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Halliday, W. R. (William Reginald) 1886-1966

Overview
Works: 97 works in 360 publications in 6 languages and 5,853 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Hymns  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PA4025.H8, 883.01
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Most widely held works by W. R Halliday
Greek and Roman folklore by W. R Halliday( Book )

22 editions published between 1924 and 1963 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pagan background of early Christianity by W. R Halliday( Book )

28 editions published between 1825 and 1988 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The growth of the city state; lectures on Greek and Roman history by W. R Halliday( Book )

41 editions published between 1923 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek divination; a study of its methods and principles by W. R Halliday( Book )

28 editions published between 1913 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the history of Roman religion from Numa to Augustus by W. R Halliday( Book )

22 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Homeric hymns by Homer( Book )

40 editions published between 1904 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Homeric Hymns have survived for two and a half millennia because of their captivating stories, beautiful language, and religious significance. Well before the advent of writing in Greece, they were performed by traveling bards at religious events, competitions, banquets, and festivals. These thirty-four poems invoking and celebrating the gods of ancient Greece raise questions that humanity still struggles with-questions about our place among others and in the world. Known as ""Homeric"" because they were composed in the same meter, dialect, and style as Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, these hymn
Indo-European folk-tales and Greek legend by W. R Halliday( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek questions of Plutarch with a new translation & commentary by Plutarch( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short treatise of hunting, 1591 by Thomas Cokayne( Book )

9 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from Cokayne's published treatise (1591)
Folklore studies, ancient and modern by W. R Halliday( Book )

11 editions published between 1924 and 1971 in English and Russian and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern Greek in Asia Minor; a study of the dialects of Siĺli, Cappadocia and Phárasa, with grammar, texts, translations and glossary by R. M Dawkins( Book )

15 editions published in 1916 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Homeric Hymns. Edited by T.W. Allen ... W.R. Halliday ... and E.E. Sikes ... Second edition by Homer( Book )

4 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Homeric Hymns; Edited by T.W. Allen, W.R. Halliday and E.E. Sikes by Homer( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More rhymes by W. R Halliday( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nilsson's Minoan religion by W. R Halliday( )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Religion and Mythology of the Greeks by W. R Halliday( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek divination by W. R Halliday( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mithraism by W. R Halliday( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The superstitious man of Theophrastus by W. R Halliday( Book )

2 editions published between 1921 and 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[A Short Treatise of Hunting: compyled for the delight of noblemen and gentlemen. B.L.] by Thomas Cokayne( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The pagan background of early Christianity
Alternative Names
Halliday, W. R.

Halliday, W. R. 1886-1966

Halliday, W. R. (William Reginald)

Halliday, William R.

Halliday, William Reginald 1886-1966

Halliday, William Reginald 1886-1966 Sir

Halliday, William Reginald, Sir, 1886-1966

William Reginald Halliday British historian anad archaeologist

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Greek divination; a study of its methods and principlesMithraism