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Dakyns, Henry Graham

Overview
Works: 63 works in 219 publications in 3 languages and 16,989 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Trials, litigation, etc  Military history  Sources  Textbooks 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author
Classifications: DF231.32, 888.3
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Most widely held works about Henry Graham Dakyns
 
Most widely held works by Henry Graham Dakyns
The Greek historians. The complete and unabridged historical works of Herodotus by Francis R. B Godolphin( Book )

13 editions published between 1942 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected poems of T.E. Brown by T. E Brown( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The education of Cyrus by Xenophon( Book )

18 editions published between 1911 and 2007 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to a tutor : the Tennyson family letters to Henry Graham Dakyns (1861-1911), with the Audrey Tennyson Death-bed diary by Tennyson( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )

11 editions published between 1890 and 1989 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The march up country : a translation of Xenophon's Anabasis by Xenophon( Book )

21 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Web site is part of a large, online resource that is dedicated to the collection, preservation, and presentation of educational material. In this particular section, visitors have access to an electronic version of the work, Anabasis, by Xenophon. The most famous work of Xenophon, Anabasis explores Xenophon's instrumental role in encouraging the Greek army of 10,000 to march north to the Black Sea. Visitors can approach this work by individual chapter and can skip ahead or backwards at any time
The history of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )

4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of Athenian democracy: The old oligarch and Xenophon's On the revenues by Dionysios A Kounas( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memorabilia : recollections of Socrates by Xenophon( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek philosopher Socrates was accused of and ultimately put to death for impiety and corrupting the youth of Athens. This extraordinary volume from his friend and follower Xenophon offers a spirited defense of the philosopher, including a summary of Socrates' own closing argument to the court
Xenophon's Hellenica : selections by Xenophon( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xenophon was a Greek soldier who played a key role in several military skirmishes and attacks throughout his life. Later in his life, he began to write down his recollections of these battles and other key political and cultural events, thus becoming one of ancient Greece's most important historians. Hellenica offers Xenophon's first-hand account of many events in the Peloponnesian War. It is the only surviving account of the final years of the war and the period immediately following the war's conclusion
Memorabilia by Xenophon( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential text for understanding Socrates, Xenophon's Memorabilia is the compelling tribute of an affectionate student to his teacher, providing a rare firsthand account of Socrates' life and philosophy. The Memorabilia is invaluable both as a work of philosophy in its own right and as a complement to the study of Plato's dialogues. The longest of Xenophon's four Socratic works, it is particularly revealing about the differences between Socrates and his philosophical predecessors
The polity of the athenians and the lacedaemonians by Xenophon( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economist by Xenophon( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agesilaus by Xenophon( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Web site is part of a large, online resource that is dedicated to the collection, preservation, and presentation of educational material. In this particular section, visitors have access to an electronic version of the work, Agesilaus, by Xenophon. This ancient work summarizes the life of Agesilaus, Xenophon's Spartan friend and king. Visitors can approach this work by individual chapter and can skip ahead or backwards at any time
The sportsman by Xenophon( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyropaedia : the education of cyrus by Xenophon( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Persian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On revenues by Xenophon( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Though he may be best remembered as a close friend and follower of Socrates who recorded many of the philosopher's views for posterity, Xenophon was a significant figure in his own right, especially as a soldier and civic leader. After Athens was defeated in the Peloponnesian War, the once-affluent city was drifting toward insolvency. Xenophon wrote On Revenues to circulate his proposals for generating more funds for the beleaguered community
Xenophōntos Peri hippikēs by Xenophon( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On Horsemanship is a treatise on horsemanship. Written c. 350 BC it is one of the oldest such in existence. Xenophon details the best qualities to look for in a horse, and the non-abusive training of a horse in classical dressage and for military and general use. He quotes other, apparently more celebrated contemporaries of his, whose texts have since been lost, particularly a man named only "Simon."
Apología de Sócrates by Xenophon( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest and most influential thinkers in human history, Greek philosopher Socrates was ultimately sentenced to death after being convicted of impiety and corrupting the minds of Athens' youth. However, rather than shirking his death sentence, Socrates emphatically embraced it. In The Apology, Socrates' student Xenophon explains why his prominent teacher chose what some would consider an ignominious end
Apology of Socrates by Plato( )

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

One of the greatest and most influential thinkers in human history, Greek philosopher Socrates was ultimately sentenced to death after being convicted of impiety and corrupting the minds of Athens' youth. However, rather than shirking his death sentence, Socrates emphatically embraced it. In The Apology, Socrates' student Xenophon explains why his prominent teacher chose what some would consider an ignominious end
 
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The education of Cyrus
Alternative Names
Dakyns, H. G.

Dakyns, H. G. 1838-1911

Dakyns, H. G. (Henry Graham)

Dakyns, H. G. (Henry Graham), 1838-1911

Dakyns, Henry G.

Dakyns, Henry G. 1838-1911

Dakyns, Henry G. (Henry Graham)

Dakyns, Henry G. (Henry Graham), 1838-1911

Dakyns, Henry Graham

Graham Dakyns, Henry 1838-1911

Henry Graham Dakyns British translator

Henry Graham Dakyns Brits taalkundige (-)

Henry Graham Dakyns Brits taalkundige (1838-1911)

Languages
English (163)

Spanish (1)

Persian (1)

Covers
The march up country : a translation of Xenophon's AnabasisThe memorabilia : recollections of SocratesXenophon's Hellenica : selectionsMemorabiliaThe polity of the athenians and the lacedaemoniansThe economistThe sportsmanOn revenuesXenophōntos Peri hippikēs