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Durband, Alan

Overview
Works: 109 works in 369 publications in 2 languages and 10,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Tragedies (Drama)  Outlines and syllabi  Comedy plays  Historical drama  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Durband
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to reading "Romeo and Juliet" with a critical and appreciative mind encouraging analysis of plot, style, form, and structure. Also includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,012 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
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern English version side-by-side with full original text
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 902 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
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This interactive e-book edition of Shakespeare Made Easy: The Merchant of Venice allows you to move easily back and forth between the original text and the modern text of the play. By clicking on a character's name in the original text, you are taken to the same place in the modern text, and vice versa. The back-of-book exercises also contain links that take you directly to the lines in the play referenced in specific practice questions
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1995 in English and Swedish and held by 865 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
The tempest : modern English version side-by-side with full original text by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 839 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
Twelfth Night, or, What you will : modern English version side-by-side with full original text by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 743 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 717 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
Henry IV, part one by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 635 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
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 126 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
New directions : five one-act plays in the modern idiom by Alan Durband( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1984 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling to survive after a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a young soldier, complicating numerous relationships
Playbill two by Alan Durband( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playbill one by Alan Durband( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Henry the Fifth by William Shakespeare( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern version side-by-side with full original text
Second playbill by Alan Durband( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prompt one : five short modern plays by Alan Durband( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day in the mind of Tich Oldfield (Alan England) - Apples (C.P. Taylor) - Voyage of a lifetime (Trevor Harvey) - Island (Michael Barwis) - George (C.G. Bond)
Wordplays : six short modern plays. 2( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 61 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
 
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The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
Alternative Names
Alan Durband British theatre director

Languages
English (206)

Swedish (1)

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HamletThe tragedy of MacbethA midsummer night's dreamThe merchant of VeniceJulius CaesarThe tempest : modern English version side-by-side with full original textTwelfth Night, or, What you will : modern English version side-by-side with full original textKing Lear