WorldCat Identities

Lowers, James K.

Overview
Works: 103 works in 294 publications in 2 languages and 14,230 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  History  Drama  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR2987, 822.33
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Most widely held works about James K Lowers
 
Most widely held works by James K Lowers
Hamlet : notes by James K Lowers( )

16 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes date of composition, the text, the source, the play: an introduction to Interpretations, list of characters, summaries and commentaries, review questions and selected bibliography
King Lear : notes ... by James K Lowers( )

26 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Including introduction, sources, the play, leading characters, synopsis, summaries and commentaries, review questions, selected bibliography"--Subtitle
King Henry IV, part 2 : notes ... by James K Lowers( )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Including introduction, scene-by-scene synopses, commentaries, suggested questions, character sketches, critical notes, and selected bibliography
Shakespeare's sonnets : notes ... by James K Lowers( )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Including brief survey of sixteenth-century sonnets, critical comments on Shakespeare's sonnets, with essays on The Fair Young Man, The Dark Lady, and The Rival Poet, critical analyses of individual sonnets, questions for review, and select bibliography
Candide : notes, including introduction, summaries and commentaries, background on Candide, structure and style, satire and irony, questions, bibliography by James K Lowers( )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Henry IV, Part I : notes by James K Lowers( )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This popular play entertains and inspires in alternating comic scenes and serious ones and is the birthplace of one of the theater's greatest characters, Sir John Falstaff. Young Prince Hal rebels against his father the king until he must go to the king's aid to stamp out the rebellion of nobles
Pygmalion & Arms and the man : notes ... by James K Lowers( )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cliffs Notes provide you with the combined efforts of teachers, writers, and editors who've studied, taught, and analyzed what literary classics mean to literature as a whole and to you in particular
Troilus and Cressida by James K Lowers( )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the play centering on Richard of Gloucester's attempt to gain the throne occupied by his brother, Edward IV
Shaw's Man and Superman & Caesar and Cleopatra : notes by James K Lowers( )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, and historical background - all to help you gain greater insight into great works you're bound to study for school or pleasure. In CliffsNotes on Shaw's Man and Superman & Caesar and Cleopatra you explore two of George Bernard Shaw's numerous plays. Man and Superman is a satirical comedy of ideas where the law of nature is involved: Money means nourishment, which is man's first concern; marriage means children, which are woman's prime interest. Who will win in Shaw's battle of the sexes? Caesar an
Mirrors for rebels; a study of polemical literature relating to the Northern Rebellion, 1569 by James K Lowers( Book )

11 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Henry IV, part 1 : notes : including introduction, characters, synopsis, summaries and commentaries, medium: verse and prose, sixteenth-century political theory, review questions, selected bibliography by James K Lowers( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This popular play entertains and inspires in alternating comic scenes and serious ones and is the birthplace of one of the theater's greatest characters, Sir John Falstaff. Young Prince Hal rebels against his father the king until he must go to the king's aid to stamp out the rebellion of nobles
Candide : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant and funny text, this satirical novel follows the adventures of Candide, who believes that this world we live in is 'the best of all possible worlds.' As Candide goes out in the world to examine its wonders, Voltaire skewers the reigning philosophical mindset of the day, optimism
Othello : Commentary, Complete Text, Glossary by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most often staged of all of Shakespeare's plays, this is a tale of love and betrayal, secrets, passions, and intrigue. Psychology and wit pit strength and virtue against jealousy and evil agendas. The results leave no winners, only tragedy
Troilus and Cressida : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study aid, including introduction, scene-by-scene synopses with comments and summaries, character analyses, and question and answer section
Cliffs notes on King Henry IV, part 1 : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the characters, synopsis, summaries and commentaries, and more
Candide; notes, including chapter summaries and commentaries, bibliography, selected review questions by James K Lowers( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and superman : notes ; Caesar and Cleopatra : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and superman : notes by James K Lowers( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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King Henry IV, part 2 : notes ...
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King Lear : notes ...King Henry IV, part 2 : notes ...Shakespeare's sonnets : notes ...Candide : notes, including introduction, summaries and commentaries, background on Candide, structure and style, satire and irony, questions, bibliographyKing Henry IV, Part I : notesRichard III : notes, including historical background, critical introduction, brief synopsis, scene-by-scene summaries and commentaries, notes on characters, review questions, selected bibliographyPygmalion & Arms and the man : notes ...Troilus and Cressida
Languages
English (166)

Italian (1)