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The Works of William Shakespeare - Page 372
by William Shakespeare - 1867
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Shakespearean Tragedy and Gender

Shirley Nelson Garner, Madelon Sprengnether - Drama - 1996 - 326 pages
...title page indicates both the episodic chronicle structure of the play and its historical subject: "The First part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of Yorke and Lancaster, with the death of the good Duke Humphrey: and the banishment and death of the Duke of Suffolke, and...
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Festschrift

Ian Richard Macpherson, Ralph John Penny - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 552 pages
...'bear' passage is here given from both (Shakespeare 1953): The quarto edition, first printed in 1594 as The First Part of the Contention Betwixt the Two Famous Houses of Yorke and Lancaster (there is no division into Acts etc.) (Shakespeare 1953: 727-28), has: CLIFFORD: I am resolv'd to beare...
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The Margins of the Text

David C. Greetham - Social Science - 1997 - 383 pages
...Library. ending with Henry VIII. Let me skip to the second tetralogy; from the wonderfully descriptive The First part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of Yorke and Laneaster, with the death of the good Duke Humphrey; And the banishment of and death of the Duke o/Suffolkc,...
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Shakespeare's Speech-headings: Speaking the Speech in Shakespeare's Plays ...

George Walton Williams - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 213 pages
...texts: the two versions of murderers' scenes in 2 Henry VI and Richard III. First published in 1594 as The First Part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of York and Lancaster . . . , 2 Henry VI was printed in a radically different and longer form in the 1623...
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Engendering a Nation: A Feminist Account of Shakespeare's English Histories

Jean Elizabeth Howard, Phyllis Rackin - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 248 pages
...SHAKESPEARE'S TIME 1 When first printed in quarto form, the play now called Henry VI, Part II was titled The First Part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of York and Lancaster and Henry VI, Part III was titled The True Tragedy of Richard Duke of Yorke. It...
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The Taming of a Shrew: The 1594 Quarto

Stephen Roy Miller - Drama - 1998 - 155 pages
...Richard Duke of York (or 'bad' j Henry 6) (1595); furthermore critics often assign to Pembroke's Men The First Part of the Contention Betwixt the two Famous Houses of Yorke and Lancaster ('bad' 2 Henry 6) (1594, SR 12 March 1594), because the titlepage of its sequel, True Tragedy, names...
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The Genius of Shakespeare

Jonathan Bate - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 384 pages
...Heney VI plays were reworkings of Mnilovun originals, and that Marlowe might even have had a hand in The First Part of the Contention betwixt the Two Famous Houses of York and Lancaster (published 1594} and The Tme Tragedy of Richard Duke of York (published 1595). These...
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Shakespeare: The "lost Years"

E. A. J. Honigmann - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 172 pages
...thought for more than a century, revisions of two anonymous plays with very similar plots and dialogue, The First Part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of York and Lancaster (1 594) and The True Tragedy of Richard Duke of York (1595); quite the contrary,...
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The Taming of a Shrew: The 1594 Quarto

Stephen Roy Miller - Drama - 1998 - 155 pages
...1930 Child Harold Child, 'Stage History', in Wilson, pp. 161-8 conj. conjecture, conjectured by Cont. The First Part of the Contention Betwixt the two Famous Houses of York and Lancaster, London, 1594; MSR, 1985 Cooper Thomas Cooper, ed., Thesaurus Lingua Romana & Britannica,...
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King Edward III

William Shakespeare, Giorgio Melchiori - Drama - 1998 - 219 pages
...lends a buoyant humour to his crimes . . . Throughout the tetralogy a ' In the 1594 quarto version, The First Part of the Contention betwixt the two Famous Houses of York and Lancaster, there is, in the scene corresponding to 4.2, parody of the knighting ceremony,...
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