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Wilkins, Augustus S. 1843-1905

Overview
Works: 109 works in 419 publications in 4 languages and 3,788 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Concordances  Manuscripts  Records and correspondence  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Creator
Classifications: PA6393, 875.3
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Most widely held works about Augustus S Wilkins
 
Most widely held works by Augustus S Wilkins
M. Tvlli Ciceronis Rhetorica by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

22 editions published between 1902 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cicero. De oratore by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

54 editions published between 1879 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer version of De oratore by M. Tullius Cicero
Roman education by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

15 editions published between 1905 and 1991 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussed Education in the early republic; Education under Greek influence; Elementary schools and studies; Higher studies: rhetoric and philosophy; Endowment of education
The epistles of Horace by Horace( Book )

20 editions published between 1885 and 1965 in English and Latin and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My aim is to take familiar things and make Poetry of them, and do it in such a way That it looks as if it was as easy as could be For anybody to do it ... the power of making A perfectly wonderful thing out of nothing much. --from "The Art of Poetry." When David Ferry's translation of The Odes of Horace appeared in 1997, Bernard Knox, writing in The New York Review of Books, called it "a Horace for our times." In The Epistles of Horace, Ferry has translated the work in which Horace perfected the conversational verse medium that gives his voice such dazzling immediacy, speaking in these letters with such directness, wit, and urgency to young writers, to friends, to his patron Maecenas, to Emperor Augustus himself. It is the voice of a free man, talking about how to get along in a Roman world full of temptations, opportunities, and contingencies, and how to do so with one's integrity intact. Horace's world, so unlike our own and yet so like it, comes to life in these poems. And there are also the poems--the famous "Art of Poetry" and others--about the tasks and responsibilities of the writer: truth to the demands of one's medium, fearless clear-sighted self-knowledge, and unillusioned, uncynical realism, joyfully recognizing the world for what it is. Available in ebook for the first time, this English-only edition of The Epistles of Horace includes Ferry's translation along with his introduction, notes, and glossary. "Reading these versions we feel as if the streets that Horace walked have opened onto our own" (Peter Campion, Raritan)
Principles of Greek etymology by Georg Curtius( Book )

5 editions published between 1875 and 1886 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orations of Cicero against Catilina by Karl Halm( Book )

26 editions published between 1871 and 1972 in English and Latin and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman literature by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

11 editions published between 1890 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical antiquities. II. Roman antiquities. By A.S. Wilkins by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

18 editions published between 1877 and 1933 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National education in Greece in the fourth century before Christ by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

9 editions published between 1873 and 2013 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek verb, its structure and development by Georg Curtius( Book )

4 editions published between 1880 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. Horati Flacci Opera by Q Horatius Flaccus( Book )

8 editions published between 1896 and 2005 in Latin and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 21 der Burgerbibliothek Bern (S. XI)
Roman antiquities by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

13 editions published between 1877 and 1913 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. Horati Flacci Epistulae = The Epistles of Horace by Q Horatius Flaccus( Book )

17 editions published between 1825 and 1964 in Latin and English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoenicia and Israel : a historical essay by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1871 and 1874 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art poétique by Quinto Horacio Flaco( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1964 in Latin and English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metrische vertaling van het leergedicht voor dichters van de Latijnse schrijver
Ancient Phoenicia and ancient Israel : a historical essay by Augustus S Wilkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Tulli Ciceronis De oratore by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

5 editions published between 1895 and 1979 in Latin and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ars poetica of Horace by Horace( Book )

6 editions published between 1939 and 1964 in Latin and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Tulli Ciceronis Rhetorica by Marcus Tullius Cicero( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1989 in Latin and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elementary Latin grammar by Henry John Roby( Book )

2 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Augustus Samuel Wilkins Professor of Latin at Owens College, Manchester

Wilkins, A. S.

Wilkins, A. S. 1843-1905

Wilkins, A. S. (Augustus Samuel), d. 1905

Wilkins, A. S. d. 1905

Wilkins, A. W. 1843-1905

Wilkins, August Samuel 1843-1905

Wilkins, Augustus 1843-1905

Wilkins, Augustus S.

Wilkins, Augustus Samuel.

Wilkins, Augustus Samuel 1843-1905

Wilkins, Augustus Samuel d. 1905

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