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Paton, W. R. (William Roger) 1857-1921

Overview
Works: 321 works in 1,087 publications in 6 languages and 7,231 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Creator, Author of introduction, Arranger, Other, Contributor
Classifications: D58, 930
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Most widely held works about W. R Paton
 
Most widely held works by W. R Paton
The histories by Polybius( Book )

135 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main part of Polybius's history covers the years 264-146 BC. It describes the rise of Rome to the destruction of Carthage and the domination of Greece by Rome.--From publisher description
The Greek anthology by W. R Paton( Book )

126 editions published between 1898 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Greek Anthology contains some 4,500 short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries. To the original collection, called the Garland (Stephanus) by its contributing editor, Meleager of Gadara (first century BC), was added another Garland, by Philip of Thessalonica (mid-first century AD), and then a Cycle by Agathias of Myrina (AD 567/8). In about AD 900 these collections (now lost) and perhaps others (also lost, by Rufinus, Diogenianus, Strato, and Palladas) were partly incorporated and arranged into fifteen books according to subject by Constantine Cephalas; most of his collection is preserved in a manuscript called the Palatine Anthology. A second manuscript, the Planudean Anthology made by Maximus Planudes in 1301, contains additional epigrams omitted by Cephalas. Outstanding among the poets are Meleager, Antipater of Sidon, Crinagoras, Palladas, Agathias, and Paulus Silentiarius. This Loeb edition of The Greek Anthology replaces the earlier edition by W.R. Paton, with a Greek text and ample notes reflecting current scholarship"--
Plutarchi Moralia by Plutarchus( Book )

43 editions published between 1892 and 1974 in 6 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inscriptions of Cos by W. R Paton( Book )

38 editions published between 1891 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inscriptiones insularum maris Aegaei praeter Delum by Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin( Book )

9 editions published between 1895 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek anthology( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek Anthology contains some 4,500 short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries. To the original collection, called The Garland (Stephanus) by its contributing editor, Meleager of Gadara (first century BCE), was added another Garland by Philip of Thessalonica (mid-first century CE) and then a Cycle by Agathias of Myrina (567/568 CE). In about 900 CE these collections (now lost) and perhaps others (also lost, by Rufinus, Diogenianus, Strato, and Palladas) were partly incorporated and arranged into fifteen books according to subject by Constantine Cephalas; most of his collection is preserved in a manuscript called the Palatine Anthology. A second manuscript, the Planudean Anthology made by Maximus Planudes in 1301, contains additional epigrams omitted by Cephalas. Outstanding among the poets are Meleager, Antipater of Sidon, Crinagoras, Palladas, Agathias, and Paulus Silentiarius. This Loeb edition of The Greek Anthology replaces the earlier edition by W. R. Paton, with a Greek text and ample notes reflecting current scholarship
Plvtarchi Moralia by Plutarco( Book )

23 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

11 editions published between 1923 and 1979 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parallel Greek & English texts
Plvtarchi Moralia by Plutarchus Chaeronensis( Book )

23 editions published between 1925 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

16 editions published between 1927 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kypros, the Bible and Homer. Oriental civilization, art and religion in ancient times by Max Hermann Ohnefalsch-Richter( Book )

4 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

15 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 2001 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parallel Greek & English texts
The histories by Polybius( Book )

17 editions published between 1922 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main part of Polybius's history covers the years 264-146 BC. It describes the rise of Rome to the destruction of Carthage and the domination of Greece by Rome.--From publisher description
The histories by Polybius( Book )

7 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The histories by Polybius( Book )

10 editions published between 1926 and 1999 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek anthology : in five volumes( Book )

18 editions published between 1918 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plutarchi Pythici dialogi tres by Plutarchus( Book )

7 editions published in 1893 in Greek, Ancient and Latin and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthologiae graece erotica : the love epigrams, or, Book V. of the Palatine anthology by William R Paton( Book )

8 editions published between 1898 and 1989 in English and Multiple languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Paton, Guilelmus

Paton, Guilelmus R. 1857-1921

Paton, Guilhelmus R. 1857-1921

Paton, W. R.

Paton, W.R. 1857-1921

Paton, W. R. 1867-1921

Paton, W. R. d. 1921

Paton, W. R. (William Roger), d. 1921

Paton, William R.

Paton, William R. 1857-1921

Paton, William Roger

Paton, William Roger 1857-1921

Paton, William Roger 1867-1921

Paton, William Roger d. 1921

William Roger Paton schottischer Klassischer Philologe und Epigraphiker

Γουίλιαμ Ρότζερ Πάτον

Патон, Уильям Роджер

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