WorldCat Identities

Howard, Robert Sir 1626-1698

Overview
Works: 331 works in 1,075 publications in 2 languages and 13,630 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Operas  Biography  Portraits  Comedy plays  Controversial literature  Sources  Musical settings  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: PR3517.H3, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Robert Howard
 
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Most widely held works by Robert Howard
The Indian queen by Henry Purcell( )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian Queen: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 630. Libretto: John Dryden and Robert Howard
The country gentleman : a "lost" play and its background by Robert Howard( Book )

11 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The committee : a comedy by Robert Howard( Book )

63 editions published between 1665 and 1989 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duell of the stags : a poem by Robert Howard( Book )

33 editions published between 1668 and 2005 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and reign of King Richard the Second by Robert Howard( Book )

13 editions published between 1681 and 1978 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surprisal : a comedy by Robert Howard( Book )

19 editions published between 1665 and 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Robert Howard's comedy, "The committee" by Robert Howard( Book )

11 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical observations upon the reigns of Edward I, II, III, and Richard II : with remarks upon their faithful counsellors and false favourites by Robert Howard( Book )

11 editions published between 1689 and 1981 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chorea gigantum, or, The most famous antiquity of Great-Britan [sic], vulgarly called Stone-Heng, standing on Salisbury Plain, restored to the Danes by Walter Charleton( Book )

11 editions published between 1563 and 1966 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The committee : or, the faithful Irishman. A comedy. Written by the Honourable Sir Robert Howard by Robert Howard( Book )

33 editions published between 1728 and 1761 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The restoration of Nell Gwyn by Steve Trafford( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Full of humour and bawdy wit, this new comedy transports us into the wanton world of the English Restoration ... King Charles 2nd lies ill, Nell Gwyn, his royal whore, once the brightest star of the Restoration theatre, rages against her fate. What will become of her if Charles is summoned to his Maker? What perils will befall the English nation? Mistress Gwyn and Margery, her maid, lead us a merry dance, filled with their laughter, their tears, and Nell's enchanting songs of the Baroque"--Résumé de l'éditeur
The committee : or, the faithful Irishman. A comedy. As it is acted at both theatres. Corrected from the errors of former impressions. Written by the honourable Sir Robert Howard by Robert Howard( Book )

26 editions published between 1724 and 1756 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian queen : a tragedy. Written by the Honourable Sir Robert Howard, and Mr. Dryden by Robert Howard( Book )

11 editions published between 1735 and 1762 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Sir Robert Howard, viz. The surprisal. The committee. The Indian queen. The vestal virgin. The Duke of Lerma by Robert Howard( Book )

8 editions published between 1722 and 1979 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Howard, .. 1626-1698

Howard, Robert 1626-1698 Sir

Howard, Robert, Sir, 1626-1698

N. S 1626-1698

NS 1626-1698

Person of quality 1626-1698

Robert Howard nobile, politico e autore teatrale inglese

Robert Howard politicus uit Engeland (-1698)

S., N., 1626-1698

Роберт Говард английский драматург и политик

Роберт Ховард

روبرت هوارد

Languages
English (389)

Spanish (1)