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Ryder, Arthur W. (Arthur William) 1877-1938

Overview
Works: 55 works in 249 publications in 5 languages and 4,604 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author
Classifications: PK3741.P3, 891.22
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Most widely held works about Arthur W Ryder
 
Most widely held works by Arthur W Ryder
The Panchatantra by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

57 editions published between 1925 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wise and witty tales from the Vale of Kashmir
Shakuntala and other writings by Kālidāsa( Book )

10 editions published between 1912 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little clay cart; a Hindu drama attributed to King Shudraka: by Śūdraka( Book )

30 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama, on the love of Carudatta, an impoverished merchant, for Vasantasena, a hetaera
Dandin's Dasha-kumara-charita, The ten princes by Daṇḍin( Book )

22 editions published between 1927 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical romantic fiction of the adventures of ten princes; with four commentaries and various readings
Kalidasa translations of Shakuntala, and other works by Kālidāsa( Book )

10 editions published between 1906 and 1933 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bhagavad-gita by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gold's gloom; tales from the Panchatantra( Book )

4 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translations of Shakuntala and other works by Kālidāsa( Book )

13 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regarded as the most important figure in the Classical Sanskrit literary canon, Kalidasa was a poet and playwright who likely lived in the fifth century AD. This collection brings together some of Kalidasa's most well-regarded dramatic works, including the timeless story of Shakuntala, a beautiful maiden who was abandoned at birth and raised in a remote hermitage. Though she later enchants a powerful king who desires to take the young woman as his bride
Twenty-two goblins by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

11 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a city called Benares where Shiva lives. It is loved by pious people like the soil of Mount Kailasa. The river of heaven shines there like a pearl necklace. And in the city lived a king called Valour who burned up all his enemies by his valour, as a fire burns a forest. He had a son named Thunderbolt who broke the pride of the love-god by his beauty, and the pride of men by his bravery
Original poems : together with translations from the Sanskrit by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

5 editions published in 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Ṛbhu's im Ṛgveda by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

11 editions published in 1901 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women's eyes : being verses translated from the Sanskrit by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

7 editions published between 1910 and 1927 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

85 of the verses are from Bhartrhari; 15 are from various sources
Relatives; being further verses by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

4 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women's eyes by Arthur W Ryder( Book )

2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Recognition of ʹSakuntala by Kālidāsa( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panchatantra : het klassieke boek met fabels uit India( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Dutch and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malavika : a five-act comedy of Kalidasa by Kālidāsa( Book )

4 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Panchatantra : wisdom for today from the timeless classic( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dandin's Dasha-kumara-charita = The ten princes by Daṇḍin( Book )

2 editions published between 1927 and 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-Two Goblins a Translation of Vetala Panchavimshati by Unknown( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The identity of the original author of this ancient Sanskrit story cycle has been lost to history, but the spooky ambiance of these tales has been rendered exquisitely in this expert translation by respected scholar of Sanskrit Arthur W. Ryder. Twenty-Two Goblins is sure to send a chill down the spine of even the most stalwart reader, and those with an interest in ancient folklore will be particularly pleased
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur W. Ryder American scholar

Ryder, Arthur W.

Ryder, Arthur W. 1877-1938

Ryder, Arthur William

Ryder, Arthur William 1877-1938

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Languages
English (187)

German (11)

Hindi (2)

Thai (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Shakuntala and other writingsThe little clay cart; a Hindu drama attributed to King Shudraka:Translations of Shakuntala and other worksThe Recognition of ʹSakuntala