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Poems from the Greek anthology, in English paraphrase [by] Dudley Fitts.

Poems from the Greek anthology, in English paraphrase [by] Dudley Fitts.

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Published by J. Laughlin] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek poetry -- Translations into English,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Greek

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA New Directions paperbook, 60
    ContributionsFitts, Dudley, 1903-1968
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3623 A5 F55 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141p.
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15099874M

    William Wordsworth, author of "I travelled among unknown men" " I travelled among unknown men " is a love poem completed in April [1] by the English poet William Wordsworth and originally intended for the Lyrical Ballads anthology, but it was first published in Poems, in Two Volumes in (see in poetry). In fact, oddly enough, it may have something to do with my being slow at languages. Having been rather especially slow at getting any grip on Greek, I think my wish to keep on with the struggle accounted for my doing, every few years, with Dudley Fitts to begin with, a translation of a Greek .


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Poems from the Greek Anthology Shelves: classical, poetry. A collection of epigrams from the Greek of roughly BC to 1, CE. Fitts writes that he has translated them rather freely, avoiding: Since its Dudley Fitts, /5.

Poems from the Greek anthology, by Fitts, Dudley,tr. Publication date Topics Greek poetry, English poetry Publisher New York: New Directions Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

New Directions Paperbook 60 Access Pages: Fitts, Dudley - FROM THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY Poems in English Paraphrase 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover London Faber & Faber Very Good- in a Very Good dust jacket. Browning to end pages and pastedowns. A few short tears to jacket Rating: % positive.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by New Directions, New York. Description: xix, pages ; 23 cm. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Poems from the Greek anthology by Dudley Fitts,New Directions edition, in English Poems from the Greek anthology ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:   Author of Anthology of contemporary Latin-American poetry, Poems from the Greek Anthology in English paraphrase, Poems,The poetic nuance, Greek plays in modern translation, Six Greek plays in modern translation, The Oedipus Cycle of Sophocles, The poetic nuance.

Dudley Fitts (Ap – J ) was an American teacher, critic, poet, and translator. [1] He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and attended Harvard University where he edited the Harvard taught at The Choate School – and at Phillips Academy at Andover – He and his former student at Choate, Robert Fitzgerald.

Poems from the Greek anthology, in English paraphrase / [by] Dudley Fitts Fitts, Dudley, [ Book: ] View online (access conditions). Greek anthology. English. Selections. Poems from the Greek Anthology in English paraphrase.

[New York]: New Directions, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dudley Fitts. Dudley Fitts has translated a selection of these poems into modern, readable English verse.

Poet as well as classicist, Fitts has caught the precise tone––comic or elegiac, dignified or plaintive––of each Greek original, and his poems stand as firmly in English. Poet and translator Dudley Fitts was born in Boston and earned a BA at Harvard University.

While at Harvard, he edited the Harvard Advocate. From tohe judged the Yale Series of Younger Poets often formally composes his allusive lyric poems and frequently engages themes of spiritual faith and loss. He is the author of Poems. The Greek Anthology (Latin: Anthologia Graeca) is a collection of poems, mostly epigrams, that span the Classical and Byzantine periods of Greek of the material of the Greek Anthology comes from two manuscripts, the Palatine Anthology of the 10th century and the Anthology of Planudes (or Planudean Anthology) of the 14th century.

While papyri. From the Greek Anthology: Poems in English Paraphrase. Faber and Faber, Four Greek Plays: Agamemnon of Aeschylus/Oedipus Rex of Sophocles/Alcestis of Euripides/Birds of Aristophanes (edited by Dudley Fitts). Harcourt - ISBN X; Aristophanes: Four Comedies.

Harcourt, ISBN ; References Edit. Dudley Fitts (Ap – J ) was an American teacher, critic, poet, and translator. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and attended Harvard University, where he edited the Harvard taught at The Choate School – and at Phillips Academy at Andover – He and his former student at Choate, Robert Fitzgerald.

The Planudes version was used until the Palatine Anthology was rediscovered in There are several good English translations, particularly those by J. Mackail (3d ed. ), W. Paton (with Greek texts, 5 vol., –26), Dudley Fitts (rev. ), and Peter Jay ().

Dudley Fitts, (born ApBoston, Mass., U.S.—died JLawrence, Mass.), American teacher, critic, poet, and translator, best known for his contemporary English versions of classical Greek works. While a student at Harvard University (B.A., ), Fitts edited the Harvard Advocate, which published his first writings.

His poetry and criticism. Aristophanes: The Birds by dudley fitts and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Author Name Fitts, Dudley.

Title MORE POEMS FROM THE PALATINE ANTHOLOGY In English Paraphrase. Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket. Publisher New Directions Seller ID   also, to add my own two-cents, i would add ferry’s translations of horace’s odes and dudley fitts poems from the greek anthology (which i like better than rexroth’s–fitts are more fun!) Pigsnout2 Octoam.

Production Role Notes First performed Venues Companies ; Alcestis () Translator: Executive summary: Translator of Greek literature. University: BA, Harvard University () Teacher: Phillips Academy Andover. Author of books: Poems (, poetry) One Hundred Poems from the Palatine Anthology (, poetry, translations) More Poems from the Palatine Anthology in English Paraphrase (, poetry, translations)Born: Greek Anthology, a collection of short epigrammatic poems representing Greek literature from the 7th cent.

B.C. to the 10th cent. A.D. It contains more than 6, poems on a varie. The New Directions press, founded by James Laughlin, a former student of Fitts, published his Poems – () and his translations One Hundred Poems from the Palatine Anthology () and More Poems from the Palatine Anthology in English Paraphrase ().

Although Fitts also translated Latin, Spanish, and Latin-American writings into Burial: Phillips Academy Cemetery, Andover. Paraphrase () and who obviously was influenced by Pound’nslationsfromthe Greek Anthology werepublishedbyNewDirections,oneofPound’sFile Size: KB.

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We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.5/5. Dudley Fitts. Dudley Fitts (), a renowned poet, critic and translator, authored and translated over 20 books. One of the preeminent twentieth century scholars of Greek literature, his English translations of the ancient Greek classics are much praised for their accessibility and their appeal to contemporary readers.

I'm looking for the original Greek text to compare my translation with; this translation, by Dudley Fitts, is quoted in a number of places online, but never alongside the Greek it's translating. As the epigram is anonymous, it will be no mean feat for me to find it amongst the hundreds of poems in the many books of the Anthology, so I thought I.

Dudley Fitts ( words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article (ISBN X) Editor: Dudley Fitts - Publisher: Harcourt - From the Greek Anthology: Poems in English Paraphrase - Publisher: Faber and Faber, Dudley.

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Robert Fitzgerald ( - ) was born in Springfield, Illinois, and attended Harvard University, where he received an excellent education in the classics. After college, he started to translate Greek poetry to keep up his skills.

They were published and soon earned him the reputation as one of the best Greek translators in English. Though more known for his translations. An Outline of The Norton Anthology of English Literature Mahdi Javidshad, Amirhossein Nemati. Language: persian. ISBN poems poetry norton anthology anthology of english nemati victorian poet literary poem You can write a book review and share your experiences.

Other.The Audio Book of Great Essays: L Anthology of 20th Century English Poetry I-III: L Reflections on a Gift of Watermelon Pickle: c L Here Today: L Dudley Fitts reads from Greek Anthology in English Paraphrase: LF Edna Ferber: The Gay Old Dog; an Incident from Showboat.A large part of this appeal as a teacher came from the sense his students had that they were listening to and talking with a man actively engaged in the ia University, in presenting Dudley Fitts the degree of Doctor of Letters, said: “Poet, teacher, scholar, and musician, you embrace diverse disciplines with talents of wit and.