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Furness, Horace Howard 1833-1912

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,217 publications in 2 languages and 13,411 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Juvenile works  History  Outlines and syllabi  Pastoral drama  Historical drama  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Horace Howard Furness
 
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Most widely held works by Horace Howard Furness
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

33 editions published between 1871 and 1963 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 1880 and 1963 in English and held by 657 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
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

43 editions published between 1873 and 1974 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

35 editions published between 1888 and 1965 in English and held by 602 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 )

45 editions published between 1899 and 1976 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Claudio has fallen for the lovely heiress Hero. The path to the alter seems smooth until the evil Don John decides to intervene."
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

26 editions published between 1898 and 1966 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 copy located in CIRCULATION
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )

26 editions published between 1892 and 1966 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Othello by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1914 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arena Stage, Zelda Fichandler, producing director presents William Shakespeare's "Othello," Brock Peters as Othello, Inga Swenson as Desdemona, Ray Reinhardt as Iago, and the Arena Stage Acting Company, directed by Alan Schneider, settings by Robert Green, lighting by Leo Gallenstein, costumes designed by Marianna Elliott, executed by Shizu, fencing choreography by Rod Colbin
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

40 editions published between 1890 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As You Like It, Shakespeare's most lighthearted comedy and one of the best-loved and most performed of all his plays, was probably written in 1599 or 1600, though it was not printed until the First Folio of 1623. As its witty heroine is Shakespeare's longest female role, the play's performance history is marked by notable Rosalinds, from Hannah Pritchard and Margaret Woffington (giving rival performances in 1741), to Helen Faucit, Ada Rehan, Peggy Ashcroft, Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Ronald Pickup (in an all-male production of 1967), Juliet Stevenson, and many others." "In his introduction to this new edition Alan Brissenden suggests reasons for its delayed publication and discusses in detail how productions have changed radically over the years. Shakespeare's use of his sources, his handling of the themes of love, doubleness, and pastoral are also dealt with, as well as the significance of boys playing women's parts on the Elizabethan stage. Detailed annotations explain allusions, puns, and difficult passages, enabling student, reader, actor, and director to savour the humour and the seriousness of the play to the full. There are illustrations, and appendices on 'wit' and the songs, for which the earliest known music is printed."--Jacket
A new variorum edition of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1903 and 1966 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 copy located in CIRCULATION
The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Book )

20 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Textual Note; A note on the sources; Commentaries by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Hazlitt, A.C. Bradley, Wolfgang H. Clemen, Maynard Mack, Robert Ornstein, Carolyn Heilbrun, and Sylvan Barnet
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

34 editions published between 1877 and 1918 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelfe night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

24 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stratford Festival Canada "Twelfth Night," by William Shakespeare, directed by David William, designed by Brian Jackson, music by Louis Applebaum
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

21 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling to survive after a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a young soldier, complicating numerous relationships
Shakespeare study today : the Horace Howard Furness memorial lectures( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Italian and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy adaptation for children of the play, A midsummer night's dream, by William Shakespeare. For primary grades
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1873 and 1915 in English and held by 262 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
Records of a lifelong friendship, 1807-1882 by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a compilation of letters written between friends Ralph Waldo Emerson and William Henry Furness
 
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The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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 (504)

Italian (2)

Covers
OthelloThe tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of DenmarkRecords of a lifelong friendship, 1807-1882