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Gifford, William 1756-1826

Overview
Works: 332 works in 1,242 publications in 3 languages and 12,825 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Biography  Poetry  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Anecdotes  Drama  Comedy plays  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Arranger, Other, Annotator, cnm, Contributor, Author of introduction, Reviewer, Creator
Classifications: PR4772, 052
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Most widely held works about William Gifford
 
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Most widely held works by William Gifford
The Quarterly review( )

in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Philip Massinger, in four volumes by Philip Massinger( Book )

21 editions published between 1805 and 1966 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

86 editions published between 1816 and 1910 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baviad, and Maeviad by William Gifford( Book )

76 editions published between 1797 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenal's satires, with the satires of Persius by Juvenal( Book )

7 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of John Ford by John Ford( Book )

26 editions published between 1869 and 2010 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Jonson by Ben Jonson( Book )

in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Philip Massinger, from the text of William Gifford. With the addition of the tragedy "Believe as you list." by Philip Massinger( Book )

41 editions published between 1868 and 1897 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis by Juvenal( Book )

10 editions published between 1802 and 1836 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baviad : a paraphrastic imitation of the first satire of Persius by William Gifford( Book )

29 editions published between 1791 and 1793 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Ben Jonson; with notes critical and explanatory, and a biographical memoir by Ben Jonson( Book )

19 editions published between 1816 and 1875 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mæviad by William Gifford( Book )

27 editions published between 1795 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistle to Peter Pindar by William Gifford( )

7 editions published between 1800 and 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry of the anti-Jacobin by George Canning( Book )

2 editions published in 1799 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of William Gifford by William Gifford( Book )

4 editions published between 1827 and 1829 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works and poems of James Shirley now first collected by James Shirley( Book )

2 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satires by Persius( Book )

3 editions published between 1872 and 1889 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ancient world, the Satires belonged to a small class of works which remained in constant circulation. They were read in the schools, were commented upon by scholars, and were forever the subject of controversy. This translation boasts several advantages over previous English versions : it is the work of a poet rather than a Latinist, and it offers a faithful rendering of Persius' franker passages which the Victorians never dared to translate fully
The Della Cruscans and William Gifford; the history of a minor movement in an age of literary transition by John Mark Longaker( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to William Gifford, esq., on the late edition [by H. Weber] of Ford's plays; chiefly as relating to Ben Jonson by Octavius Gilchrist( Book )

1 edition published in 1811 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The works of John Ford
Alternative Names
Gifford, W.

Gifford, W. 1756-1826

Gifford, W. (William), 1756-1826

William Gifford britisk poet

William Gifford Brits dichter (1756-1826)

William Gifford brittisk poet

William Gifford englischer Dichter und Übersetzer

William Gifford English critic, editor and poet

Languages
English (433)

Latin (5)

German (1)

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