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Conington, John 1825-1869

Overview
Works: 287 works in 858 publications in 6 languages and 4,169 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Drama  Legends  Epic poetry, Latin  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Epic poetry  Didactic poetry, Latin  Biography  Textbooks 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Organizer of meeting, cnm, Other, tra, Annotator, Correspondent, Commentator for written text
Classifications: PA6807.A5, 873.1
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Most widely held works by John Conington
The Aeneid by Virgil( Book )

83 editions published between 1866 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells the story of an epic voyage in which Aeneas crosses stormy seas, becomes entangled in a tragic love affair with Dido of Carthage, descends to the world of the dead - all the way tormented by the vengeful Juno, Queen of the Gods - and finally reaches Italy, where he will fulfill his destiny: to found the Roman people
The satires of A. Persius Flaccus by Persius( Book )

32 editions published between 1872 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Vergili Maronis opera. The works of Virgil by Virgil( Book )

40 editions published between 1858 and 1898 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I : containing the Eclogues and Georgics II : containing the first six books of the Aeneid III : containing the last six books of the Aeneid
Works by Virgil( Book )

34 editions published between 1858 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Vergil translated into English
Miscellaneous writings of John Conington, late Corpus professor of Latin in the University of Oxford by John Conington( Book )

3 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Vergili Maronis opera = The works of Virgil by Virgil( Book )

5 editions published in 1881 in Latin and English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Virgil by Virgil( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and Latin and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publi Vergili Maronis opera by Virgil( Book )

46 editions published between 1859 and 1907 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Virgil( Book )

18 editions published between 1882 and 1913 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of James Rhoades was 'to produce a version of the Aeneid that should be in itself an English poem, and at the same time a faithful reflection of the original.' He succeeded, for his translation is both satisfactory to the purely English reader
The satires, epistles, and art of poetry of Horace by Horace( Book )

20 editions published between 1870 and 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The odes and carmen saeculare of Horace by Horace( Book )

20 editions published between 1863 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satires by Persius( Book )

23 editions published between 1874 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ancient world, the Satires belonged to a small class of works which remained in constant circulation. They were read in the schools, were commented upon by scholars, and were forever the subject of controversy. This translation boasts several advantages over previous English versions : it is the work of a poet rather than a Latinist, and it offers a faithful rendering of Persius' franker passages which the Victorians never dared to translate fully
The satires of A. Persius Flaccus : with a translation and commentary by Persius( Book )

2 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Virgil by Virgil( Book )

6 editions published in 1898 in Latin and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera; recognovit brevique adnotatione critica instruxit R.A.B. Mynors by Virgil( Book )

38 editions published between 1858 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschriften Codd. 165, 167 und 172 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
The odes and Carmen seculare of Horace by Horace( Book )

9 editions published between 1865 and 1877 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Choephoroe of Aeschylus: by Aeschylus( Book )

7 editions published in 1857 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eclogues of Virgil : a translation by Virgil( Book )

9 editions published between 1898 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bilingual edition, The Eclogues of Virgil: A Translation includes concise, informative notes and an introduction that describes the fundamental role of this deeply original book in the great pastoral tradition."--Jacket
The Agamemnon of Aeschylus by Aeschylus( Book )

5 editions published in 1848 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Choephoroe by Aeschylus( Book )

4 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Satires
Alternative Names
Conington, J.

Conington, J. 1825-1869

Conington, J. (John), 1825-1869

John Conington britischer Altphilologie

John Conington britischer Klassischer Philologe

John Conington British classical scholar

John Conington Brits klassiek filoloog (1825-1869)

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The eclogues of Virgil : a translation