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Cairns, Huntington 1904-1985

Overview
Works: 103 works in 471 publications in 3 languages and 13,955 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Compiler, Author of introduction, Speaker, Other
Classifications: N856, 184
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Most widely held works about Huntington Cairns
 
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Most widely held works by Huntington Cairns
The collected dialogues of Plato, including the letters by Plato( Book )

79 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socrates' defense (Apology) / translated by Hugh Tredennick -- Crito / translated by Hugh Tredennick -- Phaedo / translated by Hugh Tredennick -- Charmides / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Laches / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Lysis / translated by J. Wright -- Euthyphro / translated by Lane Cooper -- Menexenus / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Lesser Hippias / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Ion / translated by Lane Cooper -- Gorgias / translated by W.D. Woodhead -- Protagoras / translated by W.K.C. Guthrie -- Meno / translated by W.K.C. Guthrie -- Euthydemus / translated by W.H.D. Rouse -- Cratylus / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Phaedrus / translated by R. Hackforth -- Symposium / translated by Michael Joyce -- Republic / translated by Paul Shorey -- Theaetetus / translated by F.M. Cornford -- Parmenides / translated by F.M. Cornford -- Sophist / translated by F.M. Cornford -- Statesman / translated by J.B. Skemp -- Philebus / translated by R. Hackforth -- Timaeus / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Critias / translated by A.E. Taylor -- Laws / translated by A.E. Taylor -- Epinomis / translated by A.E. Taylor -- Greater Hippias / translated by Benjamin Jowett -- Letters / translated by L.A. Post
The American scene : a reader by H. L Mencken( Book )

28 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The limits of art : poetry and prose chosen by ancient and modern critics by Huntington Cairns( Book )

41 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal philosophy from Plato to Hegel by Huntington Cairns( Book )

54 editions published between 1949 and 2002 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterpieces of painting from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great paintings from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pageant of painting from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

11 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Treasures from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to 85 paintings. Critical notes place each painting in its proper place in the history of art
Invitation to learning by Huntington Cairns( Book )

11 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French literature and its masters by George Saintsbury( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1972 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and the social sciences by Huntington Cairns( Book )

21 editions published between 1935 and 2007 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of legal science by Huntington Cairns( Book )

26 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Trial and Death of Socrates by Plato( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an account of Socrates' trial, jury verdict, and sentencing; explores the philosopher's views on his punishment; and offers his thoughts on death, immortality, and the nature of the soul
Masterpieces of painting from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

9 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law and its premises by Huntington Cairns( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterpieces of painting from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The limits of art : a critic's anthology of Western literature( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Limits of Art relies not on a single editor, but on a community of critics ranging across the centuries, many of them timeless authors themselves ... This community of great critics has returned again and again to certain touchstones in our literature: utterances that brush up against the unutterable; words that "touch the limits of art." This renowned anthology gathers these touchstones, along with their nominations for inclusion--the words of the critics themselves"--Jacket
A scientific theory of culture by Bronislaw Malinowski( Book )

23 editions published between 1944 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published, posthumously, this volume is both a summing up and a reformulation of Malinowski's functional theory of culture
Farewell from France : a letter to Huntington Cairns April 30, 1939 by Henry Miller( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This other Eden : aspects of the natural history of the Outer Banks of North Carolina by Huntington Cairns( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The collected dialogues of Plato, including the letters
Alternative Names
Cairns, Huntington 1904-

Languages
English (362)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
The limits of art : poetry and prose chosen by ancient and modern criticsThe Trial and Death of SocratesThe limits of art : a critic's anthology of Western literatureA scientific theory of culture