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Danson, Lawrence

Works: 11 works in 108 publications in 1 language and 5,113 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  History  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Study guides  Illustrated works  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lawrence Danson
The harmonies of The merchant of Venice by Lawrence Danson( Book )

12 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic alphabet : Shakespeare's drama of language by Lawrence Danson( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's dramatic genres by Lawrence Danson( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danson's guide to the kinds of Shakespearian drama provides a history of genre-theory in Shakespeare's day, an overview of the genres on the Elizabethan stage, and a look at the range of Shakespeare's comedies, histories, and tragedies
Max Beerbohm and the act of writing by Lawrence Danson( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each Longman Cultural Edition consists of the complete text of an important literary work, reliably edited, headed by an inviting introduction, and supplemented by helpful annotations. A table of dates tracks the work's composition, publication, and public reception in relation to cultural and historical events of the period."--Jacket
Max Beerbohm and the mirror of the past by Lawrence Danson( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic alphabet : language, ritual and action in Shakespeare's tragedies by Lawrence Danson( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gender issues by Peter Erickson( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shakespeare, the King's Company and King Lear by G. E Bentley( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare was more than just a playwright at the time he wrote King Lear. His career in theatre, involved in performing, writing and being part owner of two theatres. The article also explores the origins of the King Lear story and discusses the changes that Shakespeare made in his version. (SLNSW Infocus item 1622)
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Audience level: 0.44 (from 0.37 for The harmon ... to 0.97 for Gender iss ...)

Shakespeare's dramatic genres
Alternative Names
Danson, Lawrence 1942-...

English (62)

The merchant of Venice