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Stanford, William Bedell

Overview
Works: 162 works in 636 publications in 7 languages and 9,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art  Poetry  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  Mythological plays  History  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Commentator, Other, pre, Creator
Classifications: PA3827.A7, 882.01
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Most widely held works about William Bedell Stanford
 
Most widely held works by William Bedell Stanford
The Ulysses theme : a study in the adaptability of a traditional hero by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

72 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers substance to contemporary reflections on manhood by looking at comradeship, heroism, virtue, wandering, trickery, father-son issues, relations between men and a variety of feminine forms, and the intervention of the Gods. The author surveys the range of responses--from Euripides to Kazantzakis--to Ulysses' ambiguous nature, transforming Homeric studies by focusing on literary and psychological analysis
The quest for Ulysses by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of plays dramatizes the murder of Agamemnon by his wife, Clytemnestra, the revenge of her son, Orestes, and his judgement by the court of Athena
Ireland and the classical tradition by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek tragedy and the emotions : an introductory study by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to Aristotle the main purpose of tragedy is the manipulation of emotions, and yet there are relatively few accessible studies of the precise dynamics of emotion in the Athenian theatre. In Greek Tragedy and the Emotions, first published in 1993, W.B. Stanford reviews the evidence for 'emotionalism' - as the great Attic playwrights presented it, as the actors and choruses expressed it, and as their audiences reacted to it. Sociological aspects of the issue are considered, and the whole range of emotions, not just 'pity and fear', is discussed. The aural, visual and stylistic methods of
The frogs by Aristophanes( Book )

48 editions published between 1958 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among extant Greek comedies, the Frogs is unique for the light it throws on classical Greek attitudes to tragedy and to literature in general. Sir Kenneth Dover's authoritative edition, which drew together the relevant scholarship in a full introduction and extensive commentary, has been the most comprehensive edition available
Ajax by Sophocles( Book )

41 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ajax, perhaps the earliest surviving tragedy of Sophocles, presents the downfall and disgrace of a great hero whose suicide leads to his rehabilitation through the enlightened magnanimity of one of his enemies
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

58 editions published between 1937 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemies of poetry by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambiguity in Greek literature; studies in theory and practice by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahaffy: a biography of an Anglo-Irishman by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek metaphor; studies in theory and practice by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

24 editions published between 1936 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeschylus in his style; a study in language and personality by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

28 editions published between 1942 and 1987 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Lord Charlemont in Greece & Turkey, 1749 by James Caulfeild Charlemont( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer. Odyssey, books I-XII by Homer( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in Greek, Modern and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseia : de reizen van Odysseus by Homer( Book )

6 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Homer's epic that describes the wanderings of Odysseus as he tries to return home after the end of the Trojan War
Odyssey : books XIII-XXIV by Homer( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards a history of classical influences in Ireland by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and Irish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Archilochus to Pindar: papers on Greek literature of the Archaic Period by John Armstrong Davison( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El tema de Ulises by William Bedell Stanford( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Oresteia
Alternative Names
Bedell Stanford, William

Bedell Stanford, William 1910-1984

Stanford, W.

Stanford, W.B.

Stanford, W. B. 1910-1984

Stanford, W. B. (William Bedell)

Stanford, W. B. (William Bedell), 1910-1984

Stanford, W. Bedell

Stanford, William B.

Stanford, William B. 1910-1984

William Bedell Stanford Brits politicus (1910-1984)

William Bedell Stanford irischer Klassischer Philologe und Politiker

William Bedell Stanford Irish classical scholar and politician

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The OresteiaThe frogsAjaxHomer. Odyssey, books I-XIIOdyssey : books XIII-XXIV