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Wilson, Epiphanius 1845-1916

Overview
Works: 93 works in 505 publications in 1 language and 7,524 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Quotations  History  Sacred books  Illustrated works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Biography  Literature  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PL2478, 181.09512
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Most widely held works about Epiphanius Wilson
 
Most widely held works by Epiphanius Wilson
Sacred Books of the East : Selections from the Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, the Koran, and the Life of Buddha by Epiphanius Wilson( )

7 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,382 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
Sacred books of the East : with critical and biographical sketches by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

41 editions published between 1900 and 1987 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the age of Obama, racial attitudes have become more complicated and nuanced than ever before. Inspired by a president who is unlike any Black man ever seen on our national stage, we are searching for new ways of understanding Blackness. In this book, the author, a commentator and journalist tackles what it means to be Black in America today. He begins by examining the concept of "Post-Blackness," a term that defines artists who are proud to be Black but don't want to be limited by identity politics and boxed in by race. He soon discovers that the desire to be rooted in but not constrained by Blackness is everywhere. In this book he argues that Blackness is infinite, that any identity imaginable is Black, and that all expressions of Blackness are legitimate. Here, he divulges intimate, funny, and painful stories of how race and racial expectations have shaped his life and explores how the concept of Post-Blackness functions in politics, society, psychology, art, culture, and more. He knew he could not tackle this topic all on his own so he turned to 105 of the most important luminaries of our time for frank and thought-provoking opinions, including the Reverend Jesse Jackson, Cornel West, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Malcolm Gladwell, Michael Eric Dyson, Melissa Harris-Perry, Harold Ford Jr., Kara Walker, Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, Paul Mooney, New York Governor David Paterson, Greg Tate, Aaron McGruder, Soledad O'Brien, Kamala Harris, Chuck D, Mumia Abu-Jamal, and many others. By engaging this eclectic group, and employing his insight, courage, and wit, the author delivers a clarion call on race in America and how we can change our perceptions for a better future. Destroying the notion that there is a correct way of being Black, this book changes how we perceive race
Babylonian and Assyrian literature : comprising the epic of Izdubar, hymns, tablets, and cuneiform inscriptions by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

39 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hindu literature ... with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

40 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese literature : comprising the Analects of Confucius, the Shi-King, the Sayings of Mencius, the Sorrows of Han, and the Travels of Fa-Hien by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

37 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turkish literature; comprising fables, belles-lettres and sacred traditions by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

21 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analects (Lun yü) by Confucius( Book )

9 editions published between 1900 and 1995 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic collection of conversations and sayings by the ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius, containing his teachings on ethics, politics, and religion
Cathedrals of France : popular studies of the most interesting French cathedrals by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew literature : comprising Talmudic treatises, Hebrew melodies and the Kabbalah unveiled by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

25 editions published between 1901 and 1902 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oriental literature( Book )

5 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Egyptian literature; comprising Egyptian tales, hymns, litanies, invocations, the Book of the Dead, and cuneiform writings by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

24 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Literature of India by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

11 editions published between 1890 and 1971 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Literature of China by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A commentary on the New Testament by Bernhard Weiss( Book )

4 editions published between 1906 and 1978 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wisdom of Confucius : with critical and biographical sketches by Confucius( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese literature : including selections from Genji Monogatari and classical poetry and drama of Japan( Book )

14 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Literature of Japan( Book )

2 editions published between 1900 and 1971 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Literature of Arabia by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

6 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Egyptian book of the dead by E. A. Wallis Budge( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ancient Book of the Dead brought to life! Throughout centuries, mysterious "books of the dead men" were often found buried alongside mummies and inside tombs by Egyptian locals, grave robbers, and archeologists; however, the inscrutable writing and cryptic contents remained a perplexing puzzle until the discovery of the Rosetta Stone, which enabled ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics to be translated for the first time. Soon after, scholars discerned that these grave books contained secret spells, incantations, and prayers to help, protect, and guide the dead during their journey through the underworld and to the afterlife. Here, in one volume and based on the classic editions from E.A. Wallis Budge, one of the most renowned Egyptologists of all time, this scholarly compendium delves into the history, motifs, and themes found in these afterlife companions before concluding with Budge's timeless translation of the Book of the Dead. Completely illustrated throughout, this volume brings ancient Egypt's vibrant past and secrets of the dead to life, enchanting and fascinating modern readers once again. -- back cover
Dante interpreted; a brief summary of the life, times, and character of Dante by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

3 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sacred Books of the East : Selections from the Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, the Koran, and the Life of Buddha
Alternative Names
Wilson, E.

Languages
English (325)

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Babylonian and Assyrian literature : comprising the epic of Izdubar, hymns, tablets, and cuneiform inscriptionsHindu literature ... with critical and biographical sketchesChinese literature : comprising the Analects of Confucius, the Shi-King, the Sayings of Mencius, the Sorrows of Han, and the Travels of Fa-HienTurkish literature; comprising fables, belles-lettres and sacred traditionsThe analects (Lun yü)Hebrew literature : comprising Talmudic treatises, Hebrew melodies and the Kabbalah unveiledEgyptian literature; comprising Egyptian tales, hymns, litanies, invocations, the Book of the Dead, and cuneiform writingsJapanese literature : including selections from Genji Monogatari and classical poetry and drama of JapanThe Literature of Arabia