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Dyck, Andrew R. (Andrew Roy) 1947-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 140 publications in 7 languages and 2,394 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Textbooks 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PA6296, 875.01
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Most widely held works by Andrew R Dyck
A commentary on Cicero, De Officiis by Andrew R Dyck ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composed in haste shortly before Cicero's death, De Officiis has exercised enormous influence over the centuries. It is all the more surprising that Andrew R. Dyck's volume is the first detailed English commentary on the work written in this century. It deals with the problems of the Latin text (taking account of Michael Winterbottom's new edition), it delineates the work's structure and sometimes elusive train of thought, clarifies the underlying Greek and Latin concepts, and provides starting points for approaching the philosophical and historical problems that De Officiis raises. A work of major importance for classicists, philosophers, and ancient historians, this commentary will be an invaluable companion to all readers of Cicero's last philosophical work
A commentary on Cicero, De legibus by Andrew R Dyck ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De natura deorum by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
16 editions published in 2003 in English and Latin and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catilinarians by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pro Sexto Roscio by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and Latin and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sextus Roscius was murdered in Rome some months after the official end of the Sullan proscriptions on 1 June 81 BC. The case was tried early the following year with a young Cicero acting as defense counsel in his first criminal case for the accused son. Though a novice, Cicero was able to tap into the public anger over the uncontrolled killing and looting of the proscriptions and channel it against the men behind the prosecution, T. Roscius Magnus and T. Roscius Capito. Cicero won a career-making victory, establishing his reputation as a formidable advocate. This, the first new edition of the work in English to be published for almost a century, provides a Latin text and commentary updated to take account of advances in the study of the Latin language as well as Roman institutions, law and society. It is suitable for use with upper-level undergraduates and graduate students"--Provided by publisher
Pro Marco Caelio by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and Latin and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speeches on behalf of Marcus Fonteius and Marcus Aemilius Scaurus by Andrew R Dyck ( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Besides his renowned prosecution of Gaius Verres, Cicero also appeared as defence counsel in a number of cases in which former governors were accused of misconduct in the provinces. This volume unites two such defences, both incompletely preserved, from an early phase of Cicero's career (ca. 69 BC) and from his maturity (54 BC). The first speech is on behalf of Marcus Fonteius. Fonteius was governor of Transalpine Gaul probably from 74 to 72 BC, a time when the Romans were consolidating their control of that province and simultaneously fighting a bitter war with rebels under Sertorius in the Iberian Peninsula. Cicero defends Fonteius with the argument that his measures, though severe, were in the state interest. The second speech is on behalf of Marcus Aemilius Scaurus, governor of Sardinia in 55, whose charges included not only peculation but also cruelty and hounding a woman to suicide through his unwanted attentions. In both cases Cicero seeks to stir Roman prejudice against the foreign witnesses testifying for the prosecution. The outcome of Fonteius' case is not clear from surviving evidence, but Scaurus was acquitted, only to be condemned and exiled on charges of corrupt electoral practices three years later. Dyck's volume provides a general introduction on the Roman extortion court and, for each speech, an introduction, English translation, and the first detailed commentary in English"--
Epimerismi Homerici by Andrew R Dyck ( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essays on Euripides and George of Pisidia and on Heliodorus and Achilles Tatius by Michael Psellus ( Book )
9 editions published in 1986 in 4 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I frammenti dei grammatici Agathokles, Hellanikos Ptolemaios Epithetes : in appendice i grammatici Theophilos, Anaxagoras, Xenon by Franco Montanari ( Book )
7 editions published in 1988 in Greek, Ancient and Italian and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presence of Byzantium : studies presented to Milton V. Anastos in honor of his eighty-fifth birthday ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epimerismi Homerici ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De natura deorum by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and Latin and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epimerismi Homerici ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Greek, Ancient and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I frammenti dei grammatici Agathokles, Hellanikos, Ptolemaios Epithetes : in app. i grammatici Theophilos, Anaxagoras, Xenon by Franco Montanari ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in Greek, Ancient and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in classics ( )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epimerismi Homerici ( )
1 edition published in 1983 in Greek, Ancient and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epimerismi Homerici ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fragments of Comanus of Naucratis by Comanus ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epimerismi Homerici ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Greek, Ancient and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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