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Sir John in Love

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Opera in four acts by Vaughan Williams to his own libretto after Shakespeare's play The Merry Wives of Windsor (?1597) with interpolations from other Elizabethan texts (London, 1929).

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Sir John in Love

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Opera in four acts by Vaughan Williams to his own libretto after Shakespeare's play The Merry Wives of Windsor (?1597) with interpolations from other Elizabethan texts (London, 1929).

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Sir John in Love

Michael Kennedy.

in Grove Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 225 words.

Opera in four acts by ralph Vaughan williams to his own libretto after william Shakespeare’s play The Merry Wives of Windsor, with interpolations from other Shakespeare plays and other...

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Sir John in Love

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 68 words.

Opera in 4 acts by Vaughan Williams to his own lib. based on Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor (

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Sir John in Love

Edited by Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 35 words.

Opera in four acts by Vaughan Williams to his own libretto after Shakespeare's play The Merry Wives of Windsor (...

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Sir John in Love

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 68 words.

Opera in 4 acts by Vaughan Williams to his own lib. based on Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor...

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Alice Shortcake, Jenny Pluckpears, and the Stratford-Upon-Avon Connections of Vaughan Williams's ‘Sir John in Love’

Roger Savage.

in Music and Letters

February 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Music. 27697 words.

Although Vaughan Williams's opera Sir John in Love (after Shakespeare's Merry Wives of Windsor) was largely written in the 1920s, much that is central to it resulted from the composer's...

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<i>Sir John in Love</i>. Ralph Vaughan Williams

Joe K. Law.

in The Opera Quarterly

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 0 words.

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In Windsor Forest

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 25 words.

Cantata for ch. and orch. by Vaughan Williams containing 5 items adapted from his opera Sir John in Love.

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In Windsor Forest

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 26 words.

Cantata for chorus and orchestra by Vaughan Williams containing 5 items adapted from his opera *Sir John in Love...

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Barbara Allan

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A Scottish ballad included in Percy's Reliques, on the subject of the death of Sir John Grehme for unrequited love of Barbara Allan, and her subsequent remorse.

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In Windsor Forest

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Cantata for ch. and orch. by Vaughan Williams containing 5 items adapted from his opera Sir John in Love. F.p. London 1931.

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‘Barbara Allan’

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 45 words.

A Scottish *ballad included in Percy's *Reliques, on the subject of the death of Sir John Grehme for unrequited love of Barbara Allan, and her subsequent remorse. ...

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Poindextre, Alexis

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Sullivan: The Sorcerer). Ten. Grenadier Guardsman, son of Sir Marmaduke. In love with Aline. He sets the whole plot in motion by requesting a love‐potion from the sorcerer John Wellington...

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Sherasmin

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Weber: Oberon). Ten. Squire of Sir Huon of Bordeaux, who accompanies Huon when he goes to find and marry Reiza. Sherasmin falls in love with her maid. Created (1826) by John Fawcett.

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Agreeable Surprise

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1781), a comic opera by John O'Keeffe, first produced at the Haymarket Theatre, London. Eugene and Laura are in love but her father, Sir Felix, insists that she must marry ...

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Love, Sir James Frederick (1789–1866), army officer

John Sweetman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 869 words.

Love, Sir James Frederick (1789–1866), army officer, son of John Love and his wife, Mary (née Wyse), was born in London. Commissioned ensign in the 52nd foot (26 October 1804), he advanced...

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Sovereigns, Sterling and ‘Some Bastards too!’: Brexit Seen from Shakespeare’s <i>King John</i>

Gary Watt.

in Journal of International Dispute Settlement

March 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; Settlement of Disputes. 11780 words.

ABSTRACT

2016 marks the 800th anniversary of the death of King John and the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. The premise of this article...

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Hammick, Sir Stephen Love, first baronet (1777–1867), surgeon

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Surgery. 495 words.

Hammick, Sir Stephen Love, first baronet (1777–1867), surgeon, the eldest son of Stephen Hammick, surgeon and alderman of Plymouth, and Elizabeth Margaret, only child of John Love, surgeon,...

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Sinclair, Sir Ian McTaggart (1926–2013), international lawyer and diplomatist

F. D. Berman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1630 words.

Sinclair, Sir Ian McTaggart (1926–2013), international lawyer and diplomatist, was born on 14 January 1926 in Glasgow, the son of John Sinclair (d. 1950), company director, and his wife,...

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Joseph Atkinson

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1743–1818), playwright. Born in Dublin and educated at TCD, he wrote dramatic comedies and comic operas such as Mutual Deception (1785), Match for a Widow (1788), and Love in a Blaze (1800...

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