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The Workes of Beniamin Jonson

Ben Jonson

The Workes of Beniamin Jonson

neque me vt miretur turba, laboro: Contentus paucis lectoribus.

by Ben Jonson

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Published by Printed by William Stansby. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThree centuries of drama: English 1516-1641, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 p. l., 1015 p.
Number of Pages1015
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16879120M

Other editions containing works of Benjamin [Ben] Jonson. Ben Jonson, Vol. 1: The Man and his Work: The First Volume. Eds C. H. Herford and Percy Simpson () Ben Jonson, Vol. 2: The Man and his Work: The Second Volume. Eds C. H. Herford and Percy Simpson (). Workes of Beniamin Jonson. Title Page to Sejanus, pages - Subject. English dramath century--Early works to Creator. Jonson, Ben, ? Rare Book & Manuscript Library / Butler Library, 6th Fl. East / West th St. / New York, NY / ().

Workes of Beniamin Jonson. George Chapman's Prefatory Poem, Upon Sejanus, probably 4 verso - 5 verso. Subject. English dramath century--Early works to Creator. Jonson, Ben, ? Rare Book & Manuscript Library / Butler Library, 6th Fl. East / West th St. Ben Jonson is among the best-known writers and theorists of English Renaissance literature, second in reputation only to Shakespeare. A prolific dramatist and a man of letters highly learned in the classics, he profoundly influenced the Augustan age through his emphasis on the precepts of Horace, Aristotle, and other classical Greek and Latin thinkers.

Ben Jonson was probably born in or near London, England, about a month after the death of his father, a clergyman (someone who works for the church). His father gained his position when King Henry VIII (–) ruled England, but lost it after Queen Mary (–) took the throne. This is a great book. It is very academic. I find it to be a typical Norton Critical Edition. I mean that in a good way. It contains selected works, not all works. My interest in Ben Jonson revolves around Shakespeare. They were contemporaries and fellow playwrights. I started simply attempting to build on my woeful knowledge of Shakespeare's Cited by: 1.


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The first edition of the second volume of the collected works, the first volume having appeared in Each work, except the Masques, has separate t.-p., the first three with imprint: London, Printed by I.B.

for Robert Allot, and are to be sold at the signe of the Beare, in Pauls Church-yard. Pages:   Ford, H.L. Collation of the Ben Jonson folios McKerrow, R.B. Title-page borders used in England & Scotland, Cataloged Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy cataloged under call no G bound in The Workes of Beniamin Jonson book calf double-paneled in blind.

Spine ruled in gilt with title stamped onto a red label. All text block edges sprinkled red. Ben Jonson. DOI link for Ben Jonson. Ben Jonson. DOI link for Ben Jonson. Ben Jonson book. The Critical Heritage.

Edited By D.H. Craig. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 12 October Pub. location London. Imprint Routledge. Back to book. chapter 4 Pages. From The Workes of Benjamin Jonson, London: Printed by William Stansby and Printed for Richard Meighen,ie.

First edition. First volume printedsecond volume printedbut datedand Three folio volumes in two x mm. Contemporary brown calf with black and red morocco gilt lettered labels.

Both volumes expertly rebacked retaining original spines. JONSON, BENThe Workes. London: Imprinted by Will Stansby, — The Workes of Benjamin Jonson. The Second [–Third] Volume. Containing these Playes, viz. 1 Bartholomew Fayre. 2 The Staple of Newes. 3 The Divell is an Asse. London: Printed for Richard Meighen, (–) [i.e., ]3vols.

in 2, folio (11 1/8 x 7 in.; mm [vol. 1]; 10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.; x mm [vol. 2{–3. London: printed for Richard Meighen, Folio, pp. II: 12, 88, 75, 1 ; 2, ; III:1 ;; D3 in volume 2 with neat marginal repair; 19th-century full calf with a 20th century rebacking; citron morocco label on spine; very good and sound.

The three plays comprising volume 2 Bartholmew sic Fayre, The Diuell is an asse, and The staple of nevves each have separate title. Workes of Benjamin Jonson.

Previous Next. Page Page Pages Title page Name: Jonson, Ben. Title: Workes of Benjamin Jonson Format: books Place of Origin: London (England) Publisher: William Stansby Date: Language: English Library Location: Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University.

Marking books: The Workes of Benjamin Jonson () Marking Books in the Early Modern Period Whereas nowadays libraries expressly forbid readers to write in books, in the early modern period, students were encouraged to make marks in the books they read.

Ben Jonson published the collected volume of his Works inwhen he was in his early forties. It was an audacious act of self-promotion and a landmark event in English literary history. It was an audacious act of self-promotion and a landmark event in English literary history.

Jonson's concern in claiming the merit due to his plays is in striking contrast to Shakespeare, who famously showed little apparent interest in the literary afterlife of his dramatic works. Thus Jonson's folio provided the vital precedent and model to Heminges and Condell when they came to prepare the Shakespeare folio that followed seven.

Codex Rare Books presents The Workes of Beniamin Jonson, a work by Ben Jonson: Ben Jonson () was Shakespeare’s greatest contemporary, rival and colleague. He was the favourite of King James I and posterity has accorded him second place only to Shakespeare amongst English dramatists.

Jonson was as influential as any literary figure in England during the 17th cent. The workes of Benjamin Jonson.

Author/Creator: Jonson, Ben. Standardized Title: Works. a Partial Replication, a collection given to the University of Pennsylvania Rare Book & Manuscript Library in in memory of Susan Homans Elias and in honor of the late Heinz J.

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Author JONSON (Ben) Book condition Used Binding. The Printing and Publishing of Ben Jonson's Works The Printing and Publishing of Ben Jonson's Works When Ben Jonson first emerged as a playwright at the end of Elizabeth's reign, the English printing and bookselling trade that would preserve his texts for posterity was still a.

Cynthia's Revels Ben Jonson. Cynthia’s Revels is an allegorical comedy written by Ben Jonson. First performed init was published in printed form the next year.

The work is an example of plays produced as part of the War of the Theaters. The theaters in question were Study Guide; Q. The Workes of Benjamin Jonson. [together with] The Workes of Benjamin Jonson. All of the works not included in the first were intended for a second volume, which, however, did not appear until after Jonson's death, in " (Grolier, English).

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The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson Online presents a complete reappraisal of this major Renaissance writer, complementing and extending the seven-volume print edition of Jonson’s works.

The workes of Benjamin Jonson. by Ben Jonson; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Librettos, Masques with music. The First Edition of Ben Jonson's Works, From the Library of British Film Actor Claude Rains Ben Jonson. The Workes of Benjamin Jonson. London: Printed by William Stansby, First edition, small-paper issue, third state of title page.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This modernized version of Jonson's masques is the most carefully 4/5(4).