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3 edition of Oxberry"s 1822 edition of King Richard III found in the catalog.

Oxberry"s 1822 edition of King Richard III

William Shakespeare

Oxberry"s 1822 edition of King Richard III

with the descriptive notes recording Edmund Kean"s performance made by James H. Hackett

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Society for Theatre Research in London .
Written in English

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  • Kean, Edmund, -- 1789?-1833

  • Edition Notes

    Statementreprinted in facsimile and edited with an introduction and notes by Alan S. Downer.
    ContributionsHackett, James Henry, 1800-1871., Downer, Alan S., Oxberry, William, 1784-1824.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18281192M

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Oxberry's edition of King Richard III. London, Society for Theatre Research, (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard, King of England; Edmund Kean; Edmund Kean; Richard, King of England: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; W Oxberry; Alan S Downer.

There is no good place to start on the play “The Tragedy of Richard III” by Shakespeare without having spoilers. Yet people that know history or at least Shakespeare’s version oror familiar with Virgil’s “Historia Angliae” will want this book for a good copy of the details of the play/5(7).

There are ten history plays: Parts 1, 2, and 3 of Henry VI, Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2, Henry V, Richard II, Richard III, King John, and Henry VIII. He received most of his information and plot ideas from one book, Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland.

The central theme of the history plays is the gain and loss of power, and /5(). It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of King Richard III of England. The play is grouped among the histories in the First Folio and is most often classified as such.

Occasionally, however, as in the quarto edition, it is termed a tragedy/5(7). The History of King Richard III book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Richard III’s reputation stands as one of the most /5.

The History of King Richard the Third is Thomas More's English masterpiece. With the help of Shakespeare, whose Richard the Third took More's work as its principal model, the History determined the historical reputation of an English king and spawned a seemingly endless controversy about the justness of that reputation.

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The book, The Bones of a King, Richard III Rediscovered, gives a succinct and interesting story of the reasons for the search for the King's grave, its discovery, the subsequent scientific analysis of his remains including the proving /5(47). The book, The Bones of a King, Richard III Rediscovered, gives a succinct and interesting story of the reasons for the search for the King's grave, its discovery, the subsequent scientific analysis of his remains including the proving of his identity, and his reburial in Leicester Cathedral/5(46).

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Richard III lived in a time when treachery and ambition were against him, and those he had executed were threatening his life, so he had reasons enough to do so. Compare them to the savage executions of women and children of the York family and supporters by Henry VII, then Richard III only did what was necessary without such excesses/5(51).

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Let's hope finding his remains will inspire people to re-examine the paper trails and see if we can't do something about the Thomas More/Shakespeare mythology that has dogged him for the past + years.

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