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Statius, P. Papinius (Publius Papinius)

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Works: 2,280 works in 6,147 publications in 12 languages and 42,498 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Epic poetry, Latin  Concordances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Occasional verse  Epic poetry  Festschriften  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Honoree, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Illustrator, Recipient, Dedicatee
Classifications: PA6697.E5, 871.01
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Most widely held works by P. Papinius Statius
Silvae by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

317 editions published between 1472 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 2,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Statius' Silvae, thirty-two occasional poems, were written probably between 89 and 96 A.D. Here the poet congratulates friends, consoles mourners, sends thanks, admires a monument or artistic object, describes a memorable scene. The verse is light in touch, with a distinct picture quality. Statius gives us in these impromptu poems clear images of Domitian's Rome."--BOOK JACKET
The medieval Achilleid of Statius by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

178 editions published between 1472 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 156 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
P. Papini Stati Silvae by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

206 editions published between 1481 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Silvae of Statius have been preserved in a fifteenth-century manuscript that has long been considered corrupt. In this careful, readable text, Courtney takes the view, held by Klotz alone among editors but strongly supported by recent discoveries of new material, that this manuscript was identical to that seen by Politician. The difficulties are compounded by the author's mannerist style, which most modern editors have often misinterpreted as a defense for corrupt readings. For this text Courtney has surveyed the scholarly literature on the Silvae in its entirety, and has often returned to the judgments of the great seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Latinists in an effort to produce a readable text that does not ignore any difficulties
Thebaid by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

169 editions published between 1472 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Thebaid of Publius Papinius Statius is an epic poem in twelve books, completed in about A.D. 90. It has been thought by many to stand second only to Virgil among Latin narrative poems." "Its theme is the war between Eteocles and Polynices, sons of Oedipus, for the throne of Thebes. Rich in incident and always dramatic in tone, it unfolds a panorama of human ambition and violence, triumph and catastrophe. Though remaining within the Homeric and Virgilian tradition, it achieves its own power and vitality in thought, language, and description." "Held in high esteem and widely imitated in the middle ages and the Renaissance, the Thebaid of Statius is not only a masterpiece of poetry but a compelling story, at times horrifying, noble, and pathetic, of humankind bound by the power of Fate."--Jacket
Statius by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

48 editions published between 1490 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thebaid : a song of Thebes by P. Papinius Statius( )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and Latin and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Thebaid, a Latin epic in twelve books by Statius (c. 45-96 C.E.) reexamines events following the abdication of Oedipus, focusing on the civil war between the brothers Eteocles, King of Thebes, and Polynices, who comes at the head of an army from Argos to claim his share of royal power. The poem is long - each of the twelve books comprises over eight hundred lines - and complex, and it exploits a broad range of literary works, both Greek and Latin. Severely curtailed though he was by the emperor Domitian and his Reign of Terror, Statius nevertheless created a meditation on autocratic rule that is still of political interest today. Popular in its own time and much admired in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance - most notably by Dante and Chaucer - the poem fell into obscurity and has, for readers of English, been poorly served by translators." "Statius composed his poem in dactylic hexameters, the supreme verse form in antiquity. In his hands, this venerable line is flexible, capable of subtle emphases and dramatic shifts in tempo; it is an expressive, responsive medium. In this new and long-awaited translation the poet Jane Wilson Joyce employs a loose, six-beat line in her English translation, which allows her to reveal something of the original rhythm and of the interplay between sentence structure and verse framework. The clarity of Joyce's translation highlights the poem's superb versification, sophisticated use of intertextuality, and bold formal experimentation and innovation. A substantial introduction and annotations make this epic accessible to students of all levels."--Jacket
Thebaid, books VIII-XII ; Achilleid by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Latin and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thebaid, books I-VII by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Latin and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first part of a two-volume edition of Statius's epics 'Thebaid' and 'Achilleid', with a freshly edited Latin text facing an English translation
P. Papini Stati Thebais et Achilleis by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

60 editions published between 1870 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvae IV by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

25 editions published between 1902 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fourth book of Statius' Siluae, containing a preface and nine poems, was published in AD 95. The occasions celebrated range from the building of a road to the gift-giving festival of the Saturnalia, and the book is of particular interest because it was published in defiance of criticism of the first three books and because it contains a cycle of three poems in honour of the emperor Domitian, a higher proportion than in any other book of the Siluae." "This edition contains the first commentary on Book IV since Vollmer's edition of the Siluae in 1898. The introduction discusses Statius' career, the chronology and arrangement of the poems in Book IV, the title Siluae, the nature of the collection, the authenticity of the tituli affixed to the individual poems, and the textual tradition. A text with full apparatus criticus is supplied, and a facing prose translation. The commentary covers textual, linguistic, literary, and historical questions, and for each poem there is an introductory note dealing with the genre, the occasion, and (where applicable) the prosopography of the addressee."--Jacket
The Thebaid of Statius : translated into English verse, with notes and observations, and a dissertation upon the whole by way of preface by P. Papinius Statius( )

26 editions published between 1767 and 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Thebaid : seven against Thebes by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An epic story of fratricide and war, the Thebaid retells the legendary conflict between the sons of Oedipus - Polynices and Eteocles - for control of the city of Thebes. The Latin poet Statius chose to rework a familiar tale from Greek myth, dramatized long before by Aeschylus in his tragedy Seven against Thebes. Published in A.D. 92, the Thebaid was an immediate success, and its fame grew in succeeding centuries. It reached its peak of popularity in the later Middle Ages and the Renaissance, influencing Dante, Chaucer, and quite possibly Shakespeare. More recently, however, it has received less attention that it deserves, in large part because there has been no accessible, dynamic translation of the work into English." "Charles Stanley Ross offers a version of the Thebaid rendered into modern English. In a wide-ranging introduction, Ross provides an overview of the poem's composition, reception, and legacy; major themes and literary influences; and place in Statius's life. And in a series of notes, he offers background information on major characters and incidents."--Jacket
Silvae 5 by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Latin and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The poems of Silvae 5, the last book of the Silvae, were composed in the final years of Domitian's principate (81-96 A.D.). The book was probably assembled by an editor soon after Statius' death, and is important for its concern with the poet himself, as well as public figures and personal friends. Three of the poems are laments, including one for Statius' father, himself a poet and teacher; there is also a short poem on insomnia, and one addressed to a young man at the start of his public career."
Thebaid IX by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

19 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay upon Statius, or, The five first books of Publ. Papinius Statius his Thebais by P. Papinius Statius( )

11 editions published between 1648 and 1976 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Papinii Statii Sylvarum libri V : cum notis ad marginem commentarii vice quas unde cunque collegit Thomas Stephens by P. Papinius Statius( )

8 editions published between 1651 and 1978 in Latin and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statius by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

15 editions published between 1928 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statius' Silvae, thirty-two occasional poems, were written probably between 89 and 96 AD. Here the poet congratulates friends, consoles mourners, sends thanks, admires a memorable scene. The verse is light in touch, with a distinct picture quality. Statius gives us in these impromptu poems clear images of Domitian's Rome. Statius published his Thebaid in the last decade of the first century. This epic recounting the struggle between the two sons of Oedipus for the kingship of Thebes is his masterpiece, a stirring exploration of the passions of civil war. The extant portion of his unfinished Achilleid is strikingly different in tone; this second epic begins as a charming account of Achilles' life
Thebaidos liber decimus by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

14 editions published in 1972 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Papinii Statii Silvarum libri quinque. Ex vetustis exemplaribus recensuit et notas atque emendationes adjecit Jer. Marklandus by P. Papinius Statius( )

26 editions published between 1713 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvae by P. Papinius Statius( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the exception of a poem on the unscripted death of a lion in the Colosseum, Book II of Statius' Silvae is largely domestic in theme. It reflects the more private side of Roman culture, its pleasures, houses, gardens, friendships, and personal losses; it concludes with a provocative tribute to the poet Lucan. Despite its variety, the book is carefully constructed as a unit, and this edition, which is suitable for use with advanced students, puts the book into its context in the history of Greek and Roman poetry. The commentary takes into account the important work done on the text of the Silvae in the past two decades as well as the new perspectives brought to bear on Flavian culture by historians and archaeologists. It explores Statius' use of the short poem as a playful engagement with literary tradition that also reflects changing ideas of Roman cultural identity
 
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The medieval Achilleid of StatiusP. Papini Stati SilvaeThebaidStatiusThebaid : a song of ThebesThebaid, books VIII-XII ; AchilleidThebaid, books I-VIISilvae IV
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