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Woudhuysen, H. R.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 211 publications in 1 language and 4,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Comedy plays  Poetry  Manuscripts  Short stories  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor, Publishing director, Redactor
Classifications: PR2822.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by H. R Woudhuysen
The Oxford companion to the book( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford Companion to the Book is the first reference work of its kind covering the broad concept of the book throughout the world from ancient to modern times. Along with such subjects as bibliography, the history of printing, editorial theory and practice, and textual criticism, it also engages with newer disciplines such as the history of the book and the electronic book. Additionally, the companion provides an engaging analysis of how books and societies have shaped one another. Written by the world's top scholars in bibliography and book history, the companion is an authoritative and highly informative work of reference for an international readership across a vast range of disciplines
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Book )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Arden Shakespeare is the established scholarly edition of Shakespeare's plays. Now in its third series, Arden offers the best in contemporary scholarship. Each volume guides you to a deeper understanding and appreciation of Shakespeare's work." -- Back cover
The Penguin book of Renaissance verse by David Norbrook( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book : a global history by Michael F Suarez( Book )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the world of book history, including 21 thematic studies on topics such as writing systems, the ancient and the medieval book, and the economics of print, as well as 33 regional and national histories. The three newest articles cover censorship, copyright and intellectual property, and book history in the Caribbean and Bermuda. All essays are illustrated throughout with reproductions, diagrams, and examples of various typographical features
Shakespeare's poems : Venus and Adonis, the rape of Lucrece, and the shorter poems by William Shakespeare( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Arden Shakespeare is the established scholarly edition of Shakespeare's work. This volume features the narrative poems Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece, as well as shorter poems, such as the collection of sonnets and amorous lyrics entitled The Passionate Pilgrim and 'The Phoenix and Turtle'. Also included are various poems and epigrams attributed to Shakespeare." "This edition of Shakespeare's Poems provides: a clear and authoritative text, edited to the highest standards of scholarship; detailed notes and commentary on the same page as the text; a full, illustrated introduction to the poems' historical and cultural contexts; an in-depth survey of critical approaches to the poems; a full index to the introduction and notes; and a select bibliography of references and further reading." "With a wealth of helpful and incisive commentary, The Arden Shakespeare is the finest edition of Shakespeare you can find."--Jacket
Sir Philip Sidney and the circulation of manuscripts, 1558-1640 by H. R Woudhuysen( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a book about manuscripts; about the men and women who wrote, read, bought, sold, presented, and received them. It is also a book about paper, pen, and ink, and a book about those for whom writing by hand was a necessary and profitable part of their lives."--Introduction
Plain tales from the hills by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories of Indian life
The honest man's fortune by John Fletcher( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 185 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 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tide tarrieth no man, 1576 by George Wapull( Book )

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

The tragedy of Antigone, 1631 by Thomas May( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.E.H., A.W.P. : a classical friendship( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford companion to the book( Book )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book genres of every kind including dictionaries, government documents, and music all aspects of the physical book, and a generous coverage of individual bookbinders, paper-makers, typographers, type-founders, and designers authorship, including issues of attribution, authors' societies and communities, forgeries and hoaxes the entire reproduction process over the centuries (in both Asia and the West), not forgetting individual engravers, illuminators, and illustrators printers and publishers around the world, plus book-trade organizations, and patronage intellectual property issues distribution and sales, comprising international coverage of booksellers, as well as book clubs, auction houses, and advertising preservation, covering not only libraries and library systems but also individual collectors, librarians, and professional associations suppression of the book, including censorship and stamp acts, and issues surrounding blasphemy and pornography scholarship, covering bibliography, editions, and scholarly centres and organizations, as well as numerous individual scholars in all parts of the world aspects of reading and reception, including book organizations and literary prizes a broad range of periodicals encompassing literary, professional and trade, and scholarly and bibliophile interests named manuscripts, scripts, and individual scribes and calligraphers individual books as exemplars of book history The Companion is the only reference book of its kind in the field. It has been written by 400 of the world's best scholars in bibliography and book history, and will have an international readership. As appropriate to its subject matter, the finished book is designed to be both exceptionally practical and aesthetically pleasing
Hymen's triumph by Samuel Daniel( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford companion to the book( Book )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book genres of every kind including dictionaries, government documents, and music all aspects of the physical book, and a generous coverage of individual bookbinders, paper-makers, typographers, type-founders, and designers authorship, including issues of attribution, authors' societies and communities, forgeries and hoaxes the entire reproduction process over the centuries (in both Asia and the West), not forgetting individual engravers, illuminators, and illustrators printers and publishers around the world, plus book-trade organizations, and patronage intellectual property issues distribution and sales, comprising international coverage of booksellers, as well as book clubs, auction houses, and advertising preservation, covering not only libraries and library systems but also individual collectors, librarians, and professional associations suppression of the book, including censorship and stamp acts, and issues surrounding blasphemy and pornography scholarship, covering bibliography, editions, and scholarly centres and organizations, as well as numerous individual scholars in all parts of the world aspects of reading and reception, including book organizations and literary prizes a broad range of periodicals encompassing literary, professional and trade, and scholarly and bibliophile interests named manuscripts, scripts, and individual scribes and calligraphers individual books as exemplars of book history The Companion is the only reference book of its kind in the field. It has been written by 400 of the world's best scholars in bibliography and book history, and will have an international readership. As appropriate to its subject matter, the finished book is designed to be both exceptionally practical and aesthetically pleasing
The country captain by William Cavendish Newcastle( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom a Lincoln by Richard Johnson( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leicester's literary patronage : a study of the English Court, 1578-1582 by H. R Woudhuysen( )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Housman and Heine : a neglected relationship( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Henry Woudhuysen British academic

Woudhuysen, H. R.

Woudhuysen, Henry

Woudhuysen, Henry R.

Languages
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Love's labour's lostThe Penguin book of Renaissance verseShakespeare's poems : Venus and Adonis, the rape of Lucrece, and the shorter poemsSir Philip Sidney and the circulation of manuscripts, 1558-1640Plain tales from the hillsThe famous victories of Henry the Fifth, 1598The Oxford companion to the bookThe Oxford companion to the book