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Cairns, Huntington 1904-1985

Overview
Works: 118 works in 552 publications in 3 languages and 14,395 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc  Catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Author, Compiler, Author of introduction, Speaker, Contributor, Commentator for written text, Publishing director, Other, Translator
Classifications: N856, 184
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The collected dialogues of Plato, including the letters by Plato( Book )

85 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 2,591 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 limits of art : poetry and prose chosen by ancient and modern critics by Huntington Cairns( Book )

40 editions published between 1948 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to 85 paintings. Critical notes place each painting in its proper place in the history of art
A pageant of painting from the National Gallery of Art by National Gallery of Art (U.S.)( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invitation to learning by Huntington Cairns( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1943 in English and held by 735 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 654 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 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of legal science by Huntington Cairns( Book )

34 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial and death of Socrates by Plato( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 451 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
The two-story world : selected writings of James K. Feibleman by James Kern Feibleman( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in English and held by 45 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 )

25 editions published between 1944 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientific theory of culture.--The functional theory.--Sir James George Frazer
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

Law and its premises by Huntington Cairns( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Languages
English (316)

Spanish (1)

French (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