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Murray, Gilbert 1866-1957

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Works: 1,086 works in 4,108 publications in 8 languages and 53,877 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Bibliography  Commentaries  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Illustrations 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Recipient, Speaker, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Redactor, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: PA3973, 882.082
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The rise of the Greek epic by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
100 editions published between 1907 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Euripides and his age by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
103 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five stages of Greek religion by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
84 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of ancient Greek literature by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
79 editions published between 1897 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven famous Greek plays by Whitney J Oates ( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven famous Greek plays translated
Aeschylus, the creator of tragedy by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
52 editions published between 1940 and 1978 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aristophanes : a study by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
42 editions published between 1933 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classical tradition in poetry by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
40 editions published between 1927 and 1968 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteen Greek plays by Lane Cooper ( Book )
8 editions published between 1943 and 1958 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Trojan women of Euripides by Euripides ( Book )
60 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine Greek dramas by Aeschylus ( Book )
12 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford book of Greek verse by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
44 editions published between 1930 and 1967 in 4 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stoic, Christian and humanist by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
38 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book collects together four essays by the very well-known academic Gilbert Murray that were first presented between 1914 and 1939. The author seeks to present a statement of his profound belief in ethics and disbelief in revelational religions. The philosophy of this great thinker is accessibly written while it addresses deep questions of the nature of morality and the basis of religions. This collection was first published in 1940
The Agamemnon of Aeschylus by Aeschylus ( )
15 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Agamemnon of Aeschylus is the first play in The Trilogy of the Oresteia, which deals with the eternal problem of the evil act causing vengeance which wreaks more evil which must be avenged. Aeschylus declares that the new ruler in heaven, Zeus, heralds the end of this cycle and the beginning of hope. Zeus has suffered and sinned and grown wise, and thereby shows humans how to grow wise also
Greek historical thought, from Homer to the age of Heraclius by Arnold Toynbee ( Book )
13 editions published between 1924 and 1959 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hippolytus & the bacchae by Euripides ( )
4 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ancient Greek Euripides wrote the play Hippolytus, a tragedy based on the myth of the son of Theseus, Hippolytus. The gods play a central part in Hippolytus, and Aphrodite and Artemis appear at the start and end respectively. It is thought they were also present throughout, as two statues onstage. The Bacchae, which is also called The Bacchantes is another of Euripides' tragedies. It is based on the myth of King Pentheus of Thebes and his mother Agavë who
Greek studies by Gilbert Murray ( Book )
28 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in 3 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iphigenia in Tauris by Euripides ( Book )
52 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
""The Iphigenia in Tauris is not in the modern sense a tragedy; it is a romantic play, beginning in a tragic atmosphere and moving through perils and escapes to a happy end. To the archaeologist the cause of this lies in the ritual on which the play is based. All Greek tragedies that we know have as their nucleus something which the Greeks called an Aition-a cause or origin. They all explain some ritual or observance or commemorate some great event."" So begins the preface to ""Iphigenia in Tauris"" by Euripides as translated and prefaced by Gilbert Murray.</spa
The Medea of Euripides by Euripides ( Book )
57 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aeschyli septem quae supersunt tragoediae by Aeschylus ( Book )
101 editions published between 1937 and 1975 in 7 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Murray, G. 1866-1957
Murray, G. (Gilbert), 1866-1957
Murray, Geo. Gilbert Aimé 1866-1957
Murray, Georg G. 1866-1957
Murray, George G. 1866-1957
Murray, George Gilbert Aimé
Murray, George Gilbert Aimé 1866-1957
Murray, Georgius G. 1866-1957
Murray, Gilbert 1866-1957
Murray, Gilbert (George Gilbert Aimé), 1866-1957
Murray, Gilberto 1866-1957
Murray, Gilbertus.
Murray Gilbertus 1866-1957
جلبرت موري، 1866-1957
Languages
English (915)
Greek, Ancient (105)
Latin (47)
Greek, Modern (18)
French (2)
German (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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