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Davies, James 1820-1883

Overview
Works: 45 works in 193 publications in 3 languages and 1,546 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Commentaries  Folklore  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PA3827.P8, 882.01
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Most widely held works by James Davies
Hesiod and Theognis by James Davies( Book )

37 editions published between 1873 and 2010 in English and Latin and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idylls of Theocritus, Bion, and Moschus, and the war-songs of Tyrtæus by Theocritus( Book )

21 editions published between 1853 and 1911 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Hesiod, Callimachus, and Theognis by Hesiod( Book )

24 editions published between 1856 and 2007 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catullus, Tibullus, and Propertius by James Davies( Book )

21 editions published between 1876 and 2012 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Hesiod, Callimachus, and Theognis. A literal prose translation with notes by Hesiod( Book )

5 editions published between 1897 and 1914 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andria et Heautontimorumeos by Terence( Book )

7 editions published between 1858 and 1877 in Latin and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fables of Babrius : in two parts by Babrius( Book )

4 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prometheus bound by Aeschylus( Book )

3 editions published between 1871 and 1879 in English and Latin and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest of the classical Greek dramas, based on the Greek legend of the Titan demi-god who, against the will of Zeus, stole fire from the gods for the benefit of man. His terrible punishment by Zeus, and his continuing defiance of Zeus in the face of that punishment, remain universal symbols of man's vulnerability in any struggle with the gods
The Apology of Socrates, the Crito, and the Phædo: three dialogues of Plato by Plato( Book )

5 editions published between 1861 and 1871 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apology of Socrates, the Crito, and the Phaedo : three dialogues of Plato from the text of C.F. Hermann by Plato( Book )

5 editions published between 1871 and 1891 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lycidas by John Milton( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Milton's poem, "Lycidas" has been called "'probably the most perfect piece of pure literature in existence ... ' [employing] patterns of structure, prosody, and imagery to maintain a dynamic coherence. The syntax of the poem is full of 'impertinent auxiliary assertions' that contribute valuably to the experience of the poem, ". The piece itself is incredibly dynamic, enabling many different styles and patterns that overlap, "the loose ends of any one pattern disappear into the interweavings of the others, ". Though a close reading of the poem shows that the work itself is more complic
The Adelphi, Hecyra, and Phormio by Terence( Book )

5 editions published between 1870 and 1880 in Latin and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Terentii Afri Andria et Heautontimorumenos by Terence( Book )

2 editions published in 1877 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nugae: the solace of rare leisure by James Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 1854 and 1870 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular view of atheism by James Davies( Book )

4 editions published in 1835 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual and common sense by James Davies( Book )

1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Terentii Afri the Adelphi, Hecyra, and Phormio by Terence( Book )

4 editions published between 1875 and 1885 in Latin and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Terentii Afri Eunuchus, comoedia. Terence's comedy: The Eunuchus. With English notes, critical and explanatory by Terence( Book )

2 editions published in 1869 in Latin and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the modern mode of dancing by James Davies( Book )

2 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The works of Hesiod, Callimachus, and Theognis
Alternative Names
Banks, J. 1820-1883

Banks, J. (James), 1820-1883

James Davies Davies [formerly Banks], James (1820–1883), classical scholar

James Davies onderwijzer uit Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Ierland (1820-1883)

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