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Fitzgerald, Robert 1910-1985

Overview
Works: 229 works in 861 publications in 5 languages and 30,392 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Drama  Epic poetry, Greek  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry, Latin  Legends  Juvenile works  Fiction  Tragedies (Drama) 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Performer, Other, Narrator, Signer, Compiler, Librettist
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
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Most widely held works by Robert Fitzgerald
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

106 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 5,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how to avoid becoming a victim of fraud, using stories of real-life scams and interviews with state and federal regulators, victims of fraud, and con artists
The Aeneid by Virgil( Book )

50 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgil's epic poem describing the fall of Troy, in English blank verse by Robert Fitzgerald
The Iliad by Homer( Book )

73 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Fitzgerald's prizewinning translation of Homer's battle epic has become a classic in its own right: a standard against which all other versions are compared
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Mystery and manners : occasional prose by Flannery O'Connor( Book )

38 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 2,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essays and articles in this volume are concerned mainly with the art of fiction--its quality, in regional writing; its nature and its aims; and its relatino to the writer's religion
The Oedipus cycle : an English version by Sophocles( Book )

42 editions published between 1939 and 2002 in English and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ancient myth of Oedipus, which still reverberates to this day, provided Sophocles with material for three great tragedies -- Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone -- that together recount the downfall of Oedipus, king of Thebes, his death in exile, and the action carried out after his death by his daughter Antigone"--Page 4 of cover
The collected short prose of James Agee by James Agee( Book )

30 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad by Homer( Recording )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since it was first published more than twenty-five years ago, Robert Fitzgerald's prizewinning translation of Homer's battle epic has become a classic in its own right: a standard against which all other versions are compared
The Aeneid by Virgil( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full of betrayal, heartache, seduction, elation, and violence, the Aeneid is the great founding epic of the Roman empire. Its pages speak of the Roman vision of self, the Roman ideal of what it meant to be a citizen of the world's greatest power
In the rose of time; poems 1931-1956 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )

12 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring shade : poems, 1931-1970 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Spring Shade, he brings together all of his previous collections-Poems (1935), A Wreath for the Sea(1943), In the Rose of Time (1956)-and adds to them two dozen later poems and a generous sampling from the wide range of his translations
Sophocles I by Sophocles( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus, the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone--Greek tragedies
Four Greek plays by Dudley Fitts( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents recent translations of these four Greek classics together with notes on their significance
Enlarging the change : the Princeton seminars in literary criticism, 1949-1951 by Robert Fitzgerald( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the Odyssey : a commentary on the English translation of Robert Fitzgerald by Ralph J Hexter( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Vintage original"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and index
A guide to The Iliad : based on the translation by Robert Fitzgerald by James C Hogan( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'aile du songe by Kaija Saariaho( )

4 editions published in 2002 in French and English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In another country : poems 1935-1975 by James Laughlin( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Odyssey by Homer( Recording )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Fitzgerald's translation of Homer's Odyssey is the best and best loved modern translation of the greatest of all epic poems
Alcestis by Euripides( Book )

8 editions published between 1936 and 1941 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Euripides' Alcestis - perhaps the most anthologized Attic drama - is an ideal test for students reading their first play in the original Greek. Literary commentaries and language aids in most editions are too advanced or too elementary for intermediate students of the language, but in this new student edition, C.A.E. Luschnig and H.M. Roisman remedy such deficiencies." "The introductory section of this edition provides historical and literary perspective; the commentary explains points of grammar, syntax, and vocabulary, as well as elucidating background features such as dramatic conventions and mythology; and a discussion section introduces the controversies surrounding this most elusive drama. In their presentation, Luschnig and Roisman have initiated a new method for introducing students to current scholarship." "This edition also includes a glossary, an index, a bibliography, and grammatical reviews designed specifically for students of Greek language and culture in their second year of university study or third year of high school"--Jacket
 
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Alternative Names
Fitzgerald, Robert

Fitzgerald, Robert Stuart

Fitzgerald, Robert Stuart 1910-1985

Robert Fitzgerald Amerikaans taalkundige (1910-1985)

Robert Fitzgerald escriptor estatunidenc

Robert Fitzgerald escritor estadounidense

Robert Fitzgerald US-amerikanischer Autor und Übersetzer

Robert Fitzgerald yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Robert Stuart Fitzgerald

Robertus Fitzgerald

Stuart Fitzgerald, Robert

Stuart Fitzgerald, Robert 1910-1985

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The AeneidThe IliadAmerican poetry : the twentieth centuryMystery and manners : occasional proseThe Oedipus cycle : an English versionThe collected short prose of James AgeeThe AeneidSpring shade : poems, 1931-1970