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Leaf, Walter 1852-1927

Overview
Works: 140 works in 650 publications in 6 languages and 7,653 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  Fiction  Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Textbooks  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Author of introduction, ed, Correspondent, tra
Classifications: PA4025.A2, 883.1
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Most widely held works by Walter Leaf
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

87 editions published between 1883 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete translation of the Greek poem recounting the experience of Odysseus during his return from the Trojan War
The Iliad by Homer( Book )

76 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed in Ionia, on the coast of Asia Minor, near the end of the eighth century B.C., The Iliad focuses on the wrath of Achilles with all the great dramatic force which the poet Homer could evoke. Across these pages we see the blaze of forest fires; the greatest battle of antiquity; ox-eyed Juno; Agamemnon, son of Arteus; silver-footed Thetis; and the warrior Achilles chasing Hector around the walls of Troy
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1950 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad by Homer( Book )

86 editions published between 1883 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A line-by-line rendering of the great epic retells, in free-running lines of six-beat verse, the great matter of the Trojan War, Achilles' and Hector's fallible heroism and deaths, and the comings and goings of gods and men
Troy; a study in Homeric geography by Walter Leaf( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schliemann's discoveries of the ancient world by Karl Schuchardt( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer and history by Walter Leaf( Book )

17 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion to the Iliad, for English readers by Walter Leaf( Book )

16 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banking by Walter Leaf( Book )

43 editions published between 1926 and 1999 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad by Homer( Book )

9 editions published in 1900 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little poems from the Greek( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 1923 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strabo on the Troad; book XIII, cap. I by Strabo( Book )

9 editions published in 1923 in English and Multiple languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Achilles from Homers̓ Iliad by Homer( Book )

14 editions published between 1880 and 1900 in 4 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeri Ilias by Homer( Book )

5 editions published in 1895 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text of Homer's Iliad, with interlinear paraphrase by Michael Psellus through much of it, and some poems from the Greek anthology. See printed catalog for full description: Codices Vaticani Graeci. Tomus 1. Codices 1-329, p. 27-28
The gift : poems by the great Sufi master by Ḥāfiẓ( Book )

7 editions published between 1898 and 1985 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than any other Persian poet, it is perhaps Hafiz who accesses the mystical, healing dimensions of poetry. With this collection of 250 of Hafiz's most intimate poems, translator Ladinsky has succeeded in capturing the essence of one of Islam's greatest poetic and religious voices. Each line imparts the qualities of this spiritual teacher: an audacious love that empowers lives, profound knowledge, wild generosity, and a sweet, playful genius unparalleled in world literature.--From publisher description
A modern priestess of Isis by Vsevolod Sergeevich Solovʹev( Book )

10 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sixth book of the Iliad : edited with notes, introduction, and vocabulary by Homer( Book )

6 editions published between 1893 and 1963 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad of Homer : done into English prose by Andrew Lang( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twenty-fourth book of the Iliad by Homer( Book )

7 editions published between 1894 and 1905 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iliad and Odyssey Done into English prose by Andrew Lang, S.H. Butcher, Walter Leaf, and Ernest Myers by Homer( )

4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Leaf, Walter 1852-1927

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The IliadBankingA modern priestess of Isis