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Beal, Samuel 1825-1889

Overview
Works: 143 works in 680 publications in 2 languages and 4,918 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Poetry  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Local history 
Roles: Translator, Author, Other, Editor, Former owner, Inscriber
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 )

105 editions published between 1884 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

66 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and held by 551 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 )

76 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and held by 467 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 )

49 editions published between 1869 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 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 284 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 )

26 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic legend of Sâkya Buddha = Bo ben xing ji jing : from the Chinese-Sanscrit by Samuel Beal( Book )

28 editions published between 1875 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1878 and 2013 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 110 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 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

10 editions published between 1878 and 1991 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhas Wandel : Açvaghoshas Buddhacarita by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

15 editions published between 1894 and 1922 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in English and held by 38 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 34 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 )

11 editions published between 1884 and 2008 in English and held by 22 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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Texts from the Buddhist canon, commonly known as Dhammapada, with accompanying narratives
Alternative Names
Beal, S.

Samuel Beal British oriental scholar

Samuel Beal orientalista inglese

Languages
English (493)

German (15)

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 narrativesThe Buddhist Tripitaka as it is known in China and Japan; a catalogue and compendious report