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collected works of Sir William Jones

by Jones, William Sir

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Published by New York University Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Jones, William, Sir, 1746-1794,
    • Linguistics,
    • Oriental philology,
    • Orientalists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Philologists -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: The works of Sir William Jones. London : J. Stockdale, 1807.

      Statementedited with an introduction by Garland Cannon.
      ContributionsCannon, Garland Hampton, 1924-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ64.J6 A2 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 v. ;
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1396442M
      ISBN 100814741991
      LC Control Number93003862

        Author of An essay on the law of bailments, A grammar of the Persian language, The works of Sir William Jones, Kitāb-i Šakaristān dar nahv-̄ıyi zabān-i pārs ̄ıtasnf̄ı-i Yūnus-i Ūkstūrd ̄ı= A grammar of the Persian language, The letters of Sir William Jones, The principles of government, in a dialogue between a scholar and a peasant, Works, An ode in imitation of Alcaeus.   Sir William Jones, (born Sept. 28, , London—died Ap , Calcutta), British Orientalist and jurist who did much to encourage interest in Oriental studies in the West.. Of Welsh parentage, he studied at Harrow and University College, Oxford (–68), and learned Latin, Greek, Hebrew, Arabic, and Persian.

      In Sir William Jones founded the Asiatic Society with the purpose of promoting the study of Asiatic cultures and languages. Jones continued his studies and his work as a judge until his death in Calcutta in Sources: Cannon, Garland. The Collected Works of Sir William Jones, Vol., New York: NYU Press, Jones, Sir William.


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John Shore Baron Teignmouth. Stockdale and J. Walker, 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Biography. William Jones was born in London at Beaufort Buildings, Westminster; his father William Jones (–) was a mathematician from Anglesey in Wales, noted for introducing the use of the symbol young William Jones was a linguistic prodigy, who in addition to his native languages English and Welsh, learned Greek, Latin, Persian, Arabic, Hebrew and the basics of Chinese.

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He was christened in Llangadfan parish church, 18 June Sir William Jones () was the foremost Orientalist of his generation and one of the greatest intellectual navigators of all time. He re-drew the map of European thought.

'Orientalist' Jones was an extraordinary man and an intensely colourful figure. At the age of twenty-six, Jones was elected to Dr Johnson's Literary Club, on terms of intimacy with the metropolitan luminaries of the day. The works of Sir William Jones by Sir William Jones (Creator) starting at $ The works of Sir William Jones has 8 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Garland Cannon is the author of The Collected Works of Sir William Jones ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), The Life and Mind of Ori 3/5(4). The Works of Sir William Jones, Volume 10 | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. JONES, Sir WILLIAM (, 28 September, ; d. Calcutta, 27 April, ; Figure 1), orientalist and judge, son of William Jones FRS, and Mary Nix, the gifted daughter of a father, a distinguished Welsh mathematician and collector of early Welsh manuscripts, was a friend of Sir Isaac Newton and Edmond Halley, and a close relation of the Anglesey polymath Lewis Morris.Sir William Jones: a bibliography of primary and secondary sources by Garland Hampton Cannon (); Memoirs of the life, writings, and correspondence, of Sir William Jones by John Shore Teignmouth (Book); Sir William Jones: a study in eighteenth-century British attitudes to India by S.

N Mukherjee (Book). Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence of Sir William Jones, by Lord Teignmouth. with the Life of Lord Teignmouth, and Notes, by S.C. Wilks, Volume 1 Sir William Jones .