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Cairncross, John

Overview
Works: 73 works in 257 publications in 7 languages and 6,579 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Tragedies (Drama)  Translations  Mythological plays  Biography  Fiction  Romances  Comics (Graphic works) 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Redactor
Classifications: PQ1898, 842.4
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Most widely held works by John Cairncross
Iphigenia; Phaedra; Athaliah by Jean Racine( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English translation of three plays by seventeenth-century French playwright Jean Racine
The Cid ; Cinna ; The theatrical illusion by Pierre Corneille( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cid, Corneille's masterpiece set in medieval Spain, was the first great work of French classical drama; Cinna, written three years later in 1641, is a tense political drama, while The Theatrical Illusion, an earlier work, is reminiscent of Shakespeare's exuberant comedies
Britannicus by Jean Racine( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Néron qui, sous ses attitudes encore sages et vertueuses, commence à laisser percer sa véritable nature, a fait séquestrer, dans son palais, Junie, descendante d'Auguste, en la séparant de Britannicus qui l'aime
After polygamy was made a sin: the social history of Christian polygamy by John Cairncross( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molière bourgeois et libertin by John Cairncross( Book )

15 editions published in 1963 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two centuries of French literature by Raymond Picard( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the literary works of Pascal, La Bruyere, Malherbe, La Fontaine, Corneille, Moliere, Racine, Marivaux, Beaumarchais, Montesquieu, Voltaire, Diderot, and Rousseau
New light on Molière: Tartuffe, Élomire hypocondre by John Cairncross( Book )

15 editions published in 1956 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Humanité de Molière by John Cairncross( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polyeuctus ; The liar ; Nicomedes by Pierre Corneille( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The missing half : woman, 1975 by Daniela Colombo-Sacco( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigenia. Phaedra. Athaliah by Jean Racine( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An approach to food/population planning by John Cairncross( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Population and agriculture in the developing countries by John Cairncross( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phèdre by Jean Racine( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and French and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of a 17th century French play based on an ancient Greek tragedy, a queen's love for her stepson who rejects her. So Phaedra commits suicide and in her note accuses Hippolytus of trying to seduce her, which causes King Theseus to banish his son. By the translator of Tales from Ovid
One hundred and one Chinese poems by Shih Shun Liu( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Multiple languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By a lonely sea; translations and poems by John Cairncross( Book )

6 editions published in 1959 in English and Multiple languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Things to come : the world food crisis, the way out by John Cairncross( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six tragedies by Jean Racine( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salad days : plus selections from The duenna : original London cast by Julian Slade( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iphigénie by Jean Racine( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le texte intégral annoté et une approche pédagogique adaptée au niveau de l'élève, contenant la biographie de l'auteur, une approche du contexte socio-culturel, des questionnaires d'analyse et des groupements de textes
 
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The Cid ; Cinna ; The theatrical illusion
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The Cid ; Cinna ; The theatrical illusionBritannicusIphigenia. Phaedra. AthaliahMy five Cambridge friendsTRIPLEX : more secrets from the Cambridge spies
Alternative Names
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Cairncross, J. (John)

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