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Holinshed"s Chronicle

Raphael Holinshed

Holinshed"s Chronicle

as used in Shakespeare"s plays.

by Raphael Holinshed

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Published by J.M. Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    GenreSources
    SeriesEveryman"s library. History -- no. 800
    ContributionsNicoll, Allardyce, 1894-, Calina, Josephine., Boswell-Stone, W. G. 1845-1904
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC1 E8 no. 800
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 233 p. --
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14366779M

    Holinshed’s Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland is known as the foremost achievement of Tudor historiography, and was the most important source for contemporary playwrights and poets, including Shakespeare, Spenser, and Drayton. The Chronicles were first printed in — these featured photograph’s are from the CRRS’ copy of the early edition.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (12 of 12) - .

    What is Holinshed's Chronicle? Historical Significance How is Holinshed's Chronicle unique and how is it used? A historical record/history book Written by Raphael Holinshed Holinshed published his Chronicles in How did Shakespeare use this? Shakespeare used the second. Shakespeare transforms the weird sisters into ugly, androgynous hags, and they distinctly take on a more sinister role than was assigned to them in Holinshed's peare's sisters are far more theatrically captivating than the nymphs found in Holinshed's text, and as a guide, Shakespeare may have consulted Scot's The Discoverie of Witchcraft.

    Welcome; About the Faculty. News and Events. Clarendon Lectures; O'Donnell Lectures; Oxford Wells Lecture series; Professor of Poetry; Visiting Professor of Creative Media.   Raphael Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotlande and Irelande are an impressive monument to the fruitful co-operation of sixteenth-century scholars. This paper explores part of the creation of the Chronicles and examines some of the complex evidence about the involvement of William Harrison, author of the informative and entertaining Description of Cited by: 6.


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Holinshed's Chronicles, famous as the source for the stories in many Shakespeare's plays, such as King Lear and Cymbeline, were written in the sixteenth century as a collaborative effort, but consistently sustain a lively and highly readable style.

A wide variety of sources were used, and carefully noted, but with little critical examination.4/5(3). This book was edited in by & Co. in New York. the reason I am looking for this book lies on my doctoral thesis on Shakespeare. I should be very grateful if anyone could help me to find this book via internet.

my address is [email protected] & my name is /5(2). Shakespeare also used it as a primary source for the historical events of Henry V. Covering history from the Roman era to the time of publication, the descriptions of bloody rebellions, murder, executions and warfare are instantly familiar to fans of the “Game of Thrones” television and book series and Holinshed’s account of invasions.

Holinshed’s Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland, also known simply as Holinshed’s Chronicles, was a comprehensive history of Britain that was originally published in The revised edition was used as a source by Shakespeare for many of his history plays, like Macbeth, King Lear, and Cymbeline.

The Dutch-born English Protestant printer Author: Robin Kear. Welcome to the texts of Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland. The site displays the two editions of the Chronicles, published in and The two editions are significantly different, and those new to Holinshed may benefit from the discussion of some of those differences elsewhere on this site.

Hitherto comparison between the editions has been. One of a uniform series of chronicles published under the superintendence of Sir Henry Ellis and others The edition was compiled by Holinshed, William Harrison and Richard Stanyhurst; the edition was edited by John Hooker, assisted by Francis Thynne, Abraham Fleming and John :   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks; 4 by William Harrison; 29 by Raphael Holinshed; Holinshed Chronicles: England, Scotland, and Ireland. Volume 1, Complete. Holinshed's Chronicles, famous as the source for the stories in many Shakespeare's plays, such as King Lear and Cymbeline, were written in the sixteenth century as a collaborative effort, but consistently sustain a lively and highly readable style.

A wide variety of sources were used, and carefully noted, but with little critical : Raphael Holinshed. A collaborative effort: the individuals behind Holinshed's chronicles --"The historie of England" --"The description of England" --"The chronicles of Ireland" --"The chronicles of Scotland" --Holinshed's chronicles through the centuries.

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Holinshed's Chronicles, Volume V: Scotland [Shakespeare's primary source for Macbeth was Raphael Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland, first published in The outlines of Shakespeare's story are derived from Holinshed's account.

Sources for Henry V. Raphael Holinshed's Chronicles (Henry V) was Shakespeare's primary source for the historical events described in Henry peare also would have likely read one or more of the several Latin biographies of Henry V, such as the Henrici Quinti Angliae Regis Gesta, written while Henry was still the reigning peare altered his sources to .There were other contemporary chronicles, principally The Great Chronicle of London and the Chronicle of Calais as well as later chroniclers including Edward Hall who wrote The Union of the Two Noble and Illustre Families of Lancastre and Yorke, more commonly known as Hall’s Chronicle – Hall was born in Sir Thomas More wrote about the.The sixth object in the Tudor & Stewart World in Objects is Holinshed's Chronicle, one of the most important sources for historians of the Tudor age.