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Palmer, Arthur 1841-1897

Overview
Works: 41 works in 230 publications in 7 languages and 1,304 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Lyric poetry  Conference papers and proceedings  Concordances  Elegiac poetry, Latin  Manuscripts  Illustrated works  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Translator
Classifications: PA6393, 874
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Most widely held works about Arthur Palmer
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Palmer
The Satires and Epistles of Horace : a modern English verse translation by Horace( Book )

58 editions published between 1883 and 1971 in Latin and English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Horace has long been revered as the supreme lyric poet of the Augustan Age. In his perceptive introduction to this translation of Horace's Odes and Satires, Sidney Alexander engagingly spells out how the poet expresses values and traditions that remain unchanged in the deepest strata of Italian character two thousand years later. Horace shares with Italians of today a distinctive delight in the senses, a fundamental irony, a passion for seizing the moment, and a view of religion as aesthetic experience rather than mystical exaltation - in many ways, as Alexander puts it, Horace is the quintessential Italian. The voice we hear in this graceful and carefully annotated translation is thus one that emerges with clarity and dignity from the heart of an unchanging Latin culture."--Jacket
Heroides. With the Greek translation of Planudes by Ovid( Book )

33 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T. Macci Plauti Amphitruo, the Amphitruo of Plautus by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )

7 editions published between 1890 and 1971 in Latin and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. Horati Flacci Opera by Horace( Book )

7 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)
Catulli Veronensis Liber by Gaius Valerius Catullus( Book )

4 editions published in 1896 in Latin and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Catullus is a companion of lovers and of those whom love has disappointed. He is also a satirical and epigrammatic writer who savagely consoles with laughter. Carmina captures in English both the mordant, scathing wit and also the concise tenderness, the famous love for reluctant Lesbia who is made present in these new versions. A range of English metres and rhymes evokes the many modes and moods of this most engaging, erotic and influential of Latin poets. Of Len Krisak's translations of Horace, Frederic Raphael writes, '[He] enables us both to enjoy a fresh voice and to hear (and see), very distinctly, what lies behind and within his unintimidated rescripts'. Again in Carmina Krisak works his precise magic."
Heroides : with the Greek translation of Planudes by Ovid( Book )

9 editions published between 1898 and 1967 in English and Latin and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Ovidii Nasonis Heroides XIV by Ovid( Book )

13 editions published in 1874 in Latin and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. Horati Flacci Sermones. The Satires of Horace by Horace( Book )

20 editions published between 1883 and 1971 in Latin and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Amphitruo of Plautus by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )

15 editions published between 1890 and 1906 in Latin and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroides by Ovid( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovid's Heroides by Ovid( Book )

9 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovid's Heroides, written in Rome some time between 25 and 16 BC, was once his most popular work. The title translates as Heroines. It is a series of poems in the voices of women from Greek and Roman myth – including Phaedra, Medea, Penelope and Ariadne – addressed to the men they love. Claimed as both the first book of dramatic monologues and the first of epistolary fiction, Heroines is also a radical text in its literary transvestism, and in presenting the same story from often very different, subjective perspectives. For a long time it was Ovid's most influential work, loved by Chaucer, Dant
Sermones. The satires of Horace by Horace( Book )

7 editions published between 1888 and 1964 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegies / Propertius ; edited and translated by G.P. Goold by Sextus Propertius( Book )

5 editions published in 1880 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate and dramatic elegies of Propertius (c. 50-soon after 16 BCE) gained him a reputation as one of Rome's finest love poets. He portrays the uneven course of his love affair with Cynthia and also tells us much about the society of his time, then in later poems turns to the legends of ancient Rome
Amphitruo by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )

5 editions published between 1890 and 1906 in Latin and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play Amphitryon provides an introduction to the world of Roman comedy from one of its best practitioners, Plautus. As with all Focus translations, the emphasis is on an inexpensive, readable edition that is close to the original, with an extensive introduction, notes and appendices
Heroides by Ovid( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Latin and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Ovidii Nasonis Heroides with the greek translation of Planudes. Edited by the late Arthur Palmer by Ovid( Book )

1 edition published in 1898 in Latin and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeneidea, or Critical, exegetical, and aesthetical remarks on the Aeneis by James Henry( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroides by Ovid( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Latin and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publii Ovidi Nasonis Heroides with the Greek translation of Planudes by Ovid( Book )

3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroides by Ovid( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Greek, Modern and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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