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Furness, Horace Howard 1833-1912

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,394 publications in 2 languages and 13,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pastoral drama  Tragicomedies  Juvenile works  Outlines and syllabi  Fiction  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: PR2829.A2, 822.33
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The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

58 editions published between 1886 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 819 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
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

[V.23] The second part of Henry the Fourth. 1940.--[v.24-25] The sonnets. 1924.--[v.26] Troilus and Cressida. 1953.--[v.27] The life and death of King Richard the Second. 1955
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

54 editions published between 1880 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 795 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 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

35 editions published between 1871 and 1963 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This a tragic play where two star-crossed teenagers take their lives for the name of love
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Book )

53 editions published between 1892 and 1966 in English and held by 632 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
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Book )

54 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Leontes unjustly accuses his wife Hermione of adultery with King Polixenes. He imprisons Hermione, who falls into a swoon he believes is death, and orders her infant daughter to be abandoned on the shore. Sixteen years later, their daughter falls in love with Polixenes's son and when they come to Leontes' kingdom, her identity is revealed. Leontes and Polixenes become friends again, and Hermione is found to be alive after all
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

39 editions published between 1888 and 1965 in English and held by 596 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 Undetermined and held by 573 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."
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

46 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 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 )

31 editions published between 1903 and 1966 in English and held by 499 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 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

37 editions published between 1877 and 1965 in English and held by 448 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 436 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 )

29 editions published between 1877 and 1974 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 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 )

23 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 288 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 279 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 midsommer nights dreame by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1895 and 1966 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the version of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" from the First Folio, the volume of thirty-six William Shakespeare plays published in 1623, and includes notes comparing it to modern texts of the play
 
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The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark
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The tragedy of King LearThe 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 (651)

Italian (1)