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Shakespeare libraries in the West Midlands.

Susan Lesley Brock

Shakespeare libraries in the West Midlands.

by Susan Lesley Brock

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Published .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    In: Open access. 1979. vol. 22, no. 2. pp.4-8. (Birmingham).

    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13734500M

    Two teenage girls, Charlene Ellis, 18, and Letisha Shakespeare, 17, were shot with a MAC machine pistol, outside a hair salon in Birchfield Road, Aston, Birmingham, England, as they were leaving a party in the early hours of 2 January , in a gang-related drive-by shooting. Shakespeare and Ellis were described as "best friends" and "innocent victims".Missing: Shakespeare libraries.   Fantastic array of books and publications. Review of Library of Birmingham. Reviewed 4 June via mobile. Easily the best library in the west midlands, selection of books and magazines is amazing. Avoid the cafe as is over priced It offers a great view over the city. Stay a bit in the Shakespeare room to feel ancient times and ohne of 5/5(K).

      It also identifies links with collections held in Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Cadbury Research Library, History West Midlands, Birmingham Rep, the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and the Shakespeare Institute Library. ENDS. For more information or interviews, please contact. Sandwell Community History and Archives Service (CHAS) is the archive service for the Metropolitan Borough of Sandwell in the West Midlands of England. Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Library & Archives We care for over one million museum, library and archive items in Shakespeare’s home town of Stratford-upon-Avon.

    For years Libraries have been under severe pressure, with many closing their doors, having their opening hours restricted, or having to rely on volunteers. So it’s wonderful to report that one of the great Shakespeare libraries in the West Midlands, Continue reading →. the library shakespeare is excellant. it contains all of shakesperare's plays, poems, and sonnets. it has a beautiful hardcover, yet it is still the exact same words that shakespeare wrote. i highly reccomend this book to everyone! read more. 8 people found this helpful. helpful.5/5(4).


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Shakespeare libraries in the West Midlands by Susan Lesley Brock Download PDF EPUB FB2

George Dawson, founder of the Birmingham, Shakespeare Memorial Library. To mark the th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth, Dawson and a group of his closest friends decided that Birmingham should be home to the greatest collection of Shakespeare books in the world.

The first great Shakespeare Library - A forgotten Birmingham story Hidden away and forgotten by most of the people of Birmingham is the world's first great Shakespeare library.

It is one of the city’s best kept secrets, known only to a few academics, here and overseas. In Stratford-upon-Avon itself there are the collections of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust which include the Local Records Office and RSC Archive. Combined with the Birmingham Shakespeare Library in the city’s glorious new library, the West Midlands provide unparalleled resources for the study of every aspect of Shakespeare's life and works.

So it’s wonderful to report that one of the great Shakespeare libraries in the West Midlands, the Birmingham Shakespeare Library, is the subject of an aspirational new project that will unlock its treasures for everyone.

You will also find links to other Shakespeare Libraries in the West Midlands: Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive (Stratford-upon-Avon). Birmingham Shakespeare Library (Birmingham City Library). Welcome To Shakespeare Week Libraries Exciting resources and ideas for libraries.

On this page you will find some resources that have been created for libraries. Access more fantastic free resources and list your library events on the Shakespeare Week website by following our easy steps to register.

Birmingham’s Shakespeare Library was multi-cultural and multi-lingual from the first. It is a repository of global interpretation and creative response to the world’s great dramatist from the West Midlands.

Shakespeare's Library: What Shakespeare Read, and Where He Read It One of the few biographical details we know for certain about Shakespeare the playwright is how much he read. Over books are quoted in his plays or serve as sources for them, and more are being discovered every g: West Midlands.

Based in the heart of the West Midlands, the company builds upon ther many links the region has with the greatest Victorian and Edwardian literary icons, such as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Fu Manchu’s creator, Sax Rohmer, Jerome K.

Jerome, author of “Three Men in a Boat” and even Charles Dickens, who performed often in the region. George Dawson and the founders of Birmingham’s Shakespeare Library were Nonconformists in religion, and they are buried in Birmingham’s Nonconformist cemetery, Key Hill.

But Birmingham has, throughout its history, encouraged ‘nonconformism’ in many other ways; and Dawson himself worked to achieve a rich, diverse culture which maximised such freedom. Top West Midlands Libraries: See reviews and photos of libraries in West Midlands, England on Tripadvisor.

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The Library of Birmingham is a public library in Birmingham, England. It is situated on the west side of the city centre at Centenary Square, beside the Birmingham Rep and Baskerville House. Upon opening on 3 Septemberit replaced Birmingham Central Library. The library, which is estimated to have cost £ million, is viewed by the Birmingham City Council as a flagship project for the city's Address: Broad Street.

Bringing Shakespeare alive for Birmingham communities. Birmingham’s role in the First World War and the impact it had on the city and wider West Midlands is the focus of a new exhibition which opens at the Library of Birmingham next month (5 October). Books of Remembrance relocated to Library.

We also care for the library and archive of the Royal Shakespeare Company, which includes images, prompt books, recordings, and printed material relating to the Company and its productions since its foundation. Archives West Midlands Annual Review – “ One special "treasure" is the large used book store of books previously in the Library of Birmingham (this is different from the new B'ham City Library of Birmingham) There is a very large number of books.

As librarian at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust library in Stratford-upon-Avon, I am in charge of a collection of 55, books including 3, rare and early printed books relating to Shakespeare's life, works and times.

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The library also contains one of the world’s largest Shakespeare collections, the Parker Collection of Children’s Books and Games, and the Great Western Railways Collection. You can also explore the Shakespeare Memorial Room, an original feature from the city’s Victorian library.

A new modern design for a library both on the inside and outside, the floors to visit are 3, 7 & 9 all free and offering great views of the city. Shakespeare room at the top is well worth a visit. Read more/5(K). Buy The Library Shakespeare by Shakespeare, William, Gilbert, John, Cruikshank, George, Dudley, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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