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Fitzgerald, Robert 1910-1985

Overview
Works: 229 works in 844 publications in 4 languages and 30,373 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Epic poetry, Greek  Juvenile works  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Musical settings  Fiction 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Performer, Other, Narrator, Signer, Librettist, Compiler
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
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The Odyssey by Homer( Book )
98 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 5,277 libraries worldwide
A reprint of the ancient Greek epic with an introduction giving the background to the times, viz. "The ceremonies of civilization do not mean much to us today; we tend to see them as insincere ... To Homer they are very beautiful and their violation a more serious matter than we can imagine."
American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,361 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
Mystery and manners : occasional prose by Flannery O'Connor( Book )
38 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 2,330 libraries worldwide
The essays and articles in this volume are concerned mainly with the art of fiction--its quality, in regional writing; its nature and its aims; and its relatino to the writer's religion
The Oedipus cycle : an English version by Sophocles( Book )
34 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 1,459 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
The collected short prose of James Agee by James Agee( Book )
29 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
The Iliad by Homer( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 942 libraries worldwide
Since it was first published more than twenty-five years ago, Robert Fitzgerald's prize-winning translation of Homer's battle epic has become a classic in its own right: a standard against which all other versions are compared
In the rose of time; poems 1931-1956 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )
12 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Spring shade : poems, 1931-1970 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 libraries worldwide
In Spring Shade, he brings together all of his previous collections-Poems (1935), A Wreath for the Sea(1943), In the Rose of Time (1956)-and adds to them two dozen later poems and a generous sampling from the wide range of his translations
Sophocles I by Sophocles( Book )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Oedipus, the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone--Greek tragedies
Four Greek plays by Dudley Fitts( Book )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Presents recent translations of these four Greek classics together with notes on their significance
Enlarging the change : the Princeton seminars in literary criticism, 1949-1951 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
A guide to The Iliad : based on the translation by Robert Fitzgerald by James C Hogan( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
L'aile du songe by Kaija Saariaho( file )
4 editions published in 2002 in French and English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
In another country : poems 1935-1975 by James Laughlin( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
The Odyssey by Homer( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Robert Fitzgerald's translation of Homer's Odyssey is the best and best loved modern translation of the greatest of all epic poems
The Alcestis of Euripides by Euripides( Book )
4 editions published between 1936 and 1941 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The third kind of knowledge : memoirs & selected writings by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The Third Kind of Knowledge displays the unusual breadth of Fitzgerald's achievement and includes personal memoirs, reminiscences of literary friends, literary criticism of classical literature, and an interview on the art of translation. This volume has been prepared by his widow, Penelope Laurans Fitzgerald, following a plan begun by the author before his death. With photographs
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )
3 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 7 libraries worldwide
An English translation of the Greek epic in which Odysseus makes his long and treacherous journey home after the Trojan War, while his son Telemachos and wife Penelope are forced to scheme to protect his throne until his return. Includes a glossary, background information, literary criticism, and illustrations
 
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Alternative Names
Fitzgerald, Robert
Fitzgerald, Robert Stuart
Fitzgerald, Robert Stuart 1910-1985
Robert Fitzgerald Amerikaans taalkundige (1910-1985)
Robert Fitzgerald escritor estadounidense
Robert Fitzgerald US-amerikanischer Autor und Übersetzer
Robert Stuart Fitzgerald
Robertus Fitzgerald
Stuart Fitzgerald, Robert
Stuart Fitzgerald, Robert 1910-1985
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