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Songs from the plays of Shakespeare

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Published by E.P. Dutton, J.M. Dent in New York, London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Paul Woodroffe.
SeriesThe illustrated English poems
ContributionsWoodroffe, Paul., Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsPR2843 .A1 1899
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p., [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL180080M
LC Control Numbera 33001593

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  The Inspiration: Of all the songs on this list, maybe Lou Reed has the most straightforward adaptation of a Shakespeare piece with his modern, New York-inspired take on Author: Tyler Kane.   His work included a lot of Shakespeare, Bible stories, children’s books, and the like. I have put the accompanying text with some of the illustrations. The book, including lower resolution scans of these pictures, is fully digitzed HERE. Title: Songs from the Plays of Shakespeare Author: William Shakespeare, Ernest Rhys (editor). The following is a partially complete list of titles of works taken from Shakespearean phrases. It is organized by type of work. Some titles appear in multiple categories and are marked with ++.Note that this is not the place to list film or television adaptations of Shakespeare's plays; the List of William Shakespeare screen adaptations exists for that purpose. Shakespeare Songs Book III is part of a 6-book series of musical settings of Shakespeare. This book contains: It Was a Lover and His Lass; You Spotted Snakes; Sigh No More, Ladies; O Mistress Mine. This book is an award winning collection.