WorldCat Identities

Grene, David

Overview
Works: 249 works in 750 publications in 2 languages and 21,813 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragicomedies  Tragedies (Drama)  Mythological plays  Poetry  Biography  Software  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Honoree, Other, Contributor
Classifications: DF229.T5, 882
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Grene
 
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Most widely held works by David Grene
The complete Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

29 editions published between 1060 and 1992 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reality and the heroic pattern : last plays of Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Sophocles by David Grene( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains translations of plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides; a selection from The Complete Greek tragedies
The history by Herodotus( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles II by Sophocles( Book )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles I by Sophocles( Book )

20 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus, the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone--Greek tragedies
Aeschylus. by Aeschylus( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the full text of "Electra," by Sophocles, the Greek playwright, presented by the Perseus Project of the Department of Classics at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. Includes author information and help for texts and text tools. Offers Greek text with morphological links. Links to the home page of the Perseus Project
The complete Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents a complete modern translation of the ancient Greek trilogy which traces the chain of murder and revenge withon the royal family of Argos, and includes an abridged stage adaptation of the tragedies."
Euripides by Euripides( Book )

35 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nine paperback volumes, the Grene and Lattimore editions offer the most comprehensive selection of the Greek tragedies available in English. Over the years these authoritative, critically acclaimed editions have been the preferred choice of over three million readers for personal libraries and individual study as well as for classroom use
The actor in history : a study in Shakespearean stage poetry by David Grene( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in his pride; a study in the political philosophy of Thucydides and Plato by David Grene( Book )

16 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Greek tragedies in translation by David Grene( Book )

11 editions published between 1942 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides by Euripides( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1992 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides III by Euripides( Book )

21 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Orestes. Iphigenia in Aulis. Electra. The Phoenician women. The Bacchae
Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God and the land : the metaphysics of farming in Hesiod and Vergil by Stephanie A Nelson( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this pathbreaking book, which includes a powerful new translation of Hesiod's Works and Days by esteemed translator David Grene, Stephanie Nelson argues that a society's vision of farming contains deep indications about its view of the human place within nature, and our relationship to the divine. She contends that both Hesiod in the Works and Days and Vergil in the Georgics saw farming in this way, and so wrote their poems not only about farming itself, but also about its deeper ethical and religious implications
The Peloponnesian War by Thucydides( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an English translation of the Greek text which provides an account of the people and events involved in the long, fifth-century conflict between Athens and Sparta, and includes notes, a glossary, and other resources
Greek tragedies( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history
Alternative Names
David Grene American academic

David Grene US-amerikanischer Klassikgelehrter

Grene, David 1913-2002

Grene, William David

Grene, William David, 1913-2002

Грене, Дэвид

グリーン, デイヴィッド

Languages
English (294)

French (1)

Covers
Greek tragediesThe historySophocles IIAeschylus.The OresteiaEuripidesEuripidesEuripides III