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Smith, W. Robertson (William Robertson) 1846-1894

Overview
Works: 277 works in 1,333 publications in 6 languages and 13,968 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Sources  Church history  Controversial literature  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger, Honoree, Correspondent, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Creator, Proofreader
Classifications: BL1600,
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Lectures on the religion of the Semites by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

137 editions published between 1887 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinship & marriage in early Arabia by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

99 editions published between 1885 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Arabic language by C. P Caspari( Book )

135 editions published between 1896 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old Testament in the Jewish church; twelve lectures on Biblical criticism by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

120 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and German and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the religion of the Semites; the fundamental institutions by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

72 editions published between 1889 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outstanding nineteenth-century biblical scholar and Semitist William Robertson Smith gave three courses of Burnett Lectures on the Religion of the Semites at Aberdeen just over a century ago. The first series, published in 1889 (2nd edn, 1894), has long been a classic work. The second and third series were never published, owing to the author's ill health; however, the manuscript of them still exists in the Cambridge University Library and was recently discovered by John Day, who has produced this edited version of the work to commemorate the centenary of Smith's death. The Lectures, which
The prophets of Israel and their place in history to the close of the eighth century B.C by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

102 editions published between 1832 and 2004 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The religion of the Semites : the fundamental institutions by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

31 editions published between 1889 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the comparative grammar of the Semitic languages by William Wright( Book )

30 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures & essays of William Robertson Smith by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

21 editions published between 1907 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophets of Israel and their place in history by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prolegomena to the history of ancient Israel : with a reprint of the article Israel from the Encyclopaedia Britannica by Julius Wellhausen( Book )

9 editions published between 1885 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review text: "Als Julius Wellhausens 'Prolegomena zur Geschichte Israels' 1878 erschienen, waren sie in der alttestamentlichen Wissenschaft sofort eine Sensation, freilich eine heftig umstrittene. Hier wurden die Schriften des Alten Testaments in eine andere geschichtliche Folge gebracht, als es der biblische Kanon vorgibt. Mehr noch: Wellhausens Rekonstruktion wies eine bedrängende Nähe zu der Frage nach den Wertmaßstäben der "modernen Kultur" auf. Dadurch erregte das Werk weit über das Gebiet der Theologie hinaus Aufsehen. ... Die 'Prolegomena' liegen jetzt wieder in einem handlichen Nachdruck vor. Man muss kein Prophet sein, um ihren Lesern zeitlose Gegenwart zu verheißen."Friedemann Voigt in: Süddeutsche Zeitung, Dezember 2001
Arabic grammar by C. P Caspari( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answer to the form of libel : now before the Free Church Presbytery of Aberdeen by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1878 and 1978 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1878 and 1978 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additional answer to the libel. With some account of the evidence that parts of the pentateuchal law are later than the time of Moses by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1878 and 1978 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answer to the amended libel by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1879 and 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopaedia Britannica; latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature( Book )

3 editions published between 1900 and 1902 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An open letter to Principal Rainy by W. Robertson Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1880 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communications on the case of Professor Robertson Smith : in the General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland, held at Glasgow in 1878 by Henry Wellwood Moncreiff( Book )

3 editions published between 1879 and 1978 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on the Aberdeen case by Member of the Faculty of Advocates( Book )

5 editions published between 1880 and 1978 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A grammar of the Arabic language
Alternative Names
Gulielmus Robertson Smith

Robertson Smith, William

Robertson Smith, William 1846-1894

Robertson, William Smith 1846-1894

Smith, Robertson W. 1846-1894

Smīth, Rūbirtsūn 1846-1894

Smith, W. Robertson.

Smith, W. Robertson 1846-1894

Smith, W. Robertson (William Robertson), 1846-1894

Smith, William Robertson

Smith, William Robertson 1846-1894

Smith, William Robertson b. 1846

William Robertson Smith antropologo scozzese

William Robertson Smith Brits antropoloog (1846-1894)

William Robertson Smith schottischer Theologe

Ουίλιαμ Ρόμπερτσον Σμιθ

Робертсон-Смит, Уильям

روبرتسون سميث، 1846-1894

سميث، روبرتسن، 1846-1894

وليم روبرتسون سميث

スミス, W. R

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Kinship & marriage in early ArabiaA grammar of the Arabic languageThe Old Testament in the Jewish church; twelve lectures on Biblical criticismThe prophets of Israel and their place in history to the close of the eighth century B.CLectures on the comparative grammar of the Semitic languagesThe prophets of Israel and their place in historyProlegomena to the history of ancient Israel : with a reprint of the article Israel from the Encyclopaedia BritannicaArabic grammar