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Brooke, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 44 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 4,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines, syllabi, etc  History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Historical drama  Art  Study guides  Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2823.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Brooke
Shakespeare's early tragedies by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
32 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1968. Shakespeare's Early Tragedies contains studies of six plays: Titus Andronicus, Richard III, Romeo and Juliet, Richard II, Julius Caesar and Hamlet. The emphasis is on the variety of the plays, and the themes, a variety which has been too often obscured by the belief in a single 'tragic experience'. The kind of experience the plays create and their quality as dramatic works for the stage are also examined. These essays develop an understanding of Shakespeare's use of the stage picture in relation to the emblematic imagery of El
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition of 'Macbeth' is accompanied by an introduction which discusses the evolution and adaptation of the text, and looks at the problem passages probably written by Middleton. It includes an annotation, glossarial index and a stage-history of the play
Bussy D'Ambois by George Chapman ( Book )
29 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horrid laughter in Jacobean tragedy by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
9 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare: King Lear by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
40 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poetic speech - Two stories - Ideas and images - Royal Lear - Lear's mind - Gloucester's eyes - Good reason - Evil passion - Regeneration - Desperation
Shakespeare: Richard II; a casebook by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare and baroque art by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford Shakespeare: "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bartleby.com, Inc. presents the full text of the play "Macbeth," as part of the full text of the 1914 Oxford edition of the "Complete Works of William Shakespeare." "Macbeth" was written in 1605-1606 by English dramatist and poet William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Romeo and Juliet by Nigel Alexander ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussion of Shakespeare's play, with readings of key scenes
InterpreĢter Richard III ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard II by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This exclusive collection of the Bard's works has been designed specifically for readers new to Shakespeare's rich literary legacy. Each of the plays is presented unabridged and in large print, copiously annotated and preceded by a character summary and commentary. Brief scene synopses clarify confusing plots, while incisive essays describe the historical context and Shakespeare's sources. The explanatory notes are written clearly and simply, illustrated, and positioned right next to the text--no more flipping pages back and forth to squint over microscopic footnotes! Topics for further discussion, critical comments, related essays, and a chronology of Shakespeare's life and work are included among the appendices to each volume. The books boast fine black-and-white photographs of stagings of the plays at Shakespeare Festivals around the globe. From the wide margins and big print to the extent of explanatory notes -- the full text of each play is presented in the clearest and most accessible format available
Julius Caesar by Nigel Alexander ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nigel Alexander and Nicholos Brooke discuss Shakespeare's "Julius Ceasar." Includes readings from the play
A casebook by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Design of ductile reinforced concrete moment resisting frames using grade 500E reinforcement by Nicholas Brooke ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare: Richard the Second Shakespeare: Richard II : a casebook ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabethan theatre ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare: King Lear by Nicholas Brooke ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear by Nicholas Brooke ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lecture on Shakespeare's play "King Lear."
Bussy d'Ambois : (1607) by George Chapman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brooke Nicholas S.
Languages
English (184)
French (4)
Italian (1)
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