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Postgate, J. P. (John Percival) 1853-1926

Overview
Works: 310 works in 1,173 publications in 5 languages and 8,512 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Poetry  Elegiac poetry, Latin  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Literature 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Originator, Commentator, Correspondent
Classifications: BF455, 480.5
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Most widely held works by J. P Postgate
Catullus, Tibullus, and Pervigilium Veneris by Gaius Valerius Catullus( Book )

73 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catullus (84-54BCE) couples consummate poetic artistry with intensity of feeling. Tibullus (c. 54-19 BCE) proclaims love for "Delia" and "Nemesis" in elegy. The beautiful verse of the Pervigilium Veneris (fourth century CE?) celebrates a spring festival in honour of the goddess of love
The classical quarterly by Classical Association (Great Britain)( )

in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A major journal devoted to Greco-Roman antiquity in the English-speaking world with research papers and short notes in the fields of language, literature, history and philosophy
Catullus by Gaius Valerius Catullus( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tibulli aliorumque carminum libri tres by Tibullus( Book )

130 editions published between 1885 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meaning of meaning; a study of the influence of language upon thought and of the science of symbolism by C. K Ogden( Book )

13 editions published between 1923 and 2001 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Catullus, Tibullus, and Pervigilium Veneris by Gaius Valerius Catullus( Book )

27 editions published between 1912 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select elegies of Propertius by Sextus Propertius( Book )

51 editions published between 1867 and 1985 in English and Latin and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation and translations; theory and practice by J. P Postgate( Book )

10 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending half a century focused on Greek and Latin scholarship, the author shares his experiences and opinions on such translation subjects as fidelity, misrepresentation, translations posing as originals, sham originals, "libertine" translations, translation of verse and prose, and many more. Includes examples from Horace, Plato, Martial, Milton, and Shakespeare
Semantics: studies in the science of meaning by Michel Bréal( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tibvlli aliorvmqve carminvm libri tres by Tibullus( Book )

43 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prosodia latina; an introduction to classical Latin verse by J. P Postgate( Book )

16 editions published in 1923 in English and Latin and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phaedri fabvlae Aesopiae, cvm Nicolai Perotti prologo et decem novis fabvlis; recognovit breviqve adnotatione critica instrvxit Iohannes Percival Postgate by Phaedrus( Book )

11 editions published between 1919 and 1934 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Tibullus and others by Tibullus( Book )

22 editions published between 1903 and 1940 in Latin and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De bello civili: by Lucan( Book )

11 editions published between 1896 and 1965 in Latin and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corpus poetarum latinorum a se aliisque denuo recognitorum et brevi lectionum varietate instructorum by J. P Postgate( Book )

25 editions published between 1893 and 1905 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short guide to the accentuation of ancient Greek by J. P Postgate( Book )

9 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select elegies by Sextus Propertius( Book )

14 editions published between 1885 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catulli, Tibulli, Properti Carmina quae extant omnia by Gaius Valerius Catullus( Book )

5 editions published in 1911 in Latin and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silva Maniliana by J. P Postgate( Book )

10 editions published in 1897 in Latin and English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermo latinus : a short guide to Latin prose composition ... by J. P Postgate( Book )

28 editions published between 1889 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
J. P. Postgate latinista e grecista britannico

John Percival Postgate Brits filoloog (1853-1926)

Postgate Iohannes P.

Postgate Iohannes Percival

Postgate, Iohannes Percival 1853-1926

Postgate, J. P.

Postgate, J. P. 1853-1926

Postgate, Joh. P. 1853-1926

Postgate, Johannes P. 1853-1926

Postgate, Johannes Percival 1853-1926

Postgate, John Percival

Postgate, John Percival 1853-1926

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