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Briggs, Ward W.

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Works: 31 works in 122 publications in 5 languages and 4,558 library holdings
Genres: Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Sources  Records and correspondence  Concordances  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PN451, B
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Most widely held works by Ward W Briggs
Ancient Greek authors ( Book )
9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Aeschines -- Aeschylus -- Alcaeus -- Apollonius Rhodius -- Aratus of Soli -- Archilochus -- Aristophanes -- Aristotle -- Arrian -- Babrius -- Callimachus -- Cassius Dio -- Demosthenes -- Diogenes Laertius -- Empedocles -- Epictetus -- Epicurus -- Euripides -- Galen of Pergamon -- Gorgias of Leontini -- Heraclitus -- Herodotus -- Hesiod -- Hippocrates of Cos -- Homer -- Flavius Josephus -- Longinus -- Lucian -- Lysias -- Menander -- Parmenides -- Philo -- Pindar -- Plato -- Plotinus -- Plutarch -- Polybius -- Protagoras -- Pythagoras -- Sappho -- Sophocles -- Strabo -- Theocritus -- Theophrastus -- Thucydides --Xenophon
Ancient Roman writers ( Book )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
The history of Rome is essentially the history of one nation imitating another, namely Greece. The Romans invented only one genre, the satire. Roman writers borrowed their subject matter from the Greeks in all but one respect, history. Several of these Roman authors were slaves or came from slave families. It was the Greek-speaking early-freed slaves that taught the Romans to give their literature subjectivity
Classical scholarship : a biographical encyclopedia ( Book )
10 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 libraries worldwide
A companion to the Classical tradition by Craig Kallendorf( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
A Companion to the Classical Tradition accommodates the pressing need for an up-to-date introduction and overview of the growing field of reception studies. A comprehensive introduction and overview of the classical tradition - the interpretation of classical texts in later centuries. Comprises 26 newly commissioned essays from an international team of experts. Divided into three sections: a chronological survey, a geographical survey, and a section illustrating the connections between the classical tradition and contemporary theory
Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve : an American classicist ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Narrative and simile from the Georgics in the Aeneid by Ward W Briggs( Book )
8 editions published in 1980 in English and Multiple languages and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Soldier and scholar : Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve and the Civil War ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
A collection of the writings of Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, a classical scholar, Civil War journalist, and Charleston native. Includes autobiographical essays, sixty-three editorials written for the Richmond Examiner during the war, and a series of his reflections on the war written thirty years later. The latter pieces "are frequently vitriolic attacks not only on the evil and immoral Yankees, miscegenation, Jews, and critics of slavery, but also on Jefferson Davis, his hapless Confederate administration, and the struggling Southern armies."--Jacket
The letters of Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve by Basil L Gildersleeve( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Biographical dictionary of North American classicists ( Book )
7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Concordantia in Varronis libros, De re rustica by Ward W Briggs( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
The complete poems of James Dickey by James Dickey( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"An authoritative edition of all 331 poems ... collected in one volume for the first time ... collection includes 40 poems Dickey did not publish in The whole motion (1992) ... also includes an apparatus listing publication data and textual variants for the poems, as well as explanatory notes placing Dickey's poetry in biographical and historical context"--Dust jacket
Concordantia in Catonis librum De agri cultura by Ward W Briggs( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The selected classical papers of Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve by Basil L Gildersleeve( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
The Roosevelt lectures of Paul Shorey (1913-1914) by Paul Shorey( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Virgil and the Hellenistic Epic by Ward W Briggs( Article )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gildersleeve's Latin grammar by Basil L Gildersleeve( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A Bibliography of Virgil' s "Eclogues" (1927-1977) by Ward W Briggs( Article )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A Bibliography of Virgil' s "Eclogues" (Hinweis auf den Nachtrag am Schluss von Bd. II. 31. 2) by Ward W Briggs( Article )
in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dictionary of literary biography. ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Briggs, Ward.
Briggs, Ward 1945-
Briggs, Ward W.
Briggs Ward W. Jr
Briggs, Ward Wright Jr. 1945-
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