WorldCat Identities

Rogers, Benjamin Bickley 1828-1919

Overview
Works: 258 works in 796 publications in 7 languages and 8,912 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Humor  Textbooks  Comic books, strips, etc  Study guides 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other, tra, Author of introduction, Recipient
Classifications: PA3877, 882
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Most widely held works about Benjamin Bickley Rogers
 
Most widely held works by Benjamin Bickley Rogers
Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes by Aeschylus( Book )

17 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

54 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers plays by one of the world's greatest comic dramatists in a bilingual edition
Fifteen Greek plays by Lane Cooper( Book )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1958 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine Greek dramas by Aeschylus( Book )

8 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five comedies by Aristophanes( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The knights.--Lysistrata.--The clouds.--The birds.--The frogs
Aristophanes with the English translation of Benjamin Bickley Rogers by Aristophanes( Book )

51 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Knights of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

26 editions published between 1910 and 1958 in 4 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristophanous Ornithes = The birds of Aristophanes : acted at Athens at the great Dionysia B.C. 414 by Aristophanes( Book )

27 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Greek on opposite pages
The Thesmophoriazusae of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

25 editions published between 1904 and 1920 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wasps of Aristophanes : acted at Athens at the Lenaean festival, B.C. 422 by Aristophanes( Book )

18 editions published between 1875 and 1920 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ecclesiazusae of Aristophanes : acted at Athens in the year ; B.C. 393 by Aristophanes( Book )

21 editions published between 1902 and 1923 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine Greek dramas by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The frogs of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

26 editions published between 1902 and 1919 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comedies of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

9 editions published in 1902 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lysistrata by Aristophanes( Book )

23 editions published between 1911 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristophanes helped shape comedy ... despite their often fantasical premises, were fairly consistently concerned with contemporary politics and social institutions. ... mildly aristocratic ... patriotic ... suspicious of social innovation ... sympathetic to the struggles of the common people ... unrestrained in insult ... exuberantly bawdy
Five comedies of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to his immense powers for joyous farce and brillian fantasy, Aristophanes is characterized by a consummate and delicate lyrical gift, and a serious and engaged presentation of the major moral and political issues of his day -- or of any day. A comedy of Aristophanes is "a wild though highly intellectual face" (Gilbert Murray); "a dramatized debate in which the persons represent opposing principles" (S. H. Butcher)
Clouds by Aristophanes( Book )

24 editions published between 1852 and 1930 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic University of America Speech and Drama Department presents Aristophanes' "The Clouds," translated by William Arrowsmith, directed by Leo Brady, choral interpretation by Josephine McGarry Callan, setting and lighting by James D. Waring, costumes by Joseph Lewis
The Acharnians by Aristophanes( Book )

19 editions published between 1910 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farcical comedy about war and peace
The Plutus of Aristophanes by Aristophanes( Book )

8 editions published in 1907 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristophanis Eirēnē = The Peace of Aristophanes, acted at Athens at the Great Dionysia, B.C. 421 by Aristophanes( Book )

12 editions published between 1866 and 1913 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin Bickley Rogers british classical schoalr

Benjamin Bickley Rogers British classical scholar

Bickley Rogers, Benjamin.

Bickley Rogers Benjamin 1828-1919

Rogers, B. B.

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Nine Greek dramasAristophanes with the English translation of Benjamin Bickley RogersLysistrata