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Fitts, Dudley 1903-1968

Overview
Works: 154 works in 392 publications in 4 languages and 15,902 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Bio-bibliography  Poetry  Fiction  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Librettist, Recipient, tra
Classifications: PA3877, 882
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American poetry : the twentieth century by Randall Stewart ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The birds by Aristophanes ( )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Birds is a comic play by the Greek playwright Aristophanes. It garnered awards in 141 BC when it was first performed, and continues to be critically received today. A middle-aged Athenian convinces the world's birds to build a new city between the heavens and the earth. This position fortuitously allows them to intercept all communication of gods and men. The Athenian is transformed into a bird-like figure and with the help of his winged friends - and others - he replaces Zeus as
The Oedipus cycle : an English version by Sophocles ( Book )
32 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The ancient myth of Oedipus, which still reverberates to this day, provided Sophocles with material for three great tragedies -- Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone -- that together recount the downfall of Oedipus, king of Thebes, his death in exile, and the action carried out after his death by his daughter Antigone"--Page 4 of cover
Greek plays in modern translation by Dudley Fitts ( Book )
11 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology of contemporary Latin-American poetry by Dudley Fitts ( Book )
35 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
Four comedies: Lysistrata; The Acharnians; The congresswomen, translated by Douglass Parker. The frogs, translated by Richmond Lattimore by Aristophanes ( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems from the Greek anthology by Dudley Fitts ( Book )
11 editions published between 1956 and 1978 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Greek plays by Dudley [ed.] Fitts ( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents recent translations of these four Greek classics together with notes on their significance
Ladies' day; an English version by Aristophanes ( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixty poems of Martial, in translation by Martial ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The frogs by Aristophanes ( Book )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among extant Greek comedies, the Frogs is unique for the light it throws on classical Greek attitudes to tragedy and to literature in general. Sir Kenneth Dover's authoritative edition, which drew together the relevant scholarship in a full introduction and extensive commentary, has been the most comprehensive edition available
The infernal machine, and other plays by Jean Cocteau ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the texts of six dramatic works by the French master of literature, including Orpheus, Bacchus, and The Eiffel Tower Wedding Party
Lysistrata by Aristophanes ( Book )
14 editions published between 1954 and 1986 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immortal Greek play in which women play hard to get in effort to make men-folk stop waging war
Six Greek plays in modern translation by Dudley Fitts ( Book )
2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The birds ; & the frogs by Aristophanes ( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Alcestis of Euripides : an English version by Euripides ( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oedipus Rex by Sophocles ( Book )
6 editions published between 1949 and 1983 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Contains the unabridged text of the classic Greek tragedy about Oedipus, a king who inadvertantly kills his father and marries his mother."
The Antigone of Sophocles; an English version by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald by Sophocles ( Book )
3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Greek anthology; poems in English paraphrase ( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in Undetermined and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More poems from the Palatine anthology in English paraphrase ( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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