WorldCat Identities

Grene, David

Overview
Works: 174 works in 720 publications in 1 language and 21,322 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Mythological plays  Poetry  Biography  Textbooks  Tragicomedies  Illustrated works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Honoree, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PA3626.A2, 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 )

64 editions published between 1060 and 2011 in English and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

38 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains eleven critical essays on the works of Sophocles, arranged in chronological order of publication
Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

34 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains translations of plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides; a selection from The Complete Greek tragedies
Reality and the heroic pattern : last plays of Ibsen, Shakespeare, and Sophocles by David Grene( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history by Herodotus( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agamemnon by Aeschylus( Book )

27 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agamemnon makes a powerful impact on most audiences, even if they are unacquainted with the techniques of Aeschylean tragedy. Its subject is the human condition in its widest aspect
Sophocles I by Sophocles( Book )

23 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus the King/ Oedipus at Colonus/ Antigone
Euripides by Euripides( Book )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 711 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
Sophocles II by Sophocles( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides II by Euripides( Book )

20 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

13 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 559 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."
The actor in history : a study in Shakespearean stage poetry by David Grene( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 545 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 524 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 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides III by Euripides( Book )

20 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Orestes. Iphigenia in Aulis. Electra. The Phoenician women. The Bacchae
Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains translations of plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides; a selection from The Complete Greek tragedies
God and the land : the metaphysics of farming in Hesiod and Vergil by Stephanie A Nelson( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Works and Days" of Hesiod and Virgil's "Georgics" are fundamental texts in the Greek canon. Here Nelson brings them together with a metaphysical eye, showing how the two writers each viewed the farming lifestyle as a system of belief unto itself. A translation of Hesiod is included
Euripides I : Alcestis ; The Medea ; The Heracleidae ; Hippolytus by Euripides( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Greek tragedies
The Peloponnesian War. The Thomas Hobbes translation by Thucydides( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1990 in English and held by 335 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
 
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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 (428)

Covers
SophoclesGreek tragediesThe historyAgamemnonSophocles IEuripidesSophocles IIEuripides II