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Hibbard, G. R. (George Richard) 1915-

Overview
Works: 112 works in 555 publications in 1 language and 10,778 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Conference papers and proceedings  Comedy plays  Outlines and syllabi  Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Study guides 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor, ed, Adapter
Classifications: PR2832.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by G. R Hibbard
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Oxford edition of Hamlet is a combination of various texts that were fused in the eighteenth century to create the most commonly used text of today. The introduction explains the process drawing on both critical and theatrical history
Thomas Nashe; a critical introduction by G. R Hibbard( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of Shakespeare's comedy, which is based on the quarto of 1598, includes an introduction describing the process of rehabilitation the play has undergone following 300 years of neglect. A detailed commentary offers guidance to the play's language and difficult passages
Three Elizabethan pamphlets by G. R Hibbard( Book )

20 editions published between 1951 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of Shakespeare's dramatic poetry by G. R Hibbard( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance and modern essays. Presented to Vivian de Sola Pinto in celebration of his seventieth birthday by G. R Hibbard( Book )

23 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Elizabethan theatre IV : papers by G. R Hibbard( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Book )

38 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beautiful Katherina has sworn, never to accept the demands of any would-be husband. But when she is pursued by the wily Petruchio, it seems that she has finally met her match. And as he meets her own caustic words with a feigned, she comes to understand the absurdity of her shrewish behaviour, in one of the comic battles of the sexes
The Elizabethan theatre V : papers given at the Fifth International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre held at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, in July 1973 by David Galloway( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Book )

43 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coriolanus, a famed warrior turned politician, is driven from Rome as a traitor when he arrogantly speaks out against popular rule and loses the good will of the starving people. Banished and embittered, he allies himself with his former enemies and begins to plot a merciless revenge on Rome. Shakespeare's politically ambiguous late tragedy of a great soldier who fails to be a great leader questions the notion of heroism and what power really means
The Elizabethan theatre VI : papers given at the Sixth International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre held at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, in July 1975 by International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Shakespeare's comic encore for one of his best-loved characters - the rascally Falstaff from Henry IV and Henry V - The Merry Wives of Windsor is edited by G.R. Hibbard with an introduction by Catherine Richardson in Penguin Shakespeare. 'We'll leave a proof, by that which we will do, Wives may be merry, and yet honest too' In need of money, the fat and foolish Falstaff devises a scheme to seduce two married women and steal their husbands' wealth. By talking to each other, however, the wives soon discover his plan and begin to plot their own revenge. Relentlessly inventive, this comic humiliation of a foolish would-be seducer is a lively, compelling and ultimately joyous celebration of the all-conquering power of laughter. This book contains a general introduction to Shakespeare's life and Elizabethan theatre, a separate introduction to The Merry Wives of Windsor, a chronology, suggestions for further reading, an essay discussing performance options on both stage and screen, and a commentary."--Publisher description
Mirror up to Shakespeare : essays in honour of G.R. Hibbard( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Elizabethan theatre VII : papers given at the Seventh International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre held at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, in July 1977 by International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 1986 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Shakespeare's four most spirited comedies
The Elizabethan theatre by International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre( )

in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. for 1969-<70, 1974> are papers given at the 1st-<2d, 4th> International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre
The Elizabethan theatre VIII : papers given at the Eighth International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre held at the University of Waterloo, Ontario, in July 1979 by International Conference on Elizabethan Theatre( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1982 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Roman plays by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection each play is accompanied by notes and an introduction, making this edition of particular value to students and theatre-goers
 
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Hamlet
Alternative Names
Hibbard, G. R.

Hibbard, G. R. 1915-

Hibbard, George

Hibbard, George R.

Hibbard, George R. 1915-

Hibbard, George R. (George Richard), 1915-

Hibbard, George Richard.

Hibbard, George Richard 1915-

Languages
English (380)

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Love's labour's lostThe taming of the shrewThe tragedy of CoriolanusThe merry wives of WindsorThe life of Timon of AthensFour comediesThree Roman plays