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Wicksteed, Philip H. (Philip Henry) 1844-1927

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Works: 345 works in 1,468 publications in 7 languages and 15,477 library holdings
Genres: Verse drama  Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Biographies  Handbooks and manuals  Poetry  Commentaries  Radio programs 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: PT8858, 851.15
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Aristotle, the Physics by Aristotle( Book )
90 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
"Aristotle, great Greek philosopher, researcher, reasoner, and writer, born at Stagirus in 384 B.C., was a son of a medical doctor Nicomachus and Phaestis. He studied under Plato at Athens and taught there 367-347; spent three years at the court of a former pupil Hermeias in Asia Minor and married Pythias a relation of his; after some time at Mitylene, in 343-2 he was appointed by King Philip of Macedon to be tutor of his teen-aged son Alexander, and had other students. After Philip's death in 336, Aristotle became head of his own school (of Peripatetics), the Lyceum at Athens. Because of anti-Macedonian feeling there after Alexander's death in 323, he withdrew to Chalcis in Euboea, where he died in 322. Nearly all the works he prepared for publication are lost, the priceless ones extant being lecture-materials, notes, and memoranda (some are spurious). I Practical. Nicomachean Ethics; Great Ethics (Magna Moralia); Eudemian Ethics; Politics; Economics (on the good of the family); On Virtues and Vices. II Logical: Categories; Analytics (Prior and Posterior); Interpretation; Refutations used by Sophists; Topica. III Physical: Twenty-six works (some suspect) including astronomy, generation and destruction, the senses, memory, sleep, dreams, life, facts about animals, etc. IV Metaphysics: on being as being. V Art: Rhetoric and Poetics. VI Other works including the Constitution of Athens; more works also of doubtful authorship. VII Fragments of various works such as dialogues on philosophy and literature; and of treatises on rhetoric, politics and metaphysics."--Jacket
The divine comedy of Dante Alighieri : the Carlyle-Okey-Wicksteed translation by Dante Alighieri( Book )
33 editions published between 1932 and 1959 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
In middle age Dante realizes he has strayed from the True Way into the Dark Wood of Error, or Wordliness. When he realizes his loss, he looks up to see the first light of the sun, the symbol of divine illumination, lighting the top of a small hill, the Mount of Joy. It is Easter, the time of resurrection and rebirth. These symbols fill Dante with hope and he sets out immediately to climb to the top of Mount Joy. His way is blocked, however, by the Three Beasts of Worldliness--the Leopard of Malice and Fraud, the Lion of violence and ambition, and the She-Wolf of Incntinence--who will drive him back into the darkness of error. When all seems lost, Virgil, Dante's symbol of human reason, to lead him from error. With the easy way to the Mount of Joy blacked, Dante must travel the more difficult way through Hell and Purgatory before reaching the light of God. To help him, Virgil offers Dante another Guide--Beatrice, the symbol of divine love
The common sense of political economy, and selected papers and reviews on economic theory by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
117 editions published between 1933 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Il Paradiso di Dante by Dante Alighieri( Book )
34 editions published between 1899 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 712 libraries worldwide
The alphabet of economic science; elements of the theory of value or worth by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
58 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Dante & Aquinas by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
28 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Discussion of Dante's work in the light of the accepted philosophy and theology of his time as expressed in the Thomistic philosophy of Aquinas
The Divine comedy; the Carlyle-Wicksteed translation by Dante Alighieri( Book )
8 editions published between 1944 and 1959 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
The Purgatorio of Dante Alighieri by Dante Alighieri( Book )
29 editions published between 1901 and 1964 in English and Italian and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Aids to the study of Dante by Charles Allen Dinsmore( Book )
4 editions published between 1903 and 2006 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
The divine comedy of Dante Alighieri by Dante Alighieri( Book )
7 editions published between 1932 and 1944 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
In middle age Dante realizes he has strayed from the True Way into the Dark Wood of Error, or Wordliness. When he realizes his loss, he looks up to see the first light of the sun, the symbol of divine illumination, lighting the top of a small hill, the Mount of Joy. It is Easter, the time of resurrection and rebirth. These symbols fill Dante with hope and he sets out immediately to climb to the top of Mount Joy. His way is blocked, however, by the Three Beasts of Worldliness--the Leopard of Malice and Fraud, the Lion of violence and ambition, and the She-Wolf of Incntinence--who will drive him back into the darkness of error. When all seems lost, Virgil, Dante's symbol of human reason, to lead him from error. With the easy way to the Mount of Joy blacked, Dante must travel the more difficult way through Hell and Purgatory before reaching the light of God. To help him, Virgil offers Dante another Guide--Beatrice, the symbol of divine love
Four lectures on Henrik Ibsen, dealing chiefly with his metrical works by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
28 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Brand by Henrik Ibsen( Book )
14 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
"Brand was Ibsen's first masterpiece, a poetic drama composed in 1865 and published to tremendous critical and popular acclaim. The unsparing vision of a priest driven by faith to risk and witness the deaths of his wife and child gives Brand its icy ferocity. When he was writing it in Italy, Ibsen declared: 'It is blessedly peaceful out here; no one I know; I read nothing but the Bible ... ' Geoffrey Hill provides a new Preface to this third and revised edition of his great stage version of Brand."--Jacket
Dante and Giovanni del Virgilio, including a critical edition of the text of Dante's "Eclogae latinae" and of the poetic remains of Giovanni del Virgilio by Dante Alighieri( Book )
25 editions published between 1902 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 336 libraries worldwide
The divine comedy : Inferno ; Purgatorio ; Paradiso by Dante Alighieri( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
"Dante's theme is universal. ... The story is an allegory representing the soul's journey from spiritual depths to spiritual heights. As mankind exposes itself, by its merits or demerits, to the rewards or the punishments of justice, it experiences 'Inferno' or hell, 'Purgatorio' or purgatory, and 'Paradiso' or heaven, a vision of a world of beauty, light, and song"--Container
Giovanni Boccaccio, the life of Dante (Tratatello in laude di Dante) by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )
13 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
"Boccaccio, with his unquenchable interest in the lives of great men, was a fervent admirer of Dante, both in terms of his life and his work. As such, he embarked upon writing this short piece as a vindication of the merits of his illustrious fellow-citizen. Yet far from being simply an account of the misfortunes that befell the great Florentine exile, the resulting Life of Dante also gives precious insight into Boccaccio's own ideas on a wide variety of issues including poetry, literature, women and society."--Jacket
The convivio of Dante Alighieri by Dante Alighieri( Book )
25 editions published between 1903 and 1983 in English and Italian and held by 293 libraries worldwide
The reactions between dogma & philosophy illustrated from the works of S. Thomas Aquinas : lectures delivered in London and Oxford, October-December 1916 by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
26 editions published between 1920 and 1980 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Dante : six sermons by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
34 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 libraries worldwide
The common sense of political economy, including a study of the human basis of economic law by Philip H Wicksteed( Book )
74 editions published between 1910 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Lectures on the origin and growth of religion as illustrated by the native religions of Mexico and Peru by Albert Réville( Book )
13 editions published between 1884 and 1905 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
 
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Philip Wicksteed
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Philip Wicksteed economista, storico e critico letterario inglese
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