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Shakespeare and Shakespeariana

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Shakespeare and Shakespeariana

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Lord Oxford and the Shakespeare Group, Douglas, Lieutenant-Colonel Montagu W.
Lord Oxford and the Shakespeare Group

A Myth of Shakespeare, Williams, Charles
A Myth of Shakespeare

Muse of Fire, Bellinger, Kay
Muse of Fire

Shakespeare - the art of the dramatist, Frye, Roland Mushat
Shakespeare - the art of the dramatist

Shakespeare, Law and Marriage, Sokol, B.J. ;   Sokol, Mary
Shakespeare, Law and Marriage

The Story of Elizabethan Drama, Harrison (M.A.), G.B.
The Story of Elizabethan Drama

Signifying Nothing - Truth's True Contents in Shakespeare's Text, Evans, Malcolm
Signifying Nothing - Truth's True Contents in Shakespeare's Text

The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare, William ;   Radford, George
The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff

 

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Muse of Fire, Bellinger, Kay
1 Muse of Fire
Bellinger, Kay. Amarna Publishing, Sheffield, 2008. first edition, Paperback, 229mm x 151mm , vii prelims, 407pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Near Fine/NoWrapper. Book is near fine. Readable account of the historical and legendary sources used by Shakespeare for his plays. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, sources, Holinshed, Ovid. 6401

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2 Shakespeare in Roumania
Beza, Marcu. J.M. Dent, London, 1931. first edition, Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, vi prelims, 56pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Boards and spine a little grubby around edges, also bumped. Pinpoint foxing to block edge. Shakespeare from a pre-war Romanian perpective, considering Shakespeare's relevance for Romanian history and Shakespearean performance within the country, with attractive photographs of such productions. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, Roumania. 3795

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Lord Oxford and the Shakespeare Group, Douglas, Lieutenant-Colonel Montagu W.
3 Lord Oxford and the Shakespeare Group
Douglas, Lieutenant-Colonel Montagu W.. Alden Press, Oxford, 1952. third edition, Hardback, 192mm x 129mm blue cloth boards, black titles, third edition, 168pp. plus index, Good +++/Good. "De Vere Society" sticker on inner front board. Spine and boards bumped, block notably clean. Dustwrapper (now protected) has general light wear and discolouring/grubbiness due to age and handling. Summary of the evidence for the proposition that Shakespeare's plays were in fact written by a group of writers led by Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Oxford, Shakespeare, de Vere This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 6442

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Signifying Nothing - Truth's True Contents in Shakespeare's Text, Evans, Malcolm
4 Signifying Nothing - Truth's True Contents in Shakespeare's Text
Evans, Malcolm. Harvester Press, Brighton, 1986. first edition, Paperback, 8vo white , x prelims, 291pp. plus index, Very Good/NoWrapper. Book has barely been read. Still tight and solid with no curling and no creasing of spine. Top of block perhaps a little scuffed. The author examines the challenge of deconstruction to what might be termed the dominant tradition in Shakespearian criticism while also exploring the linits of deconstruction itself from the perspective of a criticism more directly engaged with ideology and history. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, deconstruction, truth. 3630

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Shakespeare - the art of the dramatist, Frye, Roland Mushat
5 Shakespeare - the art of the dramatist
Frye, Roland Mushat. Allen & Unwin, London, 1982. second edition, Paperback, 214mm x 132mm , xii prelims, 271pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Paperback has been read. Some pencil markings. Light creasing to covers and spine. Block edges grubby with some foxing. Small price sticker on rear. Introduction to Shakespeare which addresses strategies for reading the plays as a whole, rather than in turn. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, plays, reading. 6395

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To Play At Will, Gateley, K. Edmonds
6 To Play At Will
Gateley, K. Edmonds. Herald Press, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1988. first edition, Hardback, 8vo red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 299pp. plus index, Very Good/Very Good. The autobiography of the only man ever to have directed, acted in, and designed stage sets for all of Shakespeare's plays. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, actor, director, designer. 1606

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The Story of Elizabethan Drama, Harrison (M.A.), G.B.
7 The Story of Elizabethan Drama
Harrison (M.A.), G.B.. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1924. first edition, Hardback, 8vo green and grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 134pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Spine and boards tight and solid, though slightly discoloured at top. Block, however, is dusty at top, foxed at edges and beginning to fray, giving impression of greater age than publication date might suggest. Handy introduction to the dramatic context of English theatre within which Shakespeare worked. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, drama, London, Elizabathan. 3765

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Shakespeare Survey - An Annual Survey of Shakesearian Study & Production - 6, Nicoll, Allardyce             (ed)
8 Shakespeare Survey - An Annual Survey of Shakesearian Study & Production - 6
Nicoll, Allardyce (ed). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1953. first edition, Hardback, 254mm x 194mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 185+pp. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good. Spine and boards basically clean if a little aged, top block edge dusty, pages otherwise clean. Dustwrapper (now protected) has shelfwear, some grubbiness, light surface damage to front, loss of 1cm at top of spine. Still presentable, with protection. Sixth annual anthology of scholarly writings on all things Shakespeare. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, dramatist, Stratford. 1395

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9 The Collaboration of Webster & Dekker
Pierce, Frederick Erastus. Norwood Editions, 1980. first thus, Hardback, 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 159pp. Near Fine/NoWrapper. Book is near fine. Facsimile reprint of 1909 Henry Holt, New York Publication of scholarly investigation into the three collaborated plays of two early 17th century playwrights. Place of republication unstated. Catalogue: Literary Criticism. Keywords: Dekker, Webster, Westward. 3797

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10 The Text of Henry V
Price, Hereward T.. Folcroft Library, Folcroft, PA, 1972. first thus, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 55pp. plus index, Near Fine/NoWrapper. Boards are sturdy and clean. Book seemingly as produced, including curious indentations of top of page edges. Limited to 150 copies, this is a Folcroft fracsimile reprint of 1920 scholarly manuscript on Shakespeare's text for Henry V. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, text, Henry, Holinshed. 3753

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11 Paternity in Shakespeare
Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur. Hardback, tall 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, , 20pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Block and boards are near fine, except that block pages are tight at the spine, Front endpaper also partially stuck to front board. Undated facsimile reprint of 1932 London monograph on a particular issue of Shakesperean study, likely to be 1970s and possibly by Folcroft Library, Pennsylvania.. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, paternity, Miranda. 3775

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The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare, William ;   Radford, George
12 The Life and Death of Sir John Falstaff
Shakespeare, William ; Radford, George. J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, London & Toronto, New York, 1923. first edition, Hardback, 26cm x 19cm grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xxiv prelims, 156pp. Colour illustrations. Illustrations by G.B. Galizzi. Good +++/NoWrapper. Inner board has private library sticker "Geoffrey William Jaggard". Block and boards solid, but base of block a little frayed and foxed. Foxing also to endpapers, flysheets and some inner pages. Spine and corners also slightly bumped. A curious volume weaving together all the Shakespearean text concerning Falstaff, beginning with The Merry Wives of Windsor and concluding with the account of his death in Henry V. With 14 colour illustrations. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, Falstaff, Hal. 2520

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Shakespeare, Law and Marriage, Sokol, B.J. ;   Sokol, Mary
13 Shakespeare, Law and Marriage
Sokol, B.J. ; Sokol, Mary. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003. first edition, Hardback, 235mm x 158mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, x prelims, 262pp. plus index, Near Fine/Good +++. Book is near fine. Dustwrapper (now protected) is near fine save for some light shelfwear, a slight indentation to front (as shown in scan of book) and frankly surprising surface loss of 1 sq cm at top rear corner. Interdisciplinary study of the theory and practice of marriage as it was in Shakespeare's time. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Marriage, Shakespeare, Law, England This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction. This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 6392

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Shakespeare's Industry, Stopes (Hon. F.R.S.L.), Mrs. C.C.
14 Shakespeare's Industry
Stopes (Hon. F.R.S.L.), Mrs. C.C.. G. Bell, London, 1916. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, ix prelims, 352pp. plus index, Reading copy only/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Boards masked and spine faded. Block edges badly frayed, with block loosening from spine. Notes in ink to two pages. Block partially uncut. One of an exclusive edition of only 350 copies, this is a collection of essays by Mrs Stopes on diverse issues realting to the work of Shakespeare, with special emphasis on the poet's industry, as distinct from his sheer genius. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, essays, Stopes, industry This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 2490

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15 Was William Shakspere a Gentleman? Some Questions in Shakspere's Biography Determined
Tannenbaum, Samuel A.. Broadway Press, New York, 1909. first edition, Hardback, 235mm x 160mm grey Card boards over cloth spine, 29pp. Fair/NoWrapper. Inscribed by author. Ex-lib (in Stratford) with stamps throughout, stickers and latter-day inscriptions on endpaper. Spine and boards bumped, some discolouring in places. Block edges ragged with foxing on top. Curious little monograph which seeks to take issue with some details of the popular understanding of Shakespeare's social status. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, gentleman, Tannenbaum This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 6447

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16 Catalogue of an Exhibition illustrative of the text of Shakespeare's Plays as published in edited editions; together with a large collection of engraved portraits of the poet
The Grolier Club,. Folcroft Library, Folcroft, PA, 1975. first thus, Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, vi prelims, 114pp. Near Fine/NoWrapper. Book is near fine. Folcroft facsimile reprint of 1915 catalogue of Shakespeare exhibition in New York. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, Grolier, portraits. 3755

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Christopher Marlowe - Merlin's Prophet, Weil, Judith
17 Christopher Marlowe - Merlin's Prophet
Weil, Judith. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1977. first edition, Hardback, 8vo black cloth boards, no titles, first edition, 219pp. plus index, Very Good/Very Good. Ex-lib. Some slight staining to block edge. Some pages have red ink markings. Dustwrapper (now protected) has very slight shelfwear to top of flaps else basically fine. A reappraisal of the work of Marlowe, arguing that Shakespeare's contemporary had something of the magician about him. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Marlowe, drama, Merlin, magic. 2513

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A Myth of Shakespeare, Williams, Charles
18 A Myth of Shakespeare
Williams, Charles. OUP, London, Hardback, 199mm x 136mm brown cloth boards, red titles, , 146pp. Fair/Less than good. Gift Inscription. Spine and boards grubby, block edges also with some raggedness. Block generally darkened but unmarked. Dustwrapper (now protected) is generally worn and grubby with loss to all edges. No date given but likely mid-1950s publication from "Oxford Bookshelf" series which offers a (necessarily) speculative book length account of Shakespeare's life. Catalogue: Shakespeare. Keywords: Shakespeare, biography, marlowe. 6421

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