WorldCat Identities

Grene, David

Overview
Works: 252 works in 776 publications in 1 language and 22,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragicomedies  Tragedies (Drama)  Mythological plays  Poetry  Biography  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, 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 )

29 editions published between 1060 and 1992 in English and held by 1,603 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 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history by Herodotus( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek political theory; the image of man in Thucydides and Plato by David Grene( Book )

30 editions published between 1950 and 1967 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles II by Sophocles( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeschylus. by Aeschylus( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeschylus (ca. 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. He won the tragic prize at the City Dionysia thirteen times between ca. 499 and 458, and in his later years was probably victorious almost every time he put on a production, though Sophocles beat him at least once
Sophocles I by Sophocles( Book )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus, the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone--Greek tragedies
The complete Greek tragedies by David Grene( Book )

in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 561 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 )

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 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides II by Euripides( Book )

23 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 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 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Euripides III by Euripides( Book )

14 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in English and held by 327 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 (284)

Covers
The historySophocles IIAeschylus.The OresteiaEuripides IIEuripidesSophoclesGod and the land : the metaphysics of farming in Hesiod and Vergil