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Watson, J. S. (John Selby) 1804-1884

Overview
Works: 141 works in 602 publications in 3 languages and 7,169 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  Epic poetry  History  Didactic poetry, Latin  Fiction  Anecdotes  Biography  Textbooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.1
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Most widely held works by J. S Watson
Cicero on oratory and orators by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
32 editions published between 1855 and 1986 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socratic discourses by Plato ( Book )
15 editions published between 1910 and 2007 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Anabasis, or Expedition of Cyrus, and the Memorabilia of Socrates by Xenophon ( Book )
55 editions published between 1854 and 1912 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the early education of the citizen-orator. Institutio oratoria, book I, and book II, chapters one through ten by Quintilian ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sallust, Florus, and Velleius Paterculus by Sallust ( Book )
52 editions published between 1852 and 1982 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quintilian's Institutes of oratory; or, Education of an orator. In twelve books. Literally tr. with notes by Quintilian ( Book )
29 editions published between 1856 and 1910 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cicero on oratory and orators with his letters to Quintus and Brutus by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
20 editions published between 1855 and 1909 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justin, Cornelius Nepos, and Eutropius, literally translated, with notes and a general index by J. S Watson ( Book )
33 editions published between 1853 and 2009 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cyropaedia, or, Institution of Cyrus, and the Hellenics, or Grecian history. Literally translated from the Greek of Xenophon by Xenophon ( Book )
25 editions published between 1855 and 1980 in English and Latin and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the nature of things : a philosophical poem, in six books by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
9 editions published between 1851 and 1890 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucretius: On the nature of things ; and, The Discourses of Epictetus ; and, The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
6 editions published between 1882 and 1904 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies of John Wilkes and William Cobbett by J. S Watson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer ( Book )
12 editions published between 1858 and 1906 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A complete translation of the Greek poem recounting the experience of Odysseus during his return from the Trojan War
The Iliad by Homer ( Book )
16 editions published between 1857 and 1913 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A line-by-line rendering of the great epic retells, in free-running lines of six-beat verse, the great matter of the Trojan War, Achilles' and Hector's fallible heroism and deaths, and the comings and goings of gods and men
On the nature of things by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
5 editions published between 1851 and 1997 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once we understand this, we free ourselves of superstitious fears, becoming as human and as godlike as we can be. The poem, then, is about the universe and how human beings ought to live in it. Epicurean physics and morality converge
The reasoning power in animals by J. S Watson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1867 and 1870 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quintilian's Institutes of oratory; or, Education of an orator by Quintilian ( Book )
10 editions published between 1856 and 1913 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Richard Porson, M.A. : professor of Greek in the University of Cambridge from 1792 to 1808 by J. S Watson ( Book )
7 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The memorabilia of Socrates by Xenophon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1899 and 1904 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Selby Watson, John 1804-1884
Watson, J.S.
Watson, J. S. 1804-1884
Watson, John Selby 1804-1884
Watson, John Selby Reverend
Languages
English (387)
German (2)
Latin (1)
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