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|←Author Index: Da||James Davies
|British classics master and translator; Head Master of Ludlow Grammar School and Prebendary of Hereford Cathedral; translated classical authors for Bohn's "Classical Library;" born James Banks.|
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "J. Da."
- (Tr.) Alcestis by Euripides (1849)
- (Tr.) The Idylls of Theocritus. Bion, and Moschus (1853) (external scan)
- Nugae: The Solace of Rare Leisure (1854) (external scan)
- (Tr.) The Works of Hesiod, Callimachus, and Theognis (1856) (external scan)
- (Tr.) Catullus, Tibullus and Propertius (1857) (external scan)
- (Tr.) The Fables of Babrius from the text of Lewis (1860) (external scan)
- Hesiod and Theognis (1873) (transcription project)
- contributed volumes in Collins's Ancient Classics for English Readers
- "Hesiod," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911) (in part)
Works about Davies
- "Davies, James," in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.
- "Davies, Rev. James," in Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886, by Joseph Foster, London: Parker and Co. (1888–1892) in 4 vols.