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Graves, Robert 1895-1985

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The Greek myths by Robert Graves( Book )

368 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 6,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the stories of Greek gods and heroes
I, Claudius; from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, born B.C. 10, murdered and deified A.D. 54 by Robert Graves( Book )

219 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the Emperor Claudius, an historian, can finally be told when his famous lost autobiography is located." Also: "Claudius is lame and a stammerer who seems unlikely to carry on the family tradition of power in ancient Rome. Immersing himself in scholarly pursuits, Claudius observes and lives through the plots hatched by his grandmother, Livia, political conspiracies, murders, and corruption, and he survives a number of emperors. He becomes emperor at last and is a just and well-liked ruler, in contrast to those who preceded him."
The White Goddess : a historical grammar of poetic myth by Robert Graves( Book )

140 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The White Goddess, Moon-goddess, or Muse, a female diety that appears under many names and guises in myth, is the subject of this study of the language of poetry and folklore. This recurring symbol is examined from the Stone Age to Snow White
The twelve Caesars by Suetonius( Book )

101 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the Roman rulerrs from Julius Caesar to Domitian, this remains
Claudius the god and his wife Messalina : the troublesome reign of Tiberius Claudius Caesar, Emperor of the Romans (born B.C. 10, died A.D. 54), as described by himself; also his murder at the hands of the notorious Agrippina (mother of the Emperor Nero) and his subsequent deification, as described by others by Robert Graves( Book )

110 editions published between 1934 and 1989 in English and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the turbulent life of a Roman emperor, reconstructing the decadence of the Roman world
The long week end; a social history of Great Britain, 1918-1939 by Robert Graves( Book )

94 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: This contemporary edition makes available two of Graves's pieces of non-fiction that have not been widely available since their original printing during the 1940s. In addition to the original text, this volume includes a substantial introduction that provides background information and literary criticism. The volume will be of use to students studying Graves as well as to scholars seeking both clean and durable editions of these previously obscure texts and analytical commentary from a literary scholar. As a companion piece to Graves's famous autobiography Goodbye to All That, this volume gives a broader perspective on the writer's understanding of WWI, its impact on English culture and his views on contemporary writing in England
The reader over your shoulder : a handbook for writers of English prose by Robert Graves( Book )

97 editions published between 1943 and 2017 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for writers of English prose
Hebrew myths; the book of Genesis by Robert Graves( Book )

71 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are the mythologies of mankind from pre-Biblical Egypt and pre-Homeric Greece, to Africa, the Orient, the Pacific, and the Americas - the first complete encyclopedia of world mythology, containing all the myths of classical antiquity and many strange and unfamiliar mythologies from the world over. This rich and fascinating volume belongs in every home and school library" - back cover
Count Belisarius by Robert Graves( Book )

99 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sixth century was not a peaceful time for the Roman empire. Invaders threatened on all fronties, but they grew to respect and fear the name of Belisarius, the Emperor Justinian's greatest general
Lawrence and the Arabian adventure by Robert Graves( Book )

113 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortalized in the film "Lawrence of Arabia," the real T.E. Lawrence was a leader, a war strategist, and a scholar, and is here immortalized in an intimate biography written by his close friend, the award-winning British novelist, poet and classicist Robert Graves. As a student at Oxford, T.E. Lawrence was fascinated with Middle Eastern history and culture, and underwent a four-month visit to Syria to study the fortifications built by the Crusaders. Later, he returned to the region, this time as an archaeologist working with the British Army's Intelligence unit in Egypt during World War I. From there, in 1916, he joined Arab rebels fighting against Turkish domination. His brilliance as a desert war tactician earned him the respect of the Turkish fighters and worldwide renown. This is the real story of T.E. Lawrence's life, told by one of the most influential British writers of the 20th century, and a personal friend
Wife to Mr. Milton; the story of Marie Powell by Robert Graves( Book )

68 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fictionized account of the eventful and tragic life of Marie Powell, given in marriage to John Milton at the age of sixteen--writtenas though it were her personal journal." Huntting
Greek gods and heroes by Robert Graves( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FOR USE IN OSBORNE COLLECTION ONLY. NOT AVAILABLE FOR INTERLOAN
King Jesus by Robert Graves( Book )

54 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quoique l'auteur, dans un commentaire historique (p. 561-569), affirme ne pas désirer offenser les catholiques orthodoxes, son exégèse romanesque nourrie par les apocryphes et les gnostiques a de quoi décontenancer le lecteur, plus fortement encore que Rushdie ne l'a fait à l'égard des musulmans. Détournements de textes et hypothèses en font bien un roman
Hercules, my shipmate : a novel by Robert Graves( Book )

85 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to reclaim his father's kingdom, Jason has been sent on an impossible mission; to take the golden ram's fleece that lies far away, guarded by a dragon. Jason sets sail in the Argo, along with the greatest heroes of ancient Greece, including Hercules, the enchanting musician Orpheus and the battling twins Castor and Pollux. As they battle clashing rocks, monsters and seductresses, watched over by pitiless gods, they will learn that victory comes at a price
Collected short stories by Robert Graves( Book )

61 editions published between 1929 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

30 stories set in, or about, England, Rome or Majorca, and written between 1924 to 1962
The transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as, the golden ass by Apuleius( Book )

75 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, born 10 B.C., murdered and deified A.D. 54 by Robert Graves( Book )

26 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emperor Claudius tells of his life during the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and Caligula and the events that led to his rise to power in a classic novel reconstructing ancient Rome
Oxford addresses on poetry by Robert Graves( Book )

28 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anger of Achilles : Homer's Iliad by Homer( Book )

28 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war between the Greeks and the Trojans has reached a fever pitch. Offended by Agamemnon, the great Greek warrior Achilles is in his tent, refusing to fight. But then Trojan prince Hector slaughters Patroclus, Achilles' close friend. Willing or not, Achilles must take revenge for his friend's death, even if it will result in his own. The Anger of Achilles is a novelized interpretation of Homer's Iliad, told by noted classicist and historical novelist Robert Graves. In this innovative take on the classic tale, Achilles comes to life in all his vivid rage, bravery, passion, and lust for battle. Combining his advanced expertise in ancient Greek warfare and culture with a talent for telling a compelling story, Robert Graves is the ideal translator to bring this ancient epic of war to a modern audience
Collected poems by Robert Graves( Book )

70 editions published between 1925 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

výbor z poezie anglického básníka, známého u nás jako romanopisce, se snaží zachytit jeho vývoj od 20. do počátku 70. let, spočívající v hledání životní jistoty. Jádrem knihy je milostná poezie, a to především ze sbírky Znovuhláskovaná láska
 
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Грейвз Р. 1895-1985

Грейвз, Роберт 1895-1985

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גרבס, רוברט

גריבס, רוברט 1895-1985

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גרייבס, רוברט 1895-1985

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그레이브스, 로버트 1895-1985

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グレイヴス, ロバート

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I, Claudius; from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, born B.C. 10, murdered and deified A.D. 54The White Goddess : a historical grammar of poetic mythThe twelve CaesarsClaudius the god and his wife Messalina : the troublesome reign of Tiberius Claudius Caesar, Emperor of the Romans (born B.C. 10, died A.D. 54), as described by himself; also his murder at the hands of the notorious Agrippina (mother of the Emperor Nero) and his subsequent deification, as described by othersThe long week end; a social history of Great Britain, 1918-1939Hebrew myths; the book of GenesisCount BelisariusLawrence and the Arabian adventure