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Gay, John 1685-1732

Overview
Works: 1,552 works in 6,313 publications in 5 languages and 88,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Manuscripts  History  Fiction  Music 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Translator, Other, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Lyricist, Contributor, bib, Adapter
Classifications: AC4, 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 As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Lincolns-Inn-Fields. Written by Mr. Gay by John Gay( )
232 editions published between 1728 and 2009 in English and held by 3,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedic play
Fables by the late Mr. Gay. A new edition. In one volume complete by John Gay( )
122 editions published between 1767 and 1823 in English and held by 2,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acis and Galatea a serenata; as it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden. The musick composed by Mr. Handel by John Gay( )
176 editions published between 1732 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables by the late Mr. Gay. In one volume complete by John Gay( )
141 editions published between 1737 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems on several occasions By Mr. John Gay. by John Gay( )
142 editions published between 1720 and 1787 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables by the late Mr. Gay by John Gay( )
103 editions published between 1727 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggar's opera by John Gay( )
33 editions published between 1728 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HTML version of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera. With elaborate biographical note
The shepherd's week, 1714 by John Gay( )
107 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fables by John Gay( Book )
275 editions published between 1727 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The what d'ye call it a tragi-comi-pastoral farce. By Mr. John Gay by John Gay( )
115 editions published between 1715 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetical works of John Gay, including 'Polly', 'The beggar's opera' and selections from the other dramatic work by John Gay( Book )
74 editions published between 1777 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trivia, or, The art of walking the streets of London by John Gay( )
81 editions published between 1714 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Polly an opera. Being the second part of The beggar's opera. Written by Mr. Gay by John Gay( )
58 editions published between 1729 and 2005 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch( Recording )
70 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A familiar love story, presented in old English with many songs
Fables. By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the second by John Gay( )
66 editions published between 1738 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acis and Galatea [a masque] by George Frideric Handel( Recording )
29 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 957 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( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )
15 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighteenth century plays by John Hampden( Book )
14 editions published between 1928 and 1980 in English and held by 813 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
Fables. By the late Mr Gay. In two volumes by John Gay( )
31 editions published between 1750 and 2005 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gay, .. 1685-1732
Gay 1685-1732 Mister
Gay 1685-1732 Mr
Gay, Johann 1685-1732
Gay, John
Gay, John 1685-1732
Gay, Mister 1685-1732
Gay, Mr., 1685-1732
Ge, Ioann 1685-1732
גאי, ג'ון
גיי, ג'ון
جون جي، 1685-1732
ゲイ, ジョン
Languages
English (1,933)
German (7)
French (7)
Irish (3)
Japanese (1)
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