The standard book of Shakespeare quotations by William Shakespeare

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls in New York .

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  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Quotations,
  • Quotations, English

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Statementcompiled & arranged by Burton Stevenson.
ContributionsStevenson, Burton Egbert, 1872-1962.
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Pagination766 p.
Number of Pages766
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Open LibraryOL23248524M

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Shakespeare, William. Get this from a library. The standard book of Shakespeare quotations. [William Shakespeare; Burton Egbert Stevenson] -- This contains almost 9, quotations.

They are not fragments; enough of the context is given to make the reference clear, and each one. The advantage of this book is that it presents quotations without you having to look for the unknown jewel. I read many good quotations I do not recall reading before.

If it was a longer book, it's ab and included some of the soliloquys more completely I would probably give it five stars/5(38). An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Standard Book of Shakespeare Quotations, by Shakespeare, William, A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

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plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews. "Fred Shapiro's The Yale Book of Quotations brings new names, new life, and scrupulous research to the world of great lines [He] is arguably the nation's preeminent archaeologist of quotations [The] book is a joy simply to peruse His annotations constitute a parallel text that lends the book the sort of heft needed to become a standard reference tool, as it inevitably will.

“This goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory, this most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o'erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with golden fire, why, it appears no other thing to me than a foul and pestilent congregation of vapours.

Full text of "The Standard Book Of Shakespeare Quotations" See other formats. Burton Stevenson’s Standard Book of Shakespeare Quotations accepted the Globe as the reigning standard as well, not least because Bartlett’s Concordance used it: In a few instances where recent scholarship has corrected or amended a wrong reading, or where a slip in the text has been discovered (for even the Globe occasionally nods.

The standard book of Shakespeare quotations» The standard book of Shakespeare quotations. Average Rating. Author. Shakespeare, William. Publisher. Funk & Wagnalls. Pub. Date [] Language. William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d. Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon.

Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and. Begun as a book to tell the story of Shakespeare, the Globe and early modern theatrical life, Sutcliffe opens with a disclaimer: Shakespeare kept getting in the way.

(Well you know what they say. Where there’s a Will there’s a way.). Not the ghost of Shakespeare past, don’t panic.

If one were to write a paper on Othello in which he or she quoted only that play, Shakespeare would be used in the citation. • (Shakespeare ) If one were to write a paper about Shakespeare’s tragedies in which the author quoted King Lear, Hamlet, and Othello, use the play’s name in the Size: KB.

William shakespeare ( - ) Greatest English dramatist & poet. We have the following works by William shakespeare. "The Yale Book of Quotations, handsomely printed, brings modern voices into the company of standbys like Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson and Mark Twain, who squeeze together and make room for B.B.

King, Fran Lebowitz, and Stanislaw Jerzy Lec."—William Grimes, New York Times (The Gifts to Open Again and Again)/5(5). Shakespeare book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

With over offerings from the most quoted writer in the English langu 4/5. This highly selective compilation of approximately 3, quotations is by a UCLA professor emeritus of English (and contributor to The Shakespeare Quarterly) and his late wife.

It uses the modern-spelling text of Riverside Shakespeare (Houghton, ), whereas the standard work, Stevenson's Home Book of Shakespeare Quotations (Scribner, ; repr/5(8). Buy Shakespeare: A Book of Quotations (Dover Thrift Editions) by Shakespeare, William (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Get this from a library. The Folger book of Shakespeare quotations. [William Shakespeare; Burton Egbert Stevenson] -- A compact reference book of quotations from Shakespeare's plays and poems, listed by subject and identifying the source, location, and speaker. The roman numerals for Act and Scene are standard, although one sees Arabic used by some critics.

In quoting shorter passages in linear form, you still need to indicate line breaks when Shakespeare is writing in verse: Othello recalls, "Upon this hint I spake: / She lov'd me for the dangers I had pass'd, / And I lov'd her that she did pity them.

The Bard in Brief: Shakespeare in Quotations by Hannah Manktelow: £10, The British Library. Also accompanying the British Library’s exhibition is The Bard in Brief. It’s a small book, about Author: Brad Davies. Shakespeare, in a form so simple that children can understand and enjoy them, was the object had in view by the author of these Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare.

And that the youngest readers may not stumble in pronouncing any unfamiliar names to be met with in the stories, the editor has prepared and. Publisher’s Cataloging-in-Publication data Shakespeare, William. A title of a book: a subtitle of the same book / Bill Shakespeare ; with Ben Johnson.

"The book by Josiah Priest throws new light upon a controversy regarding a quotation from William Shakespeare which is found in the Book of Mormon.

Since Shakespeare was not born untilwe would not expect the Book of Mormon to quote from his words. Anti-Mormon writers, however, feel that they have identified a quotation from his works. This tenth edition of contains o searchable quotations and was the first new edition of John Bartlett’s corpus to be published after his death in —the new editor, however, choosing more to supplement than revise the work of the first name in quotations.

Buy The Arden Shakespeare Book of Quotations on Nature by Professor Jane Armstrong online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. From Action to Youth, "A Dictionary of Quotations" is a very accessible and easy to use book with over 3, Shakespeare quotes on over subjects.

Each section is printed in bold making it easy to flip through the pages to find a favorite passage/5(5). William Shakespeare () was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, a small country town. Stratford was famous for its malting.

Stratford was famous for its malting. The black plague killed in one out of seven of the town's 1, inhabitants. Julia speaks these lines to Winston in Book Three, Chapter VI, as they discuss what happened to them in Room She tells him that she wanted her torture to be shifted to him, and he responds that he felt exactly the same way.

These acts of mutual betrayal represent the Party’s final psychological victory. Modern readers might find the style a little dry and long-winded, but this is the book that set the standard for all Shakespeare adaptors.

Shakespeare Stories by Leon Garfield. This book contends that Shakespeare's so-called problem plays can be viewed as experiments in the Mannerist style.

The plays reappraised here are Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Troilus and Cressida, All's Well That Ends Well and Measure for Measure. Maquerlot reveals intriguing. Shakespeare is the most quoted author of all time.

Most English-speakers regularly quote Shakespeare without even knowing it, because lots of his phrases have become everyday expressions, like “break the ice,” “faint hearted,” “foregone conclusion,” “in my mind’s eye,” “laughing stock,” and.

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The Home Book of Shakespeare Quotations: being also a concordance & a glossary of the unique words & phrases in the plays & poems.

3 editions By William Shakespeare, Burton Egbert Stevenson Go to the editions section to read or download ebooks. The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximatelyand based on the Italian short story "Un Capitano Moro" ("A Moorish Captain") by Cinthio, a disciple of Boccaccio, first published in From Wikipedia, William Shakespeare (baptised Ap – died Ap ) was an English poet and playwright widely regarded as the greatest writer of the English language, as well as one of the greatest in Western literature, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

He wrote about thirty-eight plays and sonnets, as well as a variety of other : AprilStratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. 22 Responses to “Book Titles from Shakespeare” Another good source for book titles are quotations from the Bible – maybe another article.

amaT on Ap pm. Thanks for this article, Maeve. And I agree with the responses. I am not a fan of every Shakespeare work, but some of it I love. - We have 5 book reviews related to William Shakespeare. - Read the works of William Shakespeare online at The Literature Page A wretched soul, bruised with adversity, We bid be quiet when we hear it cry; But were we burdened with like weight of pain, As much or more we should ourselves complain.

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This selection of quotations covers the familiar and the unexpected, all attributed by speaker, act and scene. It also contains a biography of Shakespeare, a section of quotes about him and the performances of his day, and a dictionary of the characters in the plays.This charming Shakespeare Birthday Book is in perfect vintage condition as it is unused.

Bound in bold red silk frabric embossed with golden letters. Roughly 5 x 5/5(K).The standard book of Shakespeare quotations / compiled and arranged by Burton Stevenson. PR S64 A dictionary of the characters & proper names in the works of Shakespeare: with notes on the sources and dates of the plays and poems.

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