynton( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and selected works introduce the art of the short story
The Norton anthology of world masterpieces by Maynard Mack( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces offers great works of the Western tradition alongside masterpieces from China, Japan, India, the Middle East, Africa, and native America. It is a teaching anthology designed to make the world's literary masterworks accessible and teachable. - Publisher
English masterpieces; an anthology of imaginative literature from Chaucer to T.S. Eliot by Maynard Mack( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagined worlds : essays on some English novels and novelists in honour of John Butt by Maynard Mack( Book )

14 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last and greatest art : some unpublished poetical manuscripts of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope, recent essays by several hands by Maynard Mack( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Introduction to the poem by Robert W Boynton( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental edition of World masterpieces by Maynard Mack( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Norton anthology of world masterpieces( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Henry IV [part one] by William Shakespeare( Book )

27 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While King Henry IV rightly laments that his heir, the young Prince Hal, has not distinguished himself in battle, Hal is up to no good at the Boar's Head Tavern with his rotund cohort, Falstaff. With a rebellion rising against the throne at home, Hal lives it up in the ale houses of London, associating with petty schemers and masterminding practical jokes instead of military strategies. When his father sends a messenger to fetch his delinquent son, will Hal rally to the call?
 
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Alexander Pope : a life
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Alexander Pope : a lifeKing Lear in our timeEverybody's Shakespeare : reflections chiefly on the tragediesIntroduction to the short storyThe Norton anthology of world masterpiecesIntroduction to the poemThe Norton anthology of world masterpiecesThe history of Henry IV [part one]