Bartlett's Shakespeare Quotations

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Little, Brown, Oct 31, 2009 - Drama - 288 pages
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From the quote afficionado to the historical researcher, fans of Bartlett's will be thrilled to see this edition of quotations from the great William Shakespeare. Collecting quotes from his many works into one beautiful volume, Bartlett's Shakespeare Quotations is essential as a reference tool and makes for some wonderful browsing. Quotes culled from Bartlett's Familiar Quotations are organised by play or sonnet in chronological order and capture a unique view of Shakespeare's life and work. From King Henry VI to The Tempest (and even the epitaph on his grave) this volume will delight both researchers and casual readers as it highlights one of the most beguiling and beloved playwrights in history.
 

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Contents

Foreword
KING HENRY THE SIXTH PART I 15891590
i
KING HENRY THE SIXTH PART II 15901591
ii
KING HENRY THE SIXTH PART III 15901591
iv
VENUS AND ADONIS 1592
vi
KING RICHARD THE THIRD 15921593
vii
THE COMEDY OF ERRORS 15921594
x
THE RAPE OF LUCRECE 15931594
xii
AS YOU LIKE IT 15991600
lxxvi
HAMLET 16001601
lxxxiii
THE PHOENIX AND THE TURTLE 1601
cii
TROILUSAND CRESSIDA 16011602
ciii
TWELFTHNIGHT 16011602
cvii
ALLS WELL THAT ENDS WELL 16021604
cxii
MEASURE FOR MEASURE 1604
cxiv
OTHELLO 16041605
cxviii

TITUS ANDRONICUS 15931594
xiii
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW 15931594
xiv
THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA 1594
xvi
LOVES LABOURS LOST 15941595
xvii
KING JOHN 15941596
xxi
KING RICHARD THE SECOND 1595
xxiv
A MIDSUMMERNIGHTS DREAM 15951559
xxix
ROMEO AND JULIET 15951596
xxxiv
KING HENRY THE FOURTH PART I 15961597
xxxix
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE 15961597
xlvi
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR 1597 revised 16001601
liv
KING HENRY THE FOURTH PART II 1598
lvi
KING HENRY THE FIFTH 15981599
lx
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING 15981600
lxv
JULIUS CAESAR 1599
lxix
KING LEAR 1605
cxxvii
TIMON OF ATHENS 16051608
cxxxv
MACBETH 1606
cxxxvi
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA 16061607
cxlviii
CORIOLANUS 16071608
cliv
PERICLES 16081609
clvi
CYMBELINE 16091610
clvii
SONNETS 1609
clix
THE WINTERS TALE 16101611
clxvi
THE TEMPEST 16111612
clxix
KING HENRY THE EIGHTH 1613
clxxii
SHAKESPEARES EPITAPH
clxxvi
Bartletts Familiar Quotations is an admirable work and I studied it intently
clxxvii
Brevity is the soul of wit
clxxix
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Justin Kaplan was born in Manhattan, New York on September 5, 1925. He received a bachelor's degree in English from Harvard University, followed by graduate work in the field there, but he left before earning a doctorate to work as a freelance writer and book editor. His first book, Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain, won the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 1967 and a National Book Award. His other works include Lincoln Steffens: A Biography, When the Astors Owned New York: Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age, and Walt Whitman: A Life, which won a National Book Award. He also wrote books with his wife Anne Bernays including The Language of Names and Back Then: Two Lives in 1950s New York. He was the editor of Bartlett's Familiar Quotations. He died from complications of Parkinson's disease on March 2, 2014 at the age of 88.

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