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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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founder n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˈfǝʊndǝɹ

sp founder2

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founder / ~ed v

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 12 words.

ˈfǝʊndǝɹ / -d

sp founder1 / founderd1, fowndred1

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Nicoll, Allardyce (1894–1976)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 16 words.

(1894–1976)

Historian of the drama, founder of Shakespeare Survey and the Shakespeare Institute.

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Nicoll, Allardyce (1894–1976)

Stanley Wells.

in An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare

P ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 19 words.

Historian of the drama, founder of *Shakespeare Survey and the *Shakespeare Institute.

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Alleyn, Edward (1566–1626)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 62 words.

(1566–1626)

Leading actor of the Admiral's Men and founder of Dulwich College. He was famous particularly as Marlowe

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Mnouchkine, Ariane (1939)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 53 words.

(1939–) Influential French director.

Founder and artistic director of Théâtre du Soleil 1964–, a collaborative ensemble company

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Olivier, Lord

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 148 words.

One of the greatest English actors and a major figure in the history of the English theatre; Founder Director of

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Poel, William (1852–1934)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 146 words.

(1852–1934)

Actor and producer, founder (1894) of the Elizabethan Stage Society, with which he produced many

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Jackson, Sir Barry

Stanley Wells.

in An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare

P ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 53 words.

(1879–1961)

Founder in 1913 of the Birmingham Repertory Theatre, where the many Shakespeare productions included influential *modern-dress...

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Mnouchkine, Ariane (b. 1939)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 228 words.

French visionary founder and director of the Théâtre du Soleil since 1964 (now based in La Cartoucherie de Vincennes, a

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Smith, Dame Maggie (b. 1934)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 109 words.

British actress. An outstanding player, especially in high comedy, she became in 1962 a founder member of the National Theatre

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Smith, Teena (Mary Lilian) Rochfort (1861–83)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 107 words.

English scholar. The poet Robert Browning wrote to the founder of the New Shakespeare Society, Frederick Furnivall, referring to

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Harvard, John (1607–38)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 65 words.

founder of Harvard University; son of Robert Harvard, a Londoner who in 1605 married Katherine Rogers in Stratford. They

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Hall, Sir Peter (b. 1930)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 433 words.

English director and manager, founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company. After literary study at Cambridge, Hall worked in Oxford

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Jackson, Sir Barry (1879–1961)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 203 words.

English manager, director, designer, and playwright, the founder of the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in 1913. Using his own substantial

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Marowitz, Charles (b. 1934)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 64 words.

American director, dramatist, and critic; founder of the innovative Open Space theatre company in London. Having worked as assistant to

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Dyce, Alexander (1798–1869)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 71 words.

Scottish scholar and clergyman. A founder member of the Shakespeare Society in 1840, his censorious Remarks on Mr. J.

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Bodleian Library

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 58 words.

of the University of Oxford, formally opened in 1602. Its founder, Sir Thomas Bodley, excluded plays as ‘idle

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Clemen, Wolfgang (1909–90)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 58 words.

German academic, influential as founder of the Shakespeare library in Munich, and through works on imagery and soliloquy translated into

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Conejero, Manuel Ángel (b. 1943)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 57 words.

Spanish professor of English, founder of the Valencia Instituto Shakespeare, and supervisor of their translations. He has published on Shakespeare

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