Titles from KING JOHN

Arthur and Hubert
Laslett J. Pott: Prince Arthur and Hubert

Near or far off, well won is still well shot. (I,i)
  • Annie Hector: Well Won
  • Sweet, sweet poison for the age's tooth. (I,i)
  • Pierre Turgeon: Sweet Poison
  • Bearing their birthrights proudly on their backs,
    To make a hazard of new fortunes here. (II,i)
  • William Dean Howells: A Hazard of New Fortunes
  • Bell, book, and candle shall not drive me back,
    When gold and silver becks me to come in. (III,iii)
  • John Van Druten: Bell, Book, and Candle
  • Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale
    Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man. (III,iv)

    King John
  • Charles Dickens: Twice-Told Tales
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne: Twice-Told Tales
  • Julia Bolton Holloway: Twice-Told Tales
  • Hans Dieckmann: Twice-Told Tales
  • Jacob Salmon Raisin: Twice-Told Talmud Tales
  • Daniel C. Snell: Twice-Told Proverbs
  • Therefore, to be possess'd with double pomp,
    To guard a title that was rich before,
    To gild refined gold, to paint the lily,
    . . .
    Is wasteful and ridiculous excess. (IV,ii)
  • Emilie Richards: Gilding the Lily
  • Helen Argers: The Gilded Lily
  • Terence McLauglin: The Gilded Lily
  • Harry Street: The Gilded Lily
  • Ernest Dudley: The Gilded Lily
  • Frank Vreeland: The Gilded Lily
  • Janet Doran: The Gilded Lily
  • Erle Stanley Gardner: The Case of the Gilded Lily
  • Roger Ormerod: Guilt on the Lily
  • How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds
    Make deeds ill done! (IV,ii)
  • Adele Seifert: Deeds Ill Done
  • Mona Messer: Ill Deeds Done
  • Anne Hocking: Ill Deeds Done
  • The spirit of the time shall teach me speed. (IV,ii)
  • Robert Smythe Hichens: The Spirit of the Time
  • The day shall not be up so soon as I,
    To try the fair adventure of to-morrow. (V,v)
  • Elizabeth Vining: The Fair Adventure
  • I beg cold comfort; and you are so strait
    And so ingrateful, you deny me that. (V,vii)

    Henry Fuseli:
    Lady Constance, Arthur and Salisbury
  • Jim Garrard: Cold Comfort
  • Maggie Anderson: Cold Comfort
  • David R. Slavitt: Cold Comfort
  • Hal Zina Bennett: Cold Comfort
  • M. D. Lake: Cold Comfort
  • Barton Sutter: Cold Comfort: Life at the Top of the Map
  • Glenn Randall: Cold Comfort: Keeping Warm in the Outdoors
  • Lyn Lifshin: Cold Comfort: Selected Poems 1970-1996
  • James Loader: Cold Comfort: Stories of Death and Bereavement
  • Harold Bennett: Cold Comfort: Colds and Flu--Everybody's Guide to Self-Treatment
  • Graham W. Rowley: Cold Comfort: My Love Affair with the Arctic
  • Guy Clutton-Brock: Cold Comfort Confronted
  • Stella Gibbons: Cold Comfort Farm
  • Stella Gibbons: Christmas at Cold Comfort Farm
  • Stella Gibbons: Conference at Cold Comfort Farm
  • Paul Doust: Cold Comfort Farm: A Play
  • Guy Clutton-Brock: The Cold Comfort Farm Society
  • Lauran Paine: Warm Beer & Cold Comfort: A Yankseye View of Britain
  • Now these her princes are come home again,
    Come the three corners of the world in arms,
    And we shall shock them. (V,vii)
  • Paul McGuire: The Three Corners of the World
  • Soseki Natsume: The Three-cornered World
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    Brief History, Times, and Reference




    Last updated 9 October 2001.