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Jones, William 1746-1794

Overview
Works: 583 works in 1,910 publications in 8 languages and 22,853 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Sacred books  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Translator, Contributor, Editor, Correspondent, Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Former owner, Commentator, Lyricist
Classifications: PK109.J6, 320.954
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An essay on the law of bailments by William Jones( Book )

111 editions published between 1781 and 2012 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Persian language, 1771 by William Jones( Book )

100 editions published between 1771 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The principles of government : in a dialogue between a scholar and a peasant by William Jones( Book )

49 editions published between 1780 and 1831 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on law of bailments by William Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1806 and 1807 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laws of Manu by Manu( Book )

38 editions published between 1794 and 2007 in English and German and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comprising the Indian system of duties, religious and civil."
Sir William Jones, 1746-1794 : a commemoration( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elected at the age of 26 to Johnson's Literary Club and knighted at 37, Jones was a close friend to leading English luminaries of the time. Known as 'Oriental Jones', his study of middle-eastern cultures, championship of American independence, and finally his appointment as high court judge in Calcutta, made him a universal figure. On the bicentenary of his death a group of scholars met at University College, Oxford - his old college - to commemorate his outstanding career and achievements
Poeseos asiaticae commentariorum libri sex, cum appendice; subjicitur Limon, seu Miscellaneorum liber: by William Jones( Book )

45 editions published between 1774 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems, consisting chiefly of translations from the Asiatick languages. To which are added two essays by William Jones( Book )

27 editions published between 1772 and 1777 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissertations and miscellaneous pieces relating to the history and antiquities, the arts, sciences, and literature, of Asia by Asiatic Society of Bengal( Book )

23 editions published between 1742 and 1798 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquiry into the legal mode of suppressing riots : with a constitutional plan of future defence by William Jones( Book )

30 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The principles of government in a dialogue between a gentleman & a farmer by William Jones( Book )

17 editions published between 1797 and 1816 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life, writings and correspondence, of Sir William Jones by John Shore Teignmouth( Book )

9 editions published between 1804 and 1815 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The muse recalled. An ode, occasioned by the nuptials of Lord Viscount Althorp and Miss Lavinia Bingham, eldest daughter of Charles Lord Lucan, March VI, M. DCC. LXXXI by William Jones( Book )

15 editions published in 1781 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode in imitation of Alcæus by William Jones( Book )

14 editions published between 1781 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memorial read to the Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, December 18, 1799, and a speech delivered before the same society, January 29, 1800 by Edmund Cartwright( Book )

3 editions published between 1800 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the life of Nader Shah by William Jones( Book )

12 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Sir William Jones by William Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1821 and 1970 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sir William Jones, 1746-1794 : a commemoration
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Jones

Iones, Guilielmus.

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Jones, Guiliemus.

Jones, Oriental.

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Jones, W. (William), 1746-1794

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Sir Jones William

Vilyam Cons

William Jones englischer Orientalist und Jurist

William Jones filolog, orientalista

William Jones filologo, orientalista e magistrato britannico

William Jones ieithegwr, Indolegwr, ysgolhaig, Prif Ustus India a llywydd yr Asiatic Society of Bengal

William Jones IV

William Jones językoznawca brytyjski

William Jones linguiste britannique

William Jones taalkundige

Γουίλιαμ Τζόουνς

Джонс, Уильям

Уилям Джоунс

ויליאם ג'ונס

ויליאם ג'ונס סופר בריטי

وليم جونز

ولیم جونز

ویلیام جونز

يونس، وليام، ١٧٤٦-١٧٩٤

विलियम जोंस

উইলিয়াম জোন্স

ਵਿਲੀਅਮ ਜੋਨਜ਼

വില്ല്യം ജോൺസ്

윌리엄 존스

ウィリアム・ジョーンズ

威廉·琼斯

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Sir William Jones, 1746-1794 : a commemorationCollected songs : 44 songs, including 7 cycles or setsObjects of enquiry : the life, contributions, and influences of Sir William Jones, 1746-1794Orientalist Jones : Sir William Jones, poet, lawyer, and linguist, 1746-1794Sir William Jones