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Scott-Kilvert, Ian

Overview
Works: 238 works in 1,029 publications in 4 languages and 19,567 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Bio-bibliography  Reference works  History  Biographies  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Other, Publishing director, Author of introduction, ed
Classifications: PR85, 820.9
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ian Scott-Kilvert
Publications by Ian Scott-Kilvert
Publications by Ian Scott-Kilvert, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ian Scott-Kilvert
British writers by Ian Scott-Kilvert( Book )
36 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,420 libraries worldwide
This collection of critical essays covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day
The rise and fall of Athens; nine Greek lives: Theseus, Solon, Themistocles, Aristides, Cimon, Pericles, Nicias, Alcibiades, Lysander by Plutarch( Book )
32 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
Nine Greek biographies illustrate the rise and fall of Athens, from the legendary days of Theseus, the city's founder, through Solon, Themistocles, Aristides, Cimon, Pericles, Nicias, and Alcibiades, to the razing of its walls by Lysander
Makers of Rome, nine lives : Coriolanus, Fabius Maximus, Macellus, Cato the Elder, Tiberius Gracchus, Gaius Gracchus, Sertorius, Brutus, Mark Antony by Plutarch( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Nine selections from the Greek historian's famous Lives, spotlighting key Roman figures from the earliest years of the Republic to the beginning of the Empire
British writers ( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Covers writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the fourteenth century to the present day. Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis
A.E. Housman by Ian Scott-Kilvert( Book )
49 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 908 libraries worldwide
The age of Alexander: nine Greek lives by Plutarch( Book )
15 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
John Webster by Ian Scott-Kilvert( Book )
38 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 793 libraries worldwide
The rise of the Roman Empire by Polyb( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 731 libraries worldwide
Political and social history, chronicle of military affairs
Anthony Powell by Bernard Bergonzi( Book )
14 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Informatie over leven en werk van de Engelse schrijver (geb. 1905)
Muriel Spark by Patricia Stubbs( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 libraries worldwide
John Betjeman by John Press( Book )
13 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Samuel Beckett by Jean Jacques Mayoux( Book )
14 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
P.H. Newby by G. S Fraser( Book )
12 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 libraries worldwide
The Roman history : the reign of Augustus by Cassius Dio Cocceianus( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Brings to life for us the unrest and conspiracies, the struggle over the imperial succession, the prodigies and portents, the military campaigns all the way from Ethiopia to Yugoslavia. The author shows us the ruthless power-seeking as the 400-year-old republic finally collapsed and makes a great set-piece of the battle of Actium -- where Augustus defeated Antony and Cleopatra to become master of the world. He also inserts fictionalized speeches into his narrative, which offer his own profound political reflections or dramatize the many different attitudes to the emperor. The fascinating debate between the great general Agrippa and Maecenas (the patron of Horace and Virgil) on the merits of republicanism and monarchy confronts issues which are still very much alive today
Edward Bond by Simon Trussler( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Prose writers of World War I by M. S Greicus( Book )
17 editions published in 1973 in English and Italian and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Edmund Spenser by Alastair Fowler( Book )
9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
George Chapman by M. C Bradbrook( Book )
9 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 libraries worldwide
E.M. Forster by Philip Gardner( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Informatie over leven en werk van de Engelse schrijver (1879-1970)
Poets : American and British ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Ian Scott-Kilvert British editor
Kilvert, Ian S.
Kilvert, Ian S. 1917-1989
Kilvert Ian Scott-
Kilvert, Ian Scott 1917-1989
Scott-Kilvert, Ian
Scott Kilvert, Ian 1917-1989
スコット=キルヴァート, イアン
Languages
English (325)
Japanese (3)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
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