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Stirling, William Alexander Earl of 1567 or 1568-1640

Overview
Works: 186 works in 793 publications in 4 languages and 9,284 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Sources  Tragicomedies  Sonnets  Romances  Pastoral fiction  Poetry  Paraphrases 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PR2342, 823.3
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Most widely held works about William Alexander Stirling
 
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The Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia. Written by Sir Philip Sidney Knight by Philip Sidney( )

35 editions published between 1621 and 1638 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia by Philip Sidney( )

51 editions published between 1613 and 1982 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia by Philip Sidney( Book )

17 editions published between 1633 and 1985 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basilus, a foolish old duke, consults an oracle as he imperiously wishes to know the future, but he is less than pleased with what he learns. To escape the oracle's horrific prophecies about his family and kingdom he withdraws into pastoral retreat with his wife and two daughters. When a pair of wandering princes fall in love with the princesses and adopt disguises to gain access to them, all manner of complications, both comic and serious, ensue. Part-pastoral romance, part-heroic epic, Sidney's long narrative work was hugely popular for centuries after its first publication in 1593, inspiring two sequels and countless imitations, and contributing greatly to the development of the novel
An encouragement to colonies by William Alexander Stirling( Book )

32 editions published between 1624 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sketch of the history of colonization, with an account of the first settling of the northern parts of America, particularly Canada, by the French
A short discourse of the good ends of the higher prouidence, in the late attemptat against his Maiesties person by William Alexander Stirling( )

11 editions published between 1600 and 1982 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Psalmes of King David translated by King Iames Cum privilegio Regiæ Maiestatis( )

20 editions published between 1631 and 1637 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elegie on the death of Prince Henrie. By Sr William Alexander of Menstrie, gentleman of his Priuie Chamber by William Alexander Stirling( )

8 editions published between 1612 and 1613 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedie of Darius. By VVilliam Alexander of Menstrie by William Alexander Stirling( )

10 editions published between 1603 and 1604 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monarchicke tragedies : Crœsus, Darius, the Alexandræan, Iulius Cæsar. Newly enlarged by William Alexander, Gentleman of the Princes priuie chamber by William Alexander Stirling( )

14 editions published in 1607 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Sir William Alexander earl of Stirling by William Alexander Stirling( Book )

25 editions published between 1921 and 1970 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedie of Darius by William Alexander Stirling( Book )

27 editions published between 1602 and 1971 in English and Dutch and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aurora. : Containing the first fancies of the authors youth, VVilliam Alexander of Menstrie by William Alexander Stirling( )

6 editions published in 1604 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doomes-Day, or, the great day of the Lords iudgement. By Sr. William Alexander Knight by William Alexander Stirling( )

18 editions published between 1614 and 1973 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreations vvith the Muses. By William Earle of Sterline by William Alexander Stirling( )

7 editions published in 1637 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monarchicke tragedies By Sr W. Alexander Knight by William Alexander Stirling( )

6 editions published in 1616 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paraenesis to the Prince by VVilliam Alexander of Menstrie by William Alexander Stirling( )

6 editions published in 1604 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encouragement to colonies· by Sir VVilliam Alexander, Knight by William Alexander Stirling( )

8 editions published between 1624 and 1625 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[6], 47 p. Printer's mark (McK. 292) on t.p.; headpieces, initials. Signatures: A-G⁴ (first leaf blank?). Reproduction of original in: British Library. (DLPS) B00963.0001.001. (vid) 180885. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
The Earl of Stirling's register of royal letters, relative to the affairs of Scotland and Nova Scotia from 1615 to 1635 by William Alexander, Earl of Stirling( Book )

25 editions published between 1885 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Psalmes of King David: translated by King Iames( )

6 editions published between 1636 and 1637 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alexander, William 1567?-1640 Earl of Stirling

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Sterling, William Alexander 1567/68-1640 Earl of

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Stirling 1567 or 1568-1640 Earl of

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Stirling, Earl of (William Alexander), 1567 or 1568-1640

Stirling, Earl of (William Alexander), 1567 or 8-1640

Stirling, William Alexander 1567?-1640

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W. A 1567 or 1568-1640

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W. A. (William Alexander), 1567 or 1568-1640

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William Alexander

William Alexander, 1st Yerl o Stirlin

William Alexander, I conte di Stirling scrittore scozzese

William Alexander of Menstrie

William Alexander ontdekkingsreiziger uit Schotland (?-1640)

Александер, Уильям, граф Стерлинг

ويليام الكسندر

ಅಲೆಕ್ಸಾಂಡರ್ ಸರ್ ವಿಲಿಯಂ ಅಲೆಕ್ಸಾಂಡರ್ ಸರ್ ವಿಲಿಯಮ್, ಸ್ಟಿರ್ಲಿಂಗ್ನ ಮೊದಲ ಅರ್ಲ್ ಮತ್ತು ಬಂದರು ರಾಯಲ್, ನೊವಾ ಸ್ಕಾಟಿಯ ವಾಸಸ್ಥಾನದ ಸ್ಕಾಟಿಷ್ ವಸಾಹತಿನಲ್ಲಿ ತೊಡಗಿಸಿಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದ ಸ್ಕಾಟಿಷ್ ಕೋರ್ಟ್ ಮತ್ತು ಕವಿ. ಅವರ ಸಾಹಿತ್ಯ ಕೃತಿಗಳು ಅರೋರಾ.

Languages
English (431)

Dutch (2)

German (2)

Latin (1)