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Sandys, George 1578-1644

Works: 254 works in 966 publications in 5 languages and 10,400 library holdings
Genres: Paraphrases  Biography  Poetry  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Controversial literature  Maps  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Honoree, Illustrator, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PR2338, 873.01
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Ovid's Metamorphosis Englished, mythologized, and represented in figures by Ovid( Book )

157 editions published between 1626 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paraphrase upon the divine poems by George Sandys( Book )

51 editions published between 1637 and 1992 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ's passion a tragedy, with annotations by Hugo Grotius( Book )

58 editions published between 1640 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 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 )

119 editions published between 1615 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 560 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
The poetical works of George Sandys by George Sandys( Book )

22 editions published between 1872 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1641 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 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 )

15 editions published between 1676 and 1981 in English and held by 171 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?
Ovid's Metamorphoses, an index to the 1632 commentary of George Sandys by Christopher Grose( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and Latin and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1638 and 1664 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works (1872) by George Sandys( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paraphrase vpon the Psalmes of David and vpon the hymnes dispersed throughout the Old and New Testaments by George Sandys( Book )

9 editions published in 1636 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyages en Egypte des années 1611 et 1612: Georges Sandys, William Lithgow by Oleg V Volkoff( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in French and Undetermined and held by 50 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

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

2 editions published in 1955 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
G.S 1578-1644

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

George Sandys English traveller, colonist and poet

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

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Sandys, Mr. (George), 1578-1644

English (608)

German (13)

French (9)

Dutch (3)

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 centuryLiterature Criticism from 1400 to 1800