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Walton, Francis R. 1910-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 252 publications in 5 languages and 1,628 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PA3612, 888.9
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Most widely held works about Francis R Walton
 
Most widely held works by Francis R Walton
Diodorus of Sicily by Diodorus( Book )

99 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus' Library of History, written in the first century BCE, is the most extensively preserved history by an ancient Greek author. The work is in three parts: mythical history to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death (323 BCE); history to 54 BCE. Books 1-5 and 11-20 survive complete, the rest in fragments
Diodorus of Sicily : in ten volumes by Diodorus( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gennadius library : a survey of the collections by Francis R Walton( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The library of history by Diodorus( Book )

3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus' Library of History, written in the first century BCE, is the most extensively preserved history by an ancient Greek author. The work is in three parts: mythical history to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death (323 BCE); history to 54 BCE. Books 1-5 and 11-20 survive complete, the rest in fragments
Diodorus of Sicily : with an English transl. by C.H. Oldfather( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1971 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of books XXI - XXXII by Diodore de Sicile( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1968 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incunabula in the Gennadius Library by Francis R Walton( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus of Sicily : in twelve volumes by Diodorus( Book )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus' Library of History, written in the first century BCE, is the most extensively preserved history by an ancient Greek author. The work is in three parts: mythical history to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death (323 BCE); history to 54 BCE. Books 1-5 and 11-20 survive complete, the rest in fragments. Diodorus Siculus, Greek historian of Agyrium in Sicily, ca. 80-20 BCE, wrote forty books of world history, called Library of History, in three parts: mythical history of peoples, non-Greek and Greek, to the Trojan War; history to Alexander's death (323 BCE); history to 54 BCE. Of this we have complete Books I-V (Egyptians, Assyrians, Ethiopians, Greeks) and Books XI-XX (Greek history 480-302 BCE); and fragments of the rest. He was an uncritical compiler, but used good sources and reproduced them faithfully. He is valuable for details unrecorded elsewhere, and as evidence for works now lost, especially writings of Ephorus, Apollodorus, Agatharchides, Philistus, and Timaeus. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Diodorus Siculus is in twelve volumes
Gennadeios Vivliothēkē by American School of Classical Studies at Athens( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Greek, Modern and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek book, 1476-1825 by Francis R Walton( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus of Sicily : with an English transl. by Russel M. Geer( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus of Sicily by Diodorus( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a bibliophile XII : Joannes Gennadius, 1844-1932 by Francis R Walton( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of books XXXIII-XL by Diodorus( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in Greek, Ancient and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Gennadius Library, American School of Classical Studies at Athens by Gennadius Library( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus of Sicily : Vol. 1-12( Book )

in Greek, Modern and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diodorus of Sicily : with an English transl. by Francis R. Walton( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in Greek, Ancient and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gennadeios Vivliothēkē : syntomē perigraphē tōn syllogōn by Francis R Walton( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Greek, Modern and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library of History, Volume XI by Diodorus( )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Diodorus of Sicily
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Walton, Francis Redding 1910-

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Diodorus of Sicily : in twelve volumesDiodorus of SicilyLibrary of History, Volume XI