Author:Harry Thurston Peck

Harry Thurston Peck

United States classical scholar, author, editor, and critic.

Harry Thurston Peck


  • The Semitic Theory of Creation (1886)
  • The Adventures of Mabel (1889)
  • Suetonius (1889)
  • Latin Pronunciation: A Short Exposition of the Roman Method (1890)
  • The International Cyclopedia (1890–1901, editor)
  • Roman Life in Latin Prose and Verse: Illustrative Readings from Latin Literature (1894)
  • Trimalchio's Dinner (1898, translation)
  • The Personal Equation (1899)
  • What Is Good English? and Other Essays (1899)
  • Greystone and Porphyry (1899)
  • International Library of Masterpieces, Literature, Art and Rare Manuscripts (1901)
  • William Hickling Prescott (1905)
  • Twenty Years of the Republic, 1885–1905 (1906)
  • Studies in Several Literatures (1909)
  • The New Baedeker: Being Casual Notes of an Irresponsible Traveler (1910)
  • A History of Classical Philology from the Seventh Century BC to the Twentieth Century AD (1911)
  • The New International Encyclopædia, 1st edition (editor, with Daniel Coit Gilman and Frank Moore Colby)
  • Harper's Dictionary of Classical Literature and Antiquities (editor)
  • Hilda and the Wishes

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