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Sandys, George 1578-1644

Works: 264 works in 1,091 publications in 4 languages and 10,785 library holdings
Genres: Paraphrases  Biography  Drama  History  Controversial literature  Maps 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator, Dubious author, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PR2338, 928.2
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A paraphrase upon the divine poems by George Sandys( Book )

64 editions published between 1637 and 2011 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A relation of a journey begun An: Dom: 1610. Fovre bookes. containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Aegypt of the Holy Land, of the remote parts of Italy, and ilands adioyning by George Sandys( Book )

162 editions published between 1610 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of a 17th-century Englishman's travels through the Eastern Mediterranean includes visits to Turkey, Egypt and the Holy Land. George Sandys began by visiting France and traveled south to Venice and then to Constantinople and Egypt. While in Egypt Sandys visited several archeological sites, including the Giza pyramids. He published his geographic and ethnographic narrative in 1615. Dedicated to King Charles, this book was an important contribution to English interest in Egyptian history and culture
Christ's passion a tragedy, with annotations by Hugo Grotius( Book )

39 editions published between 1640 and 1994 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of George Sandys by George Sandys( Book )

28 editions published between 1872 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paraphrase vpon the Song of Solomon by George Sandys( Book )

33 editions published between 1641 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(C) 1992 Chadwyck-Healey. Do not export or print from this database without checking the Copyright Conditions to see what is permitted. ( 1.2038. (dlps) SandysSolom
A paraphrase upon the Psalms of David by George Sandys( Book )

30 editions published between 1636 and 1981 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in the Huntington Library. (marc) 07874087. (stc) Wing B2521A. (vid) 40240. (DLPS) A27888.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Bible. -- O.T. -- Psalms -- Paraphrases, English. Lawes, Henry, 1596-1662. Tune-books. Playford, John, 1623-1686?
Ovids Metamorphosis Englished, by Geo. Sandys by Ovid( )

14 editions published between 1626 and 1664 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ovids Metamorphosis Englished. By Geo. Sandys by Ovid( Book )

42 editions published between 1626 and 1678 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalmody for a single voice by George Sandys( )

12 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Sandys, poet-adventurer; a study in Anglo-American culture in the seventeenth century by Richard Beale Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Sandys als Übersetzer des "Christus patiens" von Hugo Grotius by Günther Hans Grüninger( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the metrical paraphrases on the psalms, the Book of Job, and other portions of Holy scripture by George Sandys( Book )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
G.S 1578-1644

G. S. (George Sandys), 1578-1644

George Sandys English traveller, colonist and poet

George Sandys reisschrijver uit Engeland (1577-)

George Sandys viaggiatore britannico

George Sandys voyageur, poète et colonisateur britannique

S., G. 1578-1644

S., G. (George Sandys), 1578-1644

Sandys, ... 1578-1644

Sandys 1578-1644 Mr

Sandys, Mr. (George), 1578-1644

Τζωρτζ Σάντυς

English (566)

German (22)

Dutch (17)

Latin (1)

The humanist as traveler : George Sandys's Relation of a journey begun an. Dom. 1610George Sandys : travel, colonialism, and tolerance in the seventeenth century