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Burman, Pieter 1668-1741

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The fables of Phaedrus by Phaedrus( Book )

124 editions published between 1698 and 1820 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation by the Latin fabulist Phaedrus of the Greek fables of Aesop
Valerius Flaccus by Gaius Valerius Flaccus( Book )

58 editions published between 1680 and 1781 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

VALERIUS FLACCUS, Gaius, Latin poet who flourished in the period c. A.D. 70-90, composed during the course of the decade 70-80, in smooth monotonous correct and sometimes obscure style, an incomplete epic 'Argonautica' in eight books on the Quest for the Golden Fleece. The poem is typical of his age, being a free re-handling of the story already told by Apollonius Rhodius (LCL No. 1) to whom he is superior in arrangement, vividness, and description of character. He shows much imitation of the language and thought of Virgil, and much learning, rhetoric, and ornamentation. The chief interest of the epic lies in the relations between Medea and Jason, especially the growth of Medea's love where Valerius is at his best. The long series of adventures and various 'Roman' allusions suggest that the poet meant to do honour to Vespasian (to whom the epic is dedicated) with special reference to that emperor's ships in waters round Britain
P. Ovidii Nasonis Opera omnia by Ovid( Book )

37 editions published between 1713 and 1825 in Latin and German and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zawiera "Metamorphoses" wraz z komentarzem
The Satyricon by Petronius Arbiter( Book )

27 editions published between 1743 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Satyricon is the most celebrated work of fiction to have survived from the ancient world. It can be described as the first realistic novel, the father of the picaresque genre. It recounts the sleazy progress of a pair of literate scholars as they wander through the cites of the southern Mediterranean, encountering en route type-figures whom the author wishes to satirize - a teacher in higher education, a libidinous priest, a vulgar freedman turned millionaire, a manic poet, a superstitious sea-captain, a femme fatale. The novel has fascinated the literary world of Europe ever since, evoking praise for its elegant and hilarious description of the underside of Roman society, but also condemnation for some of its lubricous subjects; most recently it formed the subject of Fellini's controversial film
C. Velleii Paterculi quae supersunt ex Historiae Romanae voluminibus duobus : cum integris scholiis, notis, variis lectionibus, et animadversionibus doctorum by Velleius Paterculus( Book )

23 editions published between 1719 and 1756 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Ovidii Nasonis Opera omnia IV. voluminibus comprehensa; by Ovid( Book )

23 editions published in 1727 in Latin and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharsalia by Lucan( Book )

20 editions published between 1740 and 1816 in Latin and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An epic poem about the war between Julius Caesar and the Roman Senate" --Provided by publisher
Publii Virgilii Maronis Bucolica ; Georgica ; et Aeneis by Virgil( Book )

14 editions published between 1758 and 1784 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Fabii Quinctiliani De institutione oratoria libri duodecim : cum notis et animadversionibus virorum doctorum by Quintilian( Book )

20 editions published in 1720 in Latin and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richardi Bentleii et doctorum virorum Epistol, partim mutu. : Accedit Richardi Dawesii ad Joannem Taylorum epistola singularis by Richard Bentley( Book )

8 editions published between 1807 and 1964 in Latin and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Virgilii Maronis opera : cum integris & emendatioribus commentariis Servii, Philargyrii, Pierii by Virgil( Book )

4 editions published in 1746 in Latin and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Titi Petronii Arbitri Satyricôn quae supersunt : cum integris doctorum virorum commentariis by Petronius Arbiter( Book )

5 editions published in 1743 in Latin and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Fabii Quinctiliani De institutione oratoria libri duodecim cum duplici indice, rerum & locutionum altero, altero auctorum : ex tribus codicibus mss. & octo impressis by Quintilian( Book )

19 editions published between 1720 and 1736 in Latin and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudii Claudiani opera : quae exstant, omnia, ad membranarum veterum fidem castigata by Claudius Claudianus( Book )

7 editions published in 1760 in Latin and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sylloges epistolarum a viris illustribus scriptarum tomi quinque by Pieter Burman( Book )

18 editions published between 1727 and 2008 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected correspondence of J. Lipsius, N. Heinsius, J.F. Gronovius, I. Vossius, J.G. Graevius, J. Perizonius and others
M. Fabii Quinctiliani, ut ferunt, Declamationes XIX majores, et quae ex CCCLXXXVLLL supersunt CXLV minores et Calpurnii Flacci Declamationes, cum notis doctorum virorum by Quintilian( Book )

16 editions published between 1620 and 1720 in Latin and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publius Ovidius Naso by Ovid( Book )

in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alexicacus Philomusas 1668-1741

Apollonius Veridicus 1668-1741

Burman I, Petrus 1668-1741

Burman l'Ancien, Pieter 1668-1741

Burman, P. 1668-1741

Burman, Peter 1668-1741

Burman, Petrus 1668-1741

Burman, Petrus 1668-1741 de oudere

Burman, Petrus, de oudere, 1668-1741

Burman, Pierre.

Burman Pierre 1668-1741

Burman, Pieter

Burman, Pieter 1668-1741

Burman, Pieter 1668-1741 L'Ancien

Burman, Pieter, L'Ancien, 1668-1741

Burman Sr, Petrus 1668-1741

Burmann, P. 1668-1741

Burmann, Peter.

Burmann Peter 1668-1741

Burmann, Petrus 1668-1741

Burmann, Petrus Primus 1668-1741

Burmann, Pierre 1668-1741

Burmann, Pieter 1668-1741

Burmanni, Petri, o Velho

Burmanno, Petro, o Velho

Burmannus, P. 1668-1741

Burmannus, Petrus.

Burmannus Petrus 1668-1741

Burmannus, Petrus 1668-1741 d.

Burmannus, Petrus, d.., 1668-1741

Burmannus, Petrus, o Velho

Burmanus, Petrus 1668-1741

Bvrmannus, Petrus 1668-1741

Clamoribus, Severinus.

Clamoribus Severinus a 1668-1741

Favoritus Noricus 1668-1741

Norici, Favoriti, pseud.

Noricus, Favoritus.

Noricus Favoritus 1668-1741

Noricus, Favoritus, pseud.

Petrus Burmannus Senior

Petrus Burmannus Senior nederlandsk bibliotekar

Philomusus, Alexicacus.

Philomusus Alexicacus 1668-1741

Philomusus, Alexicacus, pseud.

Pieter-buer 1668-1741

Pieter Burman den ldre nederlndsk bibliotekarie

Pieter Burman il Vecchio filologo olandese

Pieter Burman the Elder Dutch classical scholar

Pieter Burmann

Pieter Burmann der ltere niederlndischer klassischer Gelehrter

Severinus a Clamoribus 1668-1741

Severinus, Clamoribus, pseud.

Spinaeus, Stephano 1668-1741

Spinaeus, Stephanus, 1668-1741

Veridicus, Apollonius.

Veridicus Apollonius 1668-1741

Veridicus, Appolonius, pseud.