WorldCat Identities

Willis, James

Overview
Works: 121 works in 304 publications in 5 languages and 2,330 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  History  Programmed instruction  Exhibition catalogs  Sources  Fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other
Classifications: PA6446, 880.9001
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Willis
Latin textual criticism by James Willis ( Book )
14 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martianus Capella by Martianus Capella ( Book )
20 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De Martiano Capella emendando by James Willis ( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambrosii Theodosii Macrobii Saturnalia apparatu critico instruxit, In Somnium Scipionis commentarios selecta varietate lectionis ornavit by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
33 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D. Iunii Iuvenalis Saturae sedecim by Juvenal ( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Morton Braund here situates Juvenal within the genre of satire and illuminates his appropriation of the 'grand style' of declamatory rhetoric and epic poetry for his indignant persona in Satires 1-5
Ambrosii Theodosii Macrobii Commentarii in Somnium Scipionis by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
28 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in Latin and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macrobius by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in Latin and German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Greek literature by Albin Lesky ( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the speculative beginnings before Homer all the way through to Greek works under the Roman empire. Includes summaries of important works
Arkansas Confederates in the Western theater by James Willis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Arkansas' 9th infantry regiment. The regiment became a part of Reynolds' Brigade. The 2nd part of this vol. is a history of the brigade
D. Ivnii Ivvenalis Satvrae editorvm in vsvm edidit A.E. Hovsman by Juvenal ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in Latin and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sculpture of the Batak : May 15-June 30, 1979 by James Willis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commento al Somnium Scipionis by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in Latin and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early Greek poetry and philosophy; a history of Greek epic, lyric, and prose to the middle of the fifth century by Hermann Fränkel ( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A programmed text in macroeconomics by Martin L Primack ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saturnalia by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Saturnalia, Macrobius' encyclopedic celebration of Roman culture written in the early fifth century CE, has been prized since the Renaissance as a treasure trove of otherwise unattested lore. Cast in the form of a dialogue, the Saturnalia treats subjects as diverse as the divinity of the Sun and the quirks of human digestion while showcasing Virgil as the master of all human knowledge, from diction and rhetoric to philosophy and religion. The new Latin text is based on a refined understanding of the medieval tradition and improves on Willis' standard edition in nearly three hundred places. The accompanying translation - only the second in English and the only one now in print - offers a clear and sprightly rendition of Macrobius' ornate Latin and is supplemented by ample annotation. A full introduction places the work in its cultural context and analyzes its construction, while indexes of names, ancient works cited in both text and notes, and topics make the work more readily accessible than ever before. -- Jacket
On the poor laws of England the various plans and opinions of Judge Blackstone ... by James Willis ( )
2 editions published in 1808 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prize essay on the commutation of tithes, in claim of the Bedfordean gold medal by James Willis ( )
1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blood in the bank by James Willis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macrobius by Ambrosius Theodosius Macrobius ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in Latin and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The common friend by James Willis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Willis Iacobus
Willis, Iacobus 1925-
Willis, Iacobvs 1925-
Willis Jacobus
Willis, Jacobus 1925-
Willis, James.
Willis , James A.
Willis, James A. 1925-
Willis, James Alfred
Willis, James Alfred 1925-
Languages
Latin (134)
English (47)
German (7)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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