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Jones, William 1746-1794

Overview
Works: 612 works in 2,094 publications in 8 languages and 23,585 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Correspondent, Honoree, Contributor, Dedicatee, Other, Former owner, Lyricist, Commentator
Classifications: PK109.J6, 826.6
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An essay on the law of bailments by William Jones( Book )

136 editions published between 1781 and 2016 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

133 editions published between 1771 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

52 editions published between 1780 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 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 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manu's code of law : a critical edition and translation of the Manava-Dharmasastra by Manu( Book )

33 editions published between 1794 and 2007 in English and held by 174 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
Dissertations and miscellaneous pieces relating to the history and antiquities, the arts, sciences, and literature, of Asia by Asiatic Society of Bengal( Book )

42 editions published between 1742 and 2016 in English and German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poeseos asiaticae commentariorum libri sex, cum appendice; subjicitur Limon, seu Miscellaneorum liber: by William Jones( Book )

46 editions published between 1774 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 125 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 held by 117 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 102 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 )

18 editions published between 1781 and 2005 in English and held by 61 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 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1804 and 1815 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 29 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 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Sir William Jones : in six volumes by William Jones( Book )

17 editions published in 1799 in English and Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Iones, Guilielmus.

Iones, Guilielmus 1746-1794

Iones, Gulielmus 1746-1794

Jones, Guilielmus.

Jones, Guilielmus 1746-1794

Jones, Guiliemus.

Jones, Oriental.

Jones, Oriental 1746-1794

Jones, Oriental 1746-1794 Sir

Jones, Oriental, Sir, 1746-1794

Jones, Sir

Jones, W.

Jones, W. 1746-1794

Jones, W. 1746-1794 Sir

Jones, W. (William), 1746-1794

Jones, W. (William), Sir, 1746-1794

Jones, William 1746-1794

Jones, William 1746-1794 Sir

Jones, William, Sir, 1746-1794

Oriental Jones 1746-1794

Sir Jones William

Vilyam Cons

Vilyam Cons Filoloq

William Jones

William Jones Anglo-Welsh philologist and scholar of ancient India

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

Уильям Джонс британский (валлийский) филолог, востоковед (в первую очередь индолог) и переводчик, основатель Азиатского общества

Уилям Джоунс

ויליאם ג'ונס

ויליאם ג'ונס סופר בריטי

وليم جونز

ولیم جونز

ویلیام جونز

يونس، وليام، 1746-1794

वैदिकवाङ्गमये पाश्चात्यानां योगदानम्

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 setsOrientalist Jones : Sir William Jones, poet, lawyer, and linguist, 1746-1794Objects of enquiry : the life, contributions, and influences of Sir William Jones, 1746-1794Sir William Jones