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Gay, John 1685-1732

Overview
Works: 1,828 works in 7,893 publications in 7 languages and 103,293 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Scores  Film adaptations  Musical films  Librettos  Ballad operas  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Other, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Contributor, Musician, Adapter
Classifications: PR3473, 822.5
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Most widely held works about John Gay
 
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Most widely held works by John Gay
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Recording )

133 editions published between 1733 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded [in London?], Apr. 21-25, 1991
Twelve concerti grossi, opus six : complete in two volumes by George Frideric Handel( )

105 editions published between 1700 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I. Gesamtausgabe
Fables by John Gay( Book )

259 editions published between 1727 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

421 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedic play
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

29 editions published in 1973 in 3 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century plays by John Hampden( Book )

21 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cato, Jane Shore, The Beggar's Opera, Tom Thumb the Great, The London Merchant, The clandestine Marriage and the West Indian
The poetical works of John Gay, including 'Polly', 'The beggar's opera' and selections from the other dramatic work by John Gay( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1985 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hours after marriage : with the confederates and the two Keys by John Gay( Book )

83 editions published between 1717 and 2011 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acis and Galatea by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

28 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acis and Galatea: Masque in Two Acts (First Version), HWV 49. Libretto: John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Hughes
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by John Gay( Book )

165 editions published between 1737 and 1783 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems on several occasions Dedicated to the Reverend Dr. Delaune, president of St. John's college in Oxford by John Gay( Book )

136 editions published between 1720 and 1787 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shepherd's week in six pastorals by John Gay( Book )

112 editions published between 1714 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by the late Mr. Gay. In one volume complete by John Gay( Book )

219 editions published between 1764 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables. By the late Mr Gay. Volume the second by John Gay( Book )

89 editions published between 1738 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera : Written by Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )

56 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables. By the late Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )

51 editions published between 1733 and 1834 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trivia : or, the art of walking the streets of London. By Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )

43 editions published between 1716 and 1760 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems on several occasions by John Gay( Book )

44 editions published between 1771 and 1775 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polly an opera. Being the second part of The beggar's opera. Written by Mr. Gay by John Gay( Book )

39 editions published between 1729 and 1772 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The beggar's opera
Alternative Names
Gay 1685-1732

Gay 1685-1732 Mister

Gay 1685-1732 Mr

Gay, Johann 1685-1732

Gay, John

Gay, Johnann 1685-1732

Gay, Juan

Gay, Juan, 1685-1732

Gay, Mister 1685-1732

Gay, Mr., 1685-1732

Ge, Ioann

Ge, Ioann 1685-1732

John Gay angielski poeta i dramaturg

John Gay Brits auteur

John Gay écrivain britannique

John Gay englischer Schriftsteller

John Gay poeta e drammaturgo britannico

Τζον Γκέι Άγγλος ποιητής και δραματουργός

Гэй Д. 1685-1732

Джон Гей

Ջոն Գեյ

גאי, ג'ון

ג'ון גיי

ג'ון גיי סופר בריטי

גי, ג'ון 1685-1732

גיי, ג'ון

جان گی

جون جي، 1685-1732

ಜಾನ್ ಗೇ

게이, 존 1685-1732

존 게이

ゲイ, ジョン

ジョン・ゲイ

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