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Parker, Douglass

Overview
Works: 43 works in 129 publications in 3 languages and 7,174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Humor 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PA3877, 882
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Douglass Parker
Publications by Douglass Parker
Publications by Douglass Parker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Douglass Parker
Lysistrata by Aristophanes( Book )
23 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
Immortal Greek play in which women play hard to get in effort to make men-folk stop waging war
The congresswomen (Ecclesiazusae) by Aristophanes( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and held by 848 libraries worldwide
The wasps by Aristophanes( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 828 libraries worldwide
A farce dealing with the antics of the Athenian jurors
The Acharnians by Aristophanes( Book )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
A farcical comedy about war and peace
Four comedies: Lysistrata; The Acharnians; The congresswomen, translated by Douglass Parker. The frogs, translated by Richmond Lattimore by Aristophanes( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Three comedies: The birds; The clouds, translated by William Arrowsmith. The wasps by Aristophanes( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
The complete comedies of Terence : modern verse translations by Terence( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 libraries worldwide
Four plays by Aristophanes( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Classic Greek plays offer a caricature of Socrates, a flawed utopia, a clever plan to gain peace, and a debate between deceased playwrights
Terence, the comedies by Terence( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Terence's engaging portrayals of the "generation gap" and other timeless subjects conquered an unruly Roman populace--and, in these translations, will captivate modern readers
Five comedies by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Anabion : 1540 : Text lateinisch und deutsch by Johannes Sapidus( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in German and Latin and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Four comedies: Lysistrata; The acharnians; The congresswomen by Aristophanes( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Three comedies by Aristophanes : The birds, The clouds by Aristophanes( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Five Comedies Miles Gloriosus, Menaechmi, Bacchides, Hecyra and Adelphoe by Plautus Terence( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
""This is a book worthy of high praise. . . . All versions are exceedingly witty and versatile, in verse that ripples from one's lips, pulling all the punches of Plautus, the knockabout king of farce, and proving that the more polished Terence can be just as funny. Accuracy to the original has been thoroughly respected, but look at the humour in rendering Diphilius' play called Synapothnescontes as Three's a Shroud. . . . Students in schools and colleges will benefit from short introductions to each play, to Roman stage conventions, to different types of Greek and Roman comedy, and there is a
Epicurean imagery in Lucretius' De rerum natura by Douglass Parker( Book )
4 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The congresswomen by Aristophanes( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Three comedies : Peace, Money, The god Samia ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Eunuch ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Performance of a translation of Terence's play, The eunuch. A story of two rival lovers of the courtesan Thais, and a young man who falls in love with a slave girl and impersonates a eunuch
The Archarnians by Aristophanes( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A special classics issue on myth and interpretation ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Parker, Douglass Stott 1927-2011
Languages
English (101)
German (2)
Latin (1)
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