Author:Lewis Campbell

Lewis Campbell
British classical scholar

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "L. C."

Lewis Campbell



  • The Sophistes and Politicus of Plato, with a revised text and English notes (1867), in 3 vols.
  • Some aspects of the Christian ideal: sermons (1877)
  • Sophocles (1879)
  • The Life of James Clerk Maxwell (1882), with William Garnett [1]
  • Leptophyllon septentrionale; translations and other trifles (1887) [2]
  • The Theætetus of Plato, with a revised text and English notes (1883, 2nd. ed.) [3]
  • A Guide to Greek Tragedy for English Readers (1891) [4]
  • Plato's Republic: the Greek text (1894), in 2 vols., with Benjamin Jowett
  • Religion in Greek literature; a sketch in outline (1898) [5]
  • On the Nationalisation of the Old English Universities (1901) [6]
  • Tragic Drama in Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Shakespeare (1904) [7]
  • Paralipomena Sophoclea: supplementary notes on the text and interpretation of Sophocles (1907) [8]


As editorEdit

  • The life and letters of Benjamin Jowett, M. A., master of Balliol college, Oxford (1897), in 2 vols., with Evelyn Abbott
  • Letters of Benjamin Jowett, M.A., master of Balliol college, Oxford (1899), with Evelyn Abbott
  • Theological essays of the late Benjamin Jowett (1906)

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Works about CampbellEdit


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