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Rylands, George 1902-1999

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,482 publications in 1 language and 9,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Audio adaptations  History  Radio plays  Radio programs  Quotations  Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Performer, Director, Editor, Narrator, Actor, Conductor, Compiler, Interviewee
Classifications: PR3184, 822.33
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Most widely held works by George Rylands
Words and poetry by George Rylands ( Book )
16 editions published between 1928 and 1972 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ages of man; Shakespeare's image of man and nature by William Shakespeare ( Book )
22 editions published between 1939 and 1962 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ages of man by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
35 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded by the Marlowe Society and professional players... under the auspices of The British Council
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster ( Book )
7 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The essays in this volume not only acknowledge but also foreground the questions of gender raised by feminist historiography, and in this they represent an important intervention in a critical tradition which has deflected issues of gender and sexuality. Many of the critical enquiries included in this volume are motivated by feminism and by an endeavour to see how the general cultural situation of Jacobean women might have become plausible or even exemplary as a subject for Webster's tragedy."--BOOK JACKET
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The King of Navarre and three of his courtiers vow to devote themselves to study for three years and to foreswear the company of women. Their vow is soon tested upon the arrival of the Princess of France and her ladies
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The play is about an idyllic romance, full of happy love and an optimistic philosophy of simple goodness
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune
Henry IV, part 1 by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While King Henry's England is threatened by rebellion, the king's scapegrace son Hall haunts the taverns of London, his companions crew of rouges and thieves led by the dissolute knight, Sir John Falstaff. The Earl of Northumberland and his fiery son Hotspur scheme to overthrow the crown. Can Hal be brought to a snnse of his duty as Prince of Wales?
Henry IV, part 2 by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While King Henry's England is threatened by rebellion, the king's scapegrace son Hal haunts the taverns of London, his companions crews of rogues and thieves led by the dissolute knight, Sir John Falstaff. The Earl of Northumberland and his fiery son Hotspur scheme to overthrow the crown. Can Hal be brought to a sense of his duty as Prince of Wales?
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
26 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unabridged
Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1960 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited for the syndics of the Cambridge University Press by John Dover Wilson. Recorded by The Marlowe Society & professional players. Under the auspices of The British Council
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Henry V by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Prince Hal' has ascended to the throne of England. After a land dispute, Henry decides to invade France, leading inevitably to the bloddy Battle of Agincourt--and providing a stage for Shakespeare to comment on the human condition"--Web page image
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded by the Marlowe Dramatic Society & professional players. Directed by George Rylands under the auspices of The British Council
Richard II by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded by past and present members of The Marlowe Society of the University of Cambridge... under the auspices of The British Council
Henry VIII by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry VIII foils a plot by the scheming Cardinal Wolsey, rejects his twenty-year marriage to Katharine of Aragon, and falls in love with Anne Boleyn
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1960 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lovely Viola disguises herself as a young man and quickly falls in love with the Duke she serves. The Duke in turn sends the disguised Viola to woo his lady - the fiesty and impetuous Olivia. Olivia becomes smitten with the young man Viola impersonates, and all careens to a happy resolution by the play's end
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recorded by the Marlowe Society and professional players, George Rylands, director
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, agrees to lend Antonio, a Venetian merchant, three thousand ducats. However, Shylock has one condition: should the loan go unpaid, he will be entitled to a pound of Antonio's own flesh... Greed, love, a dramatic trial, broad humour and some of Shakespeare's most famous speeches - this is both a comedy and a tragedy - Container
 
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Alternative Names
Rylands, George H. W.
Rylands, George H. W. 1902-
Rylands, George H. W. 1902-1999
Rylands, George H. W. (George Humphrey Wolfestan), 1902-
Rylands, George H. W. (George Humphrey Wolfestan), 1902-1999
Rylands, George Humphrey Wolfestan.
Rylands, George Humphrey Wolfestan 1902-
Rylands, George Humphrey Wolfestan 1902-1999
Languages
English (369)
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