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Binns, J. W.

Overview
Works: 55 works in 153 publications in 3 languages and 2,820 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Translator
Classifications: PA8045.E5, 871.01
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Most widely held works by J. W Binns
Ovid by J. W Binns( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovid, Rome's most cynical and worldly love poet, has not until recently been highly regarded among Latin poets. Now, however, his reputation is growing, and this volume is an important contribution to the re-establishment of Ovid's claims to critical attention. This collection of essays ranges over a wide variety of themes and works: Ovid's development of the Elegiac tradition handed down to him from Propertius, Catullus and Tibullus; the often disparaged and neglected Heroides; the poetry of Ovid's miserable exile by the Black Sea; the poetic diction of the Metamorphoses,>
Latin literature of the fourth century by J. W Binns( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fall of the Roman Empire has fascinated generations of men, and this volume offers an insight into the literary world of Rome in the fourth century A.D., in the century and a half before the fall of the Western Empire. The writers of this period have long been over-shadowed by the pre-eminence accorded since the eighteenth century to the writers of the Golden and Silver Ages. Yet the Latin literature of the fourth century has come down to us in considerable bulk, and this volume should do much to increase the interest being felt in the period by modern readers, who also live in an age of convulsion and change." [Book jacket]
The Latin poetry of English poets by J. W Binns( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Campion, Milton, Crashaw, Herbert, Bourne, Walter Savage Landor - all these poets, between them spanning the period from the Elizabethan to the Victorian age, wrote a substantial body of Latin verse in addition to their better-known English poetry, representing part of the vast and almost unexplored body of Neo-Latin literature which appealed to an international reading public throughout Europe. The Latin poetry of these English poets is of particular interest when it is set against the background of their writings in their own tongue: this collection examines the extent to whi
Intellectual culture in Elizabethan and Jacobean England : the Latin writings of the age by J. W Binns( Book )

10 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otia imperialia : recreation for an emperor by Gervase( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gervase wrote the "Otia Imperialia" in the early-13th-century for his patron, the Holy Roman Emperor Otto IV. It presents an encyclopaedic melange of cosmographical, historical, and geographical information and a wealth of learned and original accounts of folklore and popular belief
Mercurius Rusticans : written 1605-1618. Antoninus Bassianus Caracalla : acted 1617-1619( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meleager : printed 1592 ; Ulysses redux : printed 1592 ; Panniculus hippolyto assutus : printed 1591 by William Gager( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin treatises on poetry from Renaissance England( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and Latin and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pseudomagia : a neo-Latin drama by William Mewe( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriot and the Latin culture of his time by J. W Binns( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus : acted 1577-1592 ; Dido : acted 1583 by William Gager( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gervase of Tilbury and the encyclopaedic tradition : information retrieval from the Middle Ages to today by J. W Binns( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance Latin drama in England( Book )

in Latin and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus : (acted 1577-1592) by William Gager( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus. Dido / William Gager. Prep. with an introd. by J. W. Binns by William Gager( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Latin and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meleager ... Ulysses redux ... Panniculus Hippolyto assutus ... Prepared with an introduction by J.W. Binns by William Gager( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meleager ; Ulyssus redux ; Panniculus Hippolyto assutus by William Gager( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Latin and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance Latin drama in England( Book )

in Latin and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

STC Latin books; evidence for printing - house practice by J. W Binns( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin Literature of the Fourth Century (Routledge Revivals) by J. W Binns( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Intellectual culture in Elizabethan and Jacobean England : the Latin writings of the age
Alternative Names
Binns, James W. 1940-

Binns, James Wallace.

Binns, James Wallace 1940-

Languages
English (82)

Latin (26)

German (1)

Covers
Otia imperialia : recreation for an emperorLatin treatises on poetry from Renaissance England