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Harrison, G. B. (George Bagshawe) 1894-1991

Overview
Works: 631 works in 2,724 publications in 4 languages and 46,365 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Study guides  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Sources  Portraits  Records and correspondence  Liturgical lessons 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Narrator, Translator, Illuminator, Performer
Classifications: PR3329, 822.33
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A companion to Shakespeare studies by Harley Granville-Barker ( Book )
79 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The studies in this volume cover all aspects of Shakespearian scholarship. It begins with Shakespeare's biography, describes the theatres and companies of the time, and analyses Shakespeare's dramatic and poetic genius. There are also studies of his work in relation to the English spoken at the time, his use and knowledge of music, and his sources. Other essays cover the national and social background. A final group touches on the text of the plays, Shakespearian criticism and scholarship, and Shakespeare in the theatre
Introducing Shakespeare by G. B Harrison ( Book )
173 editions published between 1939 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of some of Shakespeare's greatest speeches, scenes, sonnets and some of his more familiar expressions - Monologues
Major British writers by G. B Harrison ( Book )
15 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes Chaucer; Spenser; Shakespeare; Bacon; Donne; Milton; Dryden; Swift; Pope; Johnson; Boswell
Elizabethan plays and players by G. B Harrison ( Book )
40 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indhold: The building of the theatre ; John Lyly ; Stage and university ; New dramatists ; Greene turns playwright ; The death of Greene ; The death of Marlowe ; Edward Alleyn and the Admiral's men ; The Chamberlain's men ; The humours ; Ben Jonson ; The Globe ; Boy players ; Essex's rebellion ; The stage war ; The end of an era
Shakespeare's critics; from Jonson to Auden, a medley of judgments by Arthur M Eastman ( Book )
14 editions published between 1064 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragedies by G. B Harrison ( Book )
56 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1951. G B Harrison here recognizes that Shakespeare's tragedies were intended for performance in a theatre and that the playwright's conspicuous gift among his contemporaries was a sympathy for joy and sorrow, pity and terror, and right and wrong of his people. The plays covered are: Titus Andronicus, Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Troilus and Cressida, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth, Antony and Cleopatra, Coriolanus and Timon of Athens
Shakespeare at work, 1592-1603 by G. B Harrison ( Book )
36 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatre and his dramatic development through the last years of Elizabeth's reign. Originally published in 1933 and republished in 1958, this great work is an imagining, in plain narrative, of the life of Shakespeare backed with evidence of the history of the stage. Whatever wider significances modern critics distill from Shakespeare's plays, it remains an elementary fact that he wrote plays to interest and entertain his contemporaries and this book takes a look at the immediate interests of his audience and how his work responde
England in Shakespeare's day by G. B Harrison ( Book )
38 editions published between 1669 and 2013 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1928. This book collects together over one hundred sources by Elizabethan authors which show English life in English literature. Most of them have been selected as much to catch the atmosphere as the moods of the period, and come from the great Elizabethan writers who can transmit the essence of the time. A 'gallery of Elizabethan pictures' rather than a complete survey of life in Shakespeare's day, the spelling and punctuation have been modernized throughout. To enable those who wish to read the extracts in their context, references are given to the most accessible
John Bunyan; a study in personality by G. B Harrison ( Book )
27 editions published between 1928 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profession of English by G. B Harrison ( Book )
11 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Elizabethan journals, being a record of those things most talked of during the years 1591-1603. Comprising An Elizabethan journal, 1591-4, A second Elizabethan journal, 1595-8, A last Elizabethan journal, 1599-1603 by G. B Harrison ( Book )
24 editions published between 1938 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Elizabethan journal; being a record of those things most talked about during the years 1591-1594 by G. B Harrison ( Book )
29 editions published between 1928 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Jacobean journal; being a record of those things most talked of during the years 1603-1606 by G. B Harrison ( Book )
27 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fovre letters and certeine sonnets, especially touching Robert Greene and other parties by him abused, 1592 by Gabriel Harvey ( Book )
10 editions published between 1922 and 1966 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reply to Robert Greene's "A qvip for an vpstart courtier, London, 1592" in the original edition of which was a satirical notice of Harvey and his brothers
A second Jacobean journal; being a record of those things most talked of during the years 1607 to 1610 by G. B Harrison ( Book )
17 editions published between 1928 and 1999 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace abounding to the chief of sinners by John Bunyan ( Book )
38 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You've heard his namenow read his classic spiritual autobiography. Here is John Bunyan's Grace Abounding, an important and powerful book abridged and updated for today's reader. Written more than three centuries ago, this Christian classic still speaks to readers, addressing concerns that trouble the human heart today just as they did in the 1600s. Grace Abounding gives an account of God's exceeding goodness in the life of his poor servant John Bunyanas well as Bunyan's call to the ministry and his imprisonment for that ministry. It's a powerful introduction to a giant of the faith, and an encouraging story of God's power to change people
Groats-vvorth of witte, bought with a million of repentance. The repentance of Robert Greene, 1592 by Robert Greene ( Book )
13 editions published between 1923 and 1966 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare the man and his stage by E. A. Greening Lamborn ( Book )
39 editions published between 1923 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pierce Penilesse, his supplication to the Divell, 1592 by Thomas Nash ( Book )
13 editions published between 1924 and 1966 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satire on the vices of the time; includes a defense of poetry, and of stage plays
 
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Alternative Names
Bagshawe Harrison, George
Bagshawe Harrison, George 1894-1991
Harrison, G.
Harrison, G. B.
Harrison, G.B. 1894-1991
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Harrison, George Bagshawe 1894-1991
Languages
English (718)
German (1)
Polish (1)
Swedish (1)
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