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Beal, Samuel 1825-1889

Overview
Works: 148 works in 695 publications in 2 languages and 4,990 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Poetry  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Local history 
Roles: Translator, Author, Other, Editor, Inscriber, Former owner
Classifications: DS6, 291
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Most widely held works about Samuel Beal
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Beal
Si-yu-ki. Buddhist records of the Western World by Xuanzang( Book )

101 editions published between 1884 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical geography of central Asia and India
The life of Hiuen-Tsiang by Huili( Book )

70 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the life of Hsüan-tsang, ca. 596-664, Chinese pilgrim known for his translation of Buddhist sutras and diary of his travels in India
The Fo-sho-hing-tsan-king : a life of Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

74 editions published between 1883 and 2010 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred books of the East : with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

9 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred Books of the East includes selections from the Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, the Koran, and the Life of Buddha, with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson
Travels of Fah-Hian and Sung-Yun, Buddhist pilgrims, from China to India (400 A.D. and 518 A.D.) by Faxian( Book )

50 editions published between 1869 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism in China by Samuel Beal( Book )

29 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a study of the ethics of Buddhism in China
A catena of Buddhist scriptures from the Chinese by Samuel Beal( Book )

29 editions published between 1871 and 2016 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume Reverend Beal has translated works of Buddhist Literature in order to make them more accessible to a broader audience. This volume includes bits from Avatamsaka, Pindhadana, Lankavatara, Vimalakirti, Dharani, Kshitigarbha, Surangama, Lotus, Mahasahasra-Mandala, Prajnaparamita, Amitabha, Buddhanusmritti-samadhi, Diamond, Suvarna-prabhasa, Mahanidana, and other Sutras, plus various Vinayas and Shastras. The book is divided into the following Parts: Legends and Myths; Buddhism as a Religion; Scholastic Period; Mystic Period; and Decline and Fall
The romantic legend of Sâkya Buddha = Bo ben xing ji jing : from the Chinese-Sanscrit by Samuel Beal( Book )

29 editions published between 1875 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texts from the Buddhist canon, commonly known as Dhammapada, with accompanying narratives by Samuel Beal( Book )

33 editions published between 1878 and 2016 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2000
Si-yu-ki. Buddhist records of the Western World. Chinese accounts of India. by Xuanzang( Book )

in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract of four lectures on Buddhist literature in china, delivered at University college, London by Samuel Beal( Book )

17 editions published between 1882 and 2015 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhas Wandel : Açvaghoshas Buddhacarita by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

20 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in German and English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the life of Gautama Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa; retold
Buddhist literature in China by Samuel Beal( Book )

8 editions published between 1882 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dhammapada with accompanying narratives by Samuel Beal( Book )

11 editions published between 1878 and 1991 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddhist Tripitaka as it is known in China and Japan; a catalogue and compendious report by Samuel Beal( Book )

14 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred books of the East by F. Max Müller( Book )

4 editions published between 1900 and 1902 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred Books of the East includes selections from the Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, the Koran, and the Life of Buddha, with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson
Selections from Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

6 editions published between 1800 and 1910 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Da Tang Xiyu ji by Xuanzang( Book )

10 editions published between 1884 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a view of the western world from the perspective of Tibetan pilgrims
Suh-ki-li-lih-kiu : the suhṛillekha or 'friendly letter' addressed to King Sadvaha by Nāgārjuna( Book )

6 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Si-yu-ki : Buddhist records of the Western World : translated from the Chinese of Hiuen Tsiang (A.D. 629) by Xuanzang( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
 
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Alternative Names
Beal, S.

Samuel Beal British oriental scholar

Samuel Beal orientalista inglese

Languages
English (502)

German (16)

Covers
The life of Hiuen-TsiangThe Fo-sho-hing-tsan-king : a life of BuddhaThe romantic legend of Sâkya Buddha = Bo ben xing ji jing : from the Chinese-SanscritTexts from the Buddhist canon, commonly known as Dhammapada, with accompanying narrativesBuddhas Wandel : Açvaghoshas BuddhacaritaThe Buddhist Tripitaka as it is known in China and Japan; a catalogue and compendious report