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Symonds, John Addington 1840-1893

Overview
Works: 778 works in 3,550 publications in 3 languages and 50,368 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Drama  Music  Bibliography  Musical settings  Diaries  Poetry 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Illustrator, Librettist, Author of introduction, Other, Correspondent, Speaker, Inscriber, Annotator, Lyricist
Classifications: NB623.C3, B
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Most widely held works by John Addington Symonds
Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini ( Book )
105 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benvenuto Cellini was a celebrated Renaissance sculptor and goldsmith; a passionate craftsman who was admired and resented by the most powerful political and artistic personalities in sixteenth-century Florence, Rome and Paris. He was also a murderer and a braggart, a shameless adventurer who at different times experienced both papal persecution and imprisonment, and the adulation of the royal court. Inn-keepers and prostitutes, kings and cardinals, artists and soldiers rub shoulders in the pages of his notorious autobiography: a vivid portrait of the manners and morals of both the rulers of the day and of their subjects. Written with supreme powers of invective and an irrepressible sense of humor, this is an unrivalled glimpse into the palaces and prisons of the Italy of Michelangelo and the Medici
The life of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini ( Book )
151 editions published between 1888 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This revival of a famous Phaidon series brings together in an elegant format some of the best-known writings of renowned artists, critics and interpreters of our cultural tradition. Each book, an acknowledged classic, provides insights not only into the worlds of the arts and cultural history, but also into the creative and intellectual preoccupations of its author and his time. These Phaidon editions have an introduction and notes by a distinguished editor and a wide range of illustrations specially chosen to complement the text."--Jacket
Renaissance in Italy by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
245 editions published between 1875 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
104 editions published between 1893 and 2013 in English and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shelley: a biography by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
113 editions published between 1877 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792 1822), one of the major English Romantic poets, never lived to see the full extent of his success and influence. His long poems became immensely popular and acclaimed. Symonds's biography is a fascinating portrait of Shelley's unconventional life and uncompromising idealism, as well as a record of his association with John Keats and Lord Byron
Sir Philip Sidney by John Buxton ( Book )
77 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the full text of some poems written by English poet Philip Sidney (1554-1586), from the "Oxford English Verse 1900" and provided online by Bibliomania.com, Ltd. Includes "The Bargain," "Song," "Voices at the Window," "Philomela," and others
Shakespere's predecessors in the English drama by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
81 editions published between 1854 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renaissance in Italy: the fine arts by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
91 editions published between 1877 and 2010 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies of the Greek poets by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
72 editions published between 1800 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short history of the renaissance in Italy : taken from the works of John Addington Symonds by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
42 editions published between 1893 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published by Smith and Elder in London in 1893. Original work in 7 volumes published between 1875 and 1886
Webster and Tourneur by John Webster ( Book )
53 editions published between 1888 and 1963 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Heywood by Thomas Heywood ( Book )
32 editions published between 1888 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher Marlowe by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
38 editions published between 1887 and 1951 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walt Whitman : a study by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
36 editions published between 1893 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sonnets of Michael Angelo Buonarroti by Michelangelo Buonarroti ( Book )
42 editions published between 1868 and 1948 in English and Italian and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the study of Dante by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
41 editions published between 1872 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wine, women, and song; mediaeval Latin students' songs now first translated into English verse with an essay by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
41 editions published between 1884 and 2009 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renaissance in Italy: the revival of learning by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
54 editions published between 1877 and 1937 in English and Undetermined and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wine, women, and song by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
35 editions published between 1884 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renaissance in Italy: Italian literature, in two parts by John Addington Symonds ( Book )
53 editions published between 1877 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Addington, Symonds John
Addington Symonds, John 1840-1893
Simonds, Dzhon Addington, 1840-1893
Symonds, Dzhon Addington, 1840-1893
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Symonds, J. A. 1840-1893
Symonds, J. A. (John Addington), 1840-1893
Symonds, J. Addington.
Symonds, J. Addington, 1840-1893
Symonds, John
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Symonds, John A. 1840-1893
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Languages
English (1,651)
Italian (6)
German (4)
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