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Verrall, A. W. (Arthur Woollgar) 1851-1912

Overview
Works: 121 works in 546 publications in 7 languages and 5,518 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Live sound recordings  Biography  Operas  Records and correspondence  Illustrated works  History  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PA3975.M4, 882.01
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Most widely held works by A. W Verrall
Lectures on Dryden by A. W Verrall( Book )

28 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripides the rationalist: a study in the history of art and religion by A. W Verrall( Book )

47 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies, literary and historical, in the Odes of Horace by A. W Verrall( Book )

30 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected studies in Greek and Latin scholarship by A. W Verrall( Book )

20 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bacchants of Euripides and other essays by A. W Verrall( Book )

18 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Orestie d'Eschyle by Darius Milhaud( )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on four plays of Euripides: Andromache, Helen, Heracles, Orestes by A. W Verrall( Book )

27 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Agamemnon of Aeschylus by Aeschylus( Book )

25 editions published between 1889 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Medea by Euripides( Book )

49 editions published between 1881 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medea is the archetypal wronged women driven to despair. When uncontrollable anger is unleashed, the obsessed mind's capacity for revenge knows no bounds
Collected literary essays, classical and modern by A. W Verrall( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven against Thebes by Aeschylus( Book )

30 editions published between 1887 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Oedipus's exile, the cursed sons of his incestuous marriage, Eteocles and Polynices, vow to avoid further bloodshed by ruling Thebes in alternate years. However, when Eteocles refuses to step down after the first year of the arrangement, Polynices raises an army led by seven Argive champions to retake Thebes by force. Fearing the invaders, and feeling the fear of his people, Eteocles vows to fight Polynices man to man for the future of the city. Instead, they kill one another in battle beneath the seventh gate of the city, leading directly to the dilemma of their sister, Antigone, and her ultimate demise
The 'Choephori' of Aeschylus : with an introduction, commentary, and translation by Aeschylus( Book )

16 editions published in 1893 in 4 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ion of Euripides by Euripides( Book )

10 editions published in 1890 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and letters of Sir Richard Claverhouse Jebb, O.M., Litt D. by Caroline Jebb( Book )

5 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eumenides of Aeschylus = Aischylou Eumenides by Aeschylus( Book )

13 editions published in 1908 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The student's manual of Greek tragedy by Eduard Munk( Book )

3 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music to The birds of Aristophanes by C. Hubert H Parry( )

10 editions published between 1885 and 1903 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eumenides by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the third work in Aeschylus' "Oresteia" trilogy, Apollo decrees that Orestes shall stand trial before Athena
The recognition scene in the Choephoroe : an examination of Dr. Verrall's introduction to the play with a new solution of the problem by Edward Selwyn Hoernle( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and letters of Sir Richard Claverhouse Jebb by Caroline Jebb( Book )

7 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Euripides the rationalist: a study in the history of art and religion
Alternative Names
Arthur Woollgar Verrall British classical scholar

Verral, Arthur W. 1851-1912

Verral, Arthur Woollgar 1851-1912

Verrall, A. W.

Verrall, A.W. 1851-1912

Verrall, Arthur Woollgar 1851-1912

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Essays on four plays of Euripides: Andromache, Helen, Heracles, OrestesThe Agamemnon of AeschylusMedeaLife and letters of Sir Richard Claverhouse Jebb, O.M., Litt D.Collected literary essays, classical and modernOn editing Aeschylus : a criticism, together with A reply