Books published in 1598

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Animaduersions Uppon The Annotacions And Corrections Of Some

  [english | 1598]  

Francis Thynne


Excerpts: [... no wighte say naye. Theophraste, not Paraphraste. The wife of Bath's Prologue taken from the author of Policraticon. Country, not Couentry. Maketh, ...... him no higher position in the court of Henry VIII. than the apparently humble one of clerk of the kitchen, he is careful to let us know that the ...... in various places 'Examinatur Chaucer'. Where is this invaluable MS. now. It ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 416

Der Zweyte Theil Von Knig Heinrich Dem Vierten

  [german | 1598]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [Sir Thomas More (February 7 1478 - July 6 1535) also Saint Thomas More was an English lawyer social philosopher author statesman and noted Renaissance humanist. He was an important counsellor to Henry VIII of England and for three years toward the end of his life he was Lord Chancellor. He is also recognized as a saint within the Catholic Church and in the Anglican Communion. He was an opponent ...]
Genres: [drama | poetryDownloads: 214

Every Man In His Humor 2nd Version

  [english | 1598]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... Bardolph, Pistol, Dame Quickly, and the rest, whether in Henry IV. or in The Merry Wives of Windsor, all are conceived in the spirit of humours. ...... that he was a bold impertinent fellow. . .a perpetual talker and made a noise like a drum in a room. So one time at a tavern Sir Walter Raleigh beats ...... Fair, and The Devil is an Ass, which was written too late. It included ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 244

Every Man In His Humour

  [english | 1598]  

Ben Jonson


Excerpts: [... his first dramatic success, Every Man in His Humour, to him. It is doubtful whether Jonson ever went to either university, though Fuller says that ...... of placing Horace in the court of a Norman king is the result. But Dekker's play is not without its palpable hits at the arrogance, the literary pride, ...... cleverness, character successfully conceived in the manner of ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 215

King Henry Iv Part 2

  [english | 1598]  

William Shakespeare


Excerpts: [... HUMPHREY OF GLOUCESTER. EARL OF WARWICK. EARL OF WESTMORELAND. EARL OF SURREY. GOWER. HARCOURT. BLUNT. Lord Chief Justice of the King's ...... BARDOLPH. I cannot think, my lord, your son is dead. MORTON. I am sorry I should force you to believe. That which I would to God I had not ...... nothing but high shoes, and bunches of keys at their girdles and if a man is through with them ...]
Genres: [drama | poetryDownloads: 238

Loves Labours Lost

  [english | 1598]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [Loves Labours Lost is one of William Shakespeares early comedies believed to have been written in the mid-1590s and first published in 1598.The play opens with the King of Navarre and three noble companions Berowne Dumaine and Longaville taking an oath to devote themselves to three years of study promising not to give in to the company of women Berowne somewhat more hesitantly than the others.]
Genres: [fiction | dramaDownloads: 94

The Two Gentlemen Of Verona

  [english | 1598]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [The Two Gentlemen of Verona is a comedy by William Shakespeare from early in his career. It has the smallest cast of any of Shakespeares plays and is the first of his plays in which a heroine dresses as a boy. It deals with the themes of friendship and infidelity. The highlight of the play is considered by some to be Launce the clownish servant of Proteus and his dog Crab to whom the most ...]
Genres: [fiction | dramaDownloads: 195