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Watson, J. S. (John Selby) 1804-1884

Overview
Works: 142 works in 614 publications in 3 languages and 7,078 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  History  Epic poetry  Juvenile works  Didactic poetry, Latin  Illustrations  Fiction  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PA4025.A2, 883.1
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Most widely held works by J. S Watson
Cicero on oratory and orators by Marcus Tullius Cicero ( Book )
50 editions published between 1855 and 1986 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socratic discourses by Xenophon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1910 and 2007 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sallust, Florus, and Velleius Paterculus by Sallust ( Book )
52 editions published between 1852 and 1982 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Anabasis, or Expedition of Cyrus, and the Memorabilia of Socrates by Xenophon ( Book )
56 editions published between 1854 and 1912 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the early education of the citizen-orator. Institutio oratoria, book I, and book II, chapters one through ten by Quintilian ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quintilian's Institutes of oratory; or, Education of an orator. In twelve books. Literally tr. with notes by Quintilian ( Book )
31 editions published between 1856 and 1910 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justin, Cornelius Nepos, and Eutropius, literally translated, with notes and a general index by J. S Watson ( Book )
35 editions published between 1853 and 2009 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cyropaedia, or, Institution of Cyrus, and the Hellenics, or Grecian history. Literally translated from the Greek of Xenophon by Xenophon ( Book )
25 editions published between 1855 and 1980 in English and Latin and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the nature of things : a philosophical poem, in six books by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
11 editions published between 1851 and 1890 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucretius: On the nature of things ; and, The Discourses of Epictetus ; and, The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
7 editions published between 1872 and 1904 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies of John Wilkes and William Cobbett by J. S Watson ( Book )
6 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the nature of things by Titus Lucretius Carus ( Book )
7 editions published between 1851 and 1997 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Iliad by Homer ( Book )
16 editions published between 1857 and 1913 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A line-by-line rendering of the great epic retells, in free-running lines of six-beat verse, the great matter of the Trojan War, Achilles' and Hector's fallible heroism and deaths, and the comings and goings of gods and men
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer ( Book )
10 editions published between 1858 and 1906 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 1990 verse translation of Homer's epic Greek poem, telling of the trails and exile, return and revenge of Odysseus, featuring twelve engravings by Italian-born painter Marialuisa De Romans
Quintilian's Institutes of oratory; or, Education of an orator by Quintilian ( Book )
10 editions published between 1856 and 1913 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reasoning power in animals by J. S Watson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1867 and 1870 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Richard Porson, M.A. : professor of Greek in the University of Cambridge from 1792 to 1808 by J. S Watson ( Book )
6 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sallust's Conspiracy of Catiline and the Jugurthine war by Sallust ( Book )
9 editions published between 1891 and 1897 in English and Latin and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First five books of the Anabasis of Xenophon; or, Expeditions of Cyrus by Xenophon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1895 and 1896 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Selby Watson, John 1804-1884
Watson, J.S.
Watson, J. S. 1804-1884
Watson, John Selby, 1804-1884
Watson, John Selby, Reverend
Languages
English (390)
Latin (2)
German (2)
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