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Dakyns, Henry Graham

Overview
Works: 52 works in 171 publications in 1 language and 12,833 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Biography  Sources  Textbooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PA4494, 888.03
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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 )
6 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hellenica by Xenophon( )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,312 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 apology by Xenophon( )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,303 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
The memorabilia recollections of Socrates by Xenophon( )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,291 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
Agesilaus by Xenophon( )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sportsman by Xenophon( )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The economist by Xenophon( )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The polity of the Athenians and the Lacedaemonians by Xenophon( )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On horsemanship by Xenophon( )
5 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries 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."
The collected poems of T.E. Brown by T. E Brown( Book )
18 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The education of Cyrus by Xenophon( Book )
15 editions published between 1914 and 2007 in English and held by 302 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 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )
12 editions published between 1890 and 1989 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )
4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The march of the ten thousand : being a translation of the Anabasis, preceded by a life of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )
10 editions published in 1901 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anabasis by Xenophon( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded deep in enemy territory, the Spartan general Clearchus and the other Greek senior officers were subsequently killed or captured by treachery on the part of the Persian satrap Tissaphernes. Xenophon, one of three remaining leaders elected by the soldiers, played an instrumental role in encouraging the Greek army of 10,000 to march north across foodless deserts and snow-filled mountain passes towards the Black Sea and the comparative security of its Greek shoreline cities
On Revenues Ways and Means: A Pamphlet on Revenues by Xenophon( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries 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
Cyropaedia: the education of Cyrus by Xenophon( )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 21 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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Anabasis of Xenophon by Xenophon( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
Graham Dakyns, Henry 1838-1911
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English (130)
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