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Paley, F. A. (Frederick Apthorp) 1815-1888

Overview
Works: 450 works in 1,283 publications in 9 languages and 5,903 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  History  Tragedies (Drama)  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Commentator, Contributor, Annotator
Classifications: PA3827, 882
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Most widely held works by F. A Paley
The tragedies of Aeschylus by Aeschylus( Book )

34 editions published between 1855 and 1879 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the seven extant plays of Aeschylus
The epics of Hesiod by Hesiod( Book )

32 editions published between 1861 and 1883 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual of Gothic moldings; with directions for copying them and for determining their dates by F. A Paley( Book )

22 editions published between 1845 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides by Euripides( Book )

13 editions published between 1857 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentarius in scholia Aeschyli Medicea by F. A Paley( Book )

24 editions published between 1878 and 1967 in 5 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select private orations of Demosthenes by Demosthenes( Book )

34 editions published between 1874 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek wit : a collection of smart sayings and anecdotes by F. A Paley( Book )

16 editions published between 1881 and 1974 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles : with English notes by Sophocles( Book )

5 editions published in 1859 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hecuba by Euripides( Book )

20 editions published between 1860 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides a thorough philological and dramatic commentary on Euripides' Phoenissae, the first detailed commentary in English since 1911
On the origin of the "solar myth" and its bearing on the history of ancient thought by F. A Paley( )

1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad of Homer, with English notes by Homer( Book )

in Greek, Modern and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeschylus. by Aeschylus( Book )

29 editions published between 1858 and 1898 in 4 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeschylus (ca. 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. He won the tragic prize at the City Dionysia thirteen times between ca. 499 and 458, and in his later years was probably victorious almost every time he put on a production, though Sophocles beat him at least once
Sex. Aurelii Propertii Carmina = The elegies of Propertius : with English notes by Sextus Propertius( Book )

10 editions published in 1872 in Latin and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Val. Martialis epigrammata selecta = select epigrams from Martial by Martial( Book )

24 editions published between 1868 and 1909 in Latin and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of the Greek comic poets by F. A Paley( Book )

16 editions published between 1889 and 1892 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays by Aeschylus( Book )

18 editions published between 1855 and 1898 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bis heute fesseln die Werke des Euripides, der zu den drei großen Tragödiendichtern des 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. gehörte, Leser wie Theaterbesucher aufs Neue. Kraftvoll charakterisierte er Frauengestalten wie Medea, Elektra, Helena und Iphigenie. Von Euripides' Themen, der Kluft zwischen Gott und Mensch, dem Ausgeliefertsein an eine sinnlose Welt, geht eine anhaltende Anziehungskraft aus. Für diese zwei Bände wurden die zehn bedeutendsten Tragödien des Euripides in mustergültiger Übersetzung ausgewählt
Theocritus by Theocritus( Book )

17 editions published between 1863 and 1869 in Greek, Ancient and Latin and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Ovidii nasonis fastorum : liber primus by Ovid( Book )

24 editions published between 1862 and 1986 in English and Latin and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Aristophanes and Lucian by Aristophanes( Book )

4 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides ex recensione Frederici A. Paley : Accessit verborum et nominum index by Euripides( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in Latin and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Apthorp Paley, Frederick 1815-1888

Frederick Apthorp Paley botanist (1815-1888)

Frederick Apthorp Paley Brits classicus (1815-1888)

Frederick Apthorp Paley English classical scholar

Paley, F. A.

Paley, F. A. 1815-1888

Paley, Frederick A. 1815-1888

Paley, Frederick Apthorp 1815-1888

Paley, Fredericus A. 1815-1888

Paley, Fredericus Apthorpius 1815-1888

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