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

Overview
Works: 196 works in 794 publications in 5 languages and 7,365 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bibliography  Poetry  Elegiac poetry, Latin  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Commentator, Other, Correspondent, Originator
Classifications: PA1, 412
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Most widely held works by J. P Postgate
Catullus by Gaius Valerius Catullus ( Book )
83 editions published between 1912 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The PERVIGLIUM VENERIS, a poem of not quite a hundred lines celebrating a spring festival in honour of the goddess of love, is remarkable both for its beauty and as the first clear note of romanticism which transformed classical into medieval literature. The manuscripts give no clue to its author, but recent scholarship has made a strong case for attributing it to the early fourth-century poet TIBERIANUS
The classical review ( )
in English and held by 659 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
The meaning of meaning; a study of the influence of language upon thought and of the science of symbolism by C. K Ogden ( Book )
12 editions published between 1923 and 1946 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Language is the most important of all the instruments of civilization. This is the premise of a work whose significance to the study of language, literature, and philosophy has remained undiminished since its original publication in 1923. -- Book Description
Tibulli aliorumque carminum libri tres by Albius Tibullus ( Book )
69 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Translation and translations; theory and practice by J. P Postgate ( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 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
Select elegies of Propertius by Sextus Propertius ( Book )
32 editions published between 1867 and 1968 in English and Latin and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Semantics: studies in the science of meaning by Michel Bréal ( Book )
12 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tibvlli aliorvmqve carminvm libri tres by Tibullus ( Book )
29 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prosodia latina; an introduction to classical Latin verse by J. P Postgate ( Book )
10 editions published in 1923 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from Tibullus and others by Tibullus ( Book )
10 editions published between 1903 and 1940 in English and Latin and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short guide to the accentuation of ancient Greek by J. P Postgate ( Book )
8 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Corpus poetarum latinorum a se aliisque denuo recognitorum et brevi lectionum varietate instructorum ( Book )
10 editions published between 1894 and 1905 in Latin and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De bello civili: liber VII by Lucan ( Book )
27 editions published between 1896 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 99 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 )
2 editions published in 1919 in Latin and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catulli, Tibulli, et Propertii opera by Gaius Valerius Catullus ( Book )
5 editions published in 1911 in Latin and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aliorumque Carminum libri tres by Tibullus ( Book )
16 editions published between 1895 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Select elegies by Sextus Propertius ( Book )
10 editions published between 1885 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sermo latinus : a short guide to Latin prose composition by J. P Postgate ( Book )
19 editions published between 1889 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flaws in classical research by J. P Postgate ( Book )
10 editions published between 1908 and 1912 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silva Maniliana by J. P Postgate ( Book )
11 editions published in 1897 in Latin and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Postgate, Iohannes Percival.
Postgate, Iohannes Percival, 1853-1926
Postgate, J. P.
Postgate, J. P. 1853-1926
Postgate, Johannes Percival, 1853-1926
Postgate, John Percival
Postgate, John Percival, 1853-1926
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