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Tonson, Jacob -1735

Overview
Works: 142 works in 196 publications in 1 language and 1,551 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Epic poetry  Juvenile works  Illustrations  Controversial literature  Biography  Chronology 
Roles: Printer, Bookseller, Cartographer, Book producer
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Jacob Tonson
Alciphron or, the minute philosopher. In seven dialogues. Containing an apology for the Christian religion, against those who are called free-thinkers by George Berkeley ( )
3 editions published in 1732 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milton's Paradise lost by John Milton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1732 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considered the most influential epic poem in English literature, Paradise Lost is a retelling of the biblical story of mankind's fall from grace
The works of Mr. William Shakespear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Shakespeare in seven volumes. : Collated with the oldest copies, and corrected; with notes explanatory, and critical. By Mr. Theobald by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1733 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Edmund Waller Esq ; in verse and prose by Edmund Waller ( Book )
3 editions published between 1729 and 1730 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise lost by John Milton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1725 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents John Milton's epic poem "Paradise Lost," in which Satan attempts to exact revenge on God after being cast out of Heaven, and includes explanatory notes; source texts such as Bible selections and prose works by Milton; and forty-eight works of criticism by such figures as John Dryden, William Blake, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, T.S. Eliot, C.S. Lewis, Northrop Frye, Stanley Fish, and Helen Vendler
Othello the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1734 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed to meet the needs of theatre professionals, as well as general readers, this edition of Shakespeare's 'Othello' includes an extensive performance history, a commentary illuminating the complexities of Shakespeare's language, and an appendix on the music in the play
The life and death of King John by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1734 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King John is pitted against the united powers of France, Brittany, Austria, and the Papacy, and as alliances are made and broken, his weakness and reliance on those around him is revealed
Hamlet Prince of Denmark; a tragedy, as it is now acted by his Majesty's servants. Written by William Shakespear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published in 1734 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second part of Henry IV Containing his death: and the coronation of King Henry V. By Mr. William Shakespear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published between 1733 and 1734 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cymbeline by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new edition of Shakespeare's late romantic tragicomedy, Cymbeline
The life and death of Richard III. With the landing of the Earl of Richmond, and the battle of Bosworth-Field. By Mr. William Shakespear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published in 1734 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and death of King Lear. By Mr. William Shakespear by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twayne's new critical introductions to Shakespeare." Discusses the key themes and concepts, as well as the most recent critical ideas and trends, of Shakespeare's drama "Timon of Athens."
A midsummer-night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first part of Henry VI by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1735 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosalind, daughter of the deposed Duke Senior, is exiled from the court by her wicked uncle. Disguising herself as a young man and accompanied by her cousin Celia and their loyal fool Touchstone, she takes refuge in the Forest of Arden. In the forest Rosalind meets young Orlando with whom she is in love, but her male disguise complicates matters, especially when Rosalind finds she has unwittingly attracted the shepherdess Phebe. --From publisher's description
Pericles, prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Pericles, Prince of Tyre, undergoes a tyrant's fury, storm and shipwreck. He wins love and suffers loss, but what is lost may also be found."
All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The King of France gives Helena the hand of any man she wants in marriage, but the one she chooses, Bertram, flees to Tuscany, and she must use her wits to get him back. Includes an introduction, notes, and discussion of the theatrical world of Shakespeare
 
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Alternative Names
Tonson, Giacob 1682-1735
Tonson, J.
Tonson, J. 1682-1735
Tonson, Jacob 1682-1735 II.
Tonson, Jacob 1682-1735 the younger
Tonson, Jacob d. 1735
Tonson, Jacob II.
Tonson, Jacob II. 1682-1735
Tonson, Jacob, nephew, m. 1735
Tonson, Jacob the younger 1682-1735
Tonson, Jacobus 1682-1735
Languages
English (41)