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Furness, Horace Howard 1833-1912

Overview
Works: 366 works in 1,341 publications in 2 languages and 13,568 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragicomedies  Juvenile works  Pastoral drama  Outlines and syllabi  Fiction  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Horace Howard Furness
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

13 editions published between 1871 and 1989 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

53 editions published between 1880 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[American Shakespeare Festival Theatre, Stratford, Connecticut], "King Lear," directed by Allen Fletcher, scenery & costumes by Will Steven Armstrong, lighting by Tharon Musser, music and songs by Conrad Susa
The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

48 editions published between 1877 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version. Includes a sections with discussion questions and quizzes for students
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

35 editions published between 1871 and 1963 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A condensation of the motion picture based on Shakespeare's play
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )

53 editions published between 1892 and 1966 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospero, exiled on an enchanted island with his daughter Miranda, raises a magical tempest to wash ashore a ship carrying the enemies who usurped his dukedom years ago -- his brother Antonio and Alonso, the king of Naples. Alonso’s son Ferdinand is feared dead but has washed to another part of the island, where he meets and falls in love with Miranda. Prospero punishes the usurpers and regains his dukedom, as Miranda gains a royal husband
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

53 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 copy located in CIRCULATION
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

38 editions published between 1888 and 1965 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

44 editions published between 1899 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudio and Hero are engaged, but the jealous Don John tries to thwart the wedding by denouncing Hero as unchaste. Meanwhile, Beatrice and Benedick, who scorn each other, become betrothed as a result of the schemes of their friends
As you like it by William Shakespeare( )

46 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France, this story is full of kindliness, good fellowship, goodwill, and tales about all kinds of love--physical and intellectual, sentimental and cynical, enduring love between friends, and romantic love at first sight
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )

30 editions published between 1903 and 1966 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry. The King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But when the Princess of France arrives with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

36 editions published between 1877 and 1965 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father’s death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

25 editions published between 1873 and 1974 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heather's sophomore year brings many changes, but it is the tragic death of her father that enables her to change her relationship with her mother
Twelfe night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

21 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stratford Festival Canada "Twelfth Night," by William Shakespeare, directed by David William, designed by Brian Jackson, music by Louis Applebaum
Macbeth : modern English version side-by-side with full original text by William Shakespeare( Book )

29 editions published between 1873 and 1915 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins Sebastian and Viola are separated after a shipwreck and believe each other dead. Viola disguises herself as a page boy, Cesario, to work for Duke Orsino and falls in love with him, but he loves Olivia, who falls in love with Cesario. Seeing Sebastian one day, she mistakes him for Cesario and marries him. The confusion is cleared up when Viola and Sebastian meet again, and the Duke marries Viola. The subplot concerns the efforts of Sir Toby and Andrew to humble the presumptuous Malvolio
Records of a lifelong friendship, 1807-1882 by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

8 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed by Bruce Rogers."780 copies printed"--Verso of t.p.Includes index
Shakespeare study today : the Horace Howard Furness memorial lectures( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

17 editions published between 1923 and 1964 in English and Italian and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as entangled love affairs, the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon and his queen Titania produce a bizarre series of entanglements, but all ends happily
 
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The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark
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The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of VeniceThe winter's taleAs you like itThe tragedy of Hamlet, prince of DenmarkRecords of a lifelong friendship, 1807-1882
Alternative Names
Furness, H. H.

Furness, Horace H.

Furness, Horace Howard

Horace Howard Furness American Shakespearean scholar

Horace Howard Furness Amerikaans literatuurhistoricus (1833-1912)

Horace Howard Furness US-amerikanischer Literaturwissenschaftler

Languages
English (624)

Italian (2)