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Proudfoot, G. R.

Overview
Works: 89 works in 357 publications in 1 language and 4,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Tragicomedies  Comedy plays  Spurious and doubtful works  Tragedies (Drama)  Historical drama  Biographical drama  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR2870.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by G. R Proudfoot
The Arden Shakespeare complete works by William Shakespeare( Book )

46 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Arden Shakespeare Complete Works' contains the texts of all Shakespeare's plays, as edited by leading Shakespeare scholars. Each play has a brief introduction which discusses its contemporary context and subsequent performance history
The two noble kinsmen by John Fletcher( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a facsimile edition of John Fletcher and William Shakespeare's 'The Two Noble Kinsmen' (1634), taken from the copy held by the University of Illinois Library, Urbana-Champaign
Tom a Lincoln by Richard Johnson( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet was performed around 1595 and published in 1597 in a quarto claiming on its title page that it was printed by John Danter. The present volume is a photographic facsimile of this text, taken from the copy in the Huntington Library in California. The text reproduced here includes in the margins through-line numbering both for the Quarto and for the equivalent passages in the 1623 Folio, as well as a table that matches the Quarto pages and the line numbers with the act, scene, and line numbers of the Riverside Shakespeare."--BOOK JACKET
A knack to know a knave, 1594 by A knack to know a knave( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two noble kinsmen, 1634 by John Fletcher( Book )

8 editions published between 1634 and 2006 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The honest man's fortune by John Fletcher( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous victories of Henry the Fifth, 1598 by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Arden : editing Shakespeare : essays in honour of Richard Proudfoot( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of new and specially commissioned essays by an eminent team of Shakespeare scholars, focusing on the particular issues relating to the editing of Shakespeare and other Renaissance texts. The editing of dramatic and other literary texts has always been an important aspect of literary studies. In recent years, editing and the theoretical frameworks that underlie editing practices have become a lively and controversial focus of debate, sparked both by philosophical discussions on 'the death of the author' and by the technological challenges presented by the possibilities of electroni
The tide tarrieth no man, 1576 by George Wapull( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Edward the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"King Edward III is increasingly thought to have been written in significant part by Shakespeare. This landmark new edition by textual expert and General Editor of the Arden Shakespeare, Richard Proudfoot, offers a full account of the play's text and the evidence of Shakespeare's hand at work in it. Fully annotated with on-page notes and a lengthy critical introduction which also explores the play's production history and the impact of its historical context"--Publisher's website
The antipodes by Richard Brome( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Antipodes, first published in 1640, is a "city comedy" by Richard Brome. Written in an age of travel and exploration, the play depicts the topsy-turvy "world upside down" of London in the 1630s. The plot hinges around the main character Peregrine's obsession with travel books. An inventive play-within-the-play, also called "The Antipodes", dupes Peregrine into believing that he has been transported to the ends of the earth, with the aim of recalling him to his marital duties. This is the only available single-play edition of this extraordinary Jacobean play
Othello by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
The Faithful friends by Francis Beaumont( )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timon by William Shakespeare( )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wasp : or, Subject's precedent by J. W Lever( )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare : text, stage and canon by Richard Proudfoot( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on three lectures given by Professor Richard Proudfoot in October 1999 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of The Globe, The Arden Shakespeare's centenary and Professor Proudfoot's retirement from King's College; this enjoyable volume aims to give a general and non-specialist audience some sense of what scholarship has achieved in three critical areas of Shakespeare studies at the end of the twentieth century. Freshly and engagingly written, this lively volume will appeal to all those with an interest in Shakespeare studies
The lost lady by William Berkeley( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pardoner and the Friar 1533 : the four Ps? 1544 by John Heywood( Book )

8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. Angelo revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. Angelo's corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
 
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The Arden Shakespeare complete works
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The two noble kinsmenRomeo and JulietThe two noble kinsmen, 1634The famous victories of Henry the Fifth, 1598In Arden : editing Shakespeare : essays in honour of Richard ProudfootThe antipodesOthelloShakespeare : text, stage and canonMeasure for measure
Alternative Names
Proudfoot, G. R.

Proudfoot, George Richard

Proudfoot Richard

Languages
English (173)