Folger Shakespeare Library


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Folger Shakespeare Library

(fōl`jər): see under Folger, Henry ClayFolger, Henry Clay
, 1857–1930, American industrialist and collector of Shakespeareana. His connection with Standard Oil companies, beginning in 1879, continued until his retirement 49 years later as chairman of the board of the New York company.
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If it proves to be what they say it is, it is a once-in-a-generation - or several generations - find," said Michael Witmore, director of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington.
s Folger Shakespeare Library during the last few months have had the rare opportunity to view a special exhibition of 50 manuscripts and early printed books from the celebrated Library of Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
police (before which he was an NEA grant-winning playwright), he's now a special officer for the Folger Shakespeare Library, where he's known as the Folger Theatre Guard, a.
1) The touring exhibit was made possible by partnered funding through the American Library Association, The Folger Shakespeare Library, the Cincinnati Museum of Art, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The Voynich Manuscript has led some of the smartest people down rabbit holes for centuries," Bill Sherman, curator of an exhibit at the Folger Shakespeare Library, where the 15th century manuscript was displayed in 2014, told the (https://www.
SHAKESPEARE FOR KIDS from the Folger Shakespeare Library contains eight web-based learning resources for students.
That app includes videos from the Folger Shakespeare Library, and a full-length audio performance of the play by the international touring company Actors From the London Stage.
The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare, on Tour From the Folger Shakespeare Library.
This is the most widely read secular writer on the planet," says Michael Witmore, director of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.
Today, stored in the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.
The Book of Oberon" is the meticulous transcription and translation of a sixteenth-century manuscript acquired by the esteemed Folger Shakespeare Library.
The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, which houses the largest collection of Shakespeare material, says on its website that the First Folio is the only source for 18 of Shakespeare's plays, including Macbeth, "which would otherwise be lost.