William Jones (1746-1794)

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Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Londres, 28-09-1746
Death : Calcutta, Inde, 27-04-1794
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Écrivait aussi en français
Orientaliste et juriste
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 1880 4347

Activities of William Jones (1746-1794) (69 resources in data.bnf.fr)

Textual works (68)

Sacontalá
The collected works of Sir William Jones
Discourses delivered at the Asiatick Society
Die Rückschritte der Poesie
The Letters
Music of India. [A treatise on the music of India, by N. Augustus Willard. 1793. On the musical modes of the Hindus, by sir William Jones. 1834]
Music of India
Poèmes sur le jeu des échecs : 1° latin, de l'évêque d'Albe Vida,... ; 2° polonais, de Jean Kochanowski ; 3° anglais, de sir William Jones ; 4° allemand, du recteur Fischer ; traduits en français, par Frédéric Alliey,...
Grammaire persane, de Sir William Jones. 2de édition française, revue, corrigée et augmentée, par M. Garcin de Tassy,...
Description of the North West coal district... along the river Damoda... in Pergunnah of Sheargerh... [Burdwan.]
"Manava-dhermasástra"... or the Institutes of Menu, edited by Graves Chamney Haughton,... Volume II. English translation with William Jones (1746-1794) as Translator
[A Grammar of the Persian language, by William Jones. The 8th edition, with additions by Sam. Lee
A dictionary of religious opinions, or Concise account of the various denominations
Memoirs of the life, writings and correspondence of Sir William Jones, a new edition, by lord Teignmouth
The Works... T. I [-II]
The Works of Sir William Jones, with the life of the author, by lord Teignmouth...
Lettres philosophiques et historiques à Mylord S***, sur l'état moral et politique de l'Inde, des Indous et de quelques autres principaux peuples de l'Asie, au commencement du dix-neuvième siècle
Ueber die Musik der Indier... eine Abhandlung des Sir William Jones, aus dem Englischen übersetzt, mit erläuternden Anmerkungen und Zusätzen begleitet, von F. H. v. Dalberg,...
The Works of Sir William Jones, in 6 volumes. [Published by A. M. Jones.]
Hindu Gesetzbuch, oder Menu's Verordnungen nach Cullucas Erläuterung with William Jones (1746-1794) as Translator
On the Loris, or Slowpaced Lemur
Discourse 10... On Asiatick history, civil and natural
Discourse 11
Abhandlungen über die Geschichte und Alterthümer, die Künste, Wissenschaften und Literatur Asiens, von Sir William Jones und andern Mitgliedern der im Jahr 1784 zu Calcutta in Indien errichteten gelehrten Gesellschaft...
Additional remarks on the Spikenard of the ancients
A catalogue of Indian plants, comprehending their Sanscrit and as many of their Linnoean generic names as could with any degree of precision be ascertained
Institutes of Hindu law, or the Ordinances of Menu, according to the gloss of Culluca, comprising the Indian system of duties religious and civil... with William Jones (1746-1794) as Translator
Mystical poetry of Persians and Hindus... Gitagovinda or the songs of Jayadeva
The 8-th... discource. [On borderers, mountaineers and islanders of Asia.]
The Lunar year of the Hindus
On the musical modes of the Hindus...
Discourse 9... On the origin and families of nations
Dissertations and miscellaneous pieces relating to the history and antiquities, the arts, sciences and literature of Asia...
The 4-th anniversary discourse. [On the Arabs.]
Design of a treatise on the plants of India
On the antiquity of the Indian Zodiack
The 5-th anniversary discourse. [On the Tartars.]
On the Indian game of chess
The 6th discourse
The 7-th discourse. [On the Chinese.]
Remarks on the Island of Hinzuan or Johanna
Chronology of the Hindus
On the Second Classical book of the Chinese
On the Spikenard of the ancients
Orthography of Asiatic words in Roman letters.
Discourse on the institution of a Society for inquiring into the history, civil and natural, the antiquities, arts, sciences and literature of Asia
Gods of Greece, Italy and India
A conversation with Abram, an Abyssinian, concerning the city of Fwender and the sources of the Nile
The 2d [-3d] anniversary discourse. [On the Hindus.]
The Asiatic miscellany, consisting of translations, imitations, fugitive pieces, original productions and extracts from curious publications, by W. Chambers,... and Sir W. Jones,... and other literary gentlemen now resident in India
A Discourse on the institution of a Society for enquiring into the history, civil and natural, the antiquities, arts, sciences and literature of Asia, delivered at Calcutta, January 15th, 1784, a charge to the grand jury at Calcutta, December 4th, 1783, and a hymn to Camdes translated from the Hindu into Persian and from the Persian into English. By Sir William Jones
The Moallakat with William Jones (1746-1794) as Translator
A Grammar of the Persian language by William Jones,...
The Muse recalled, an ode on the nuptials of lord viscount Althorp and miss Lavinia Bingham, eldest daughter of Charles lord Lucan, March VI, 1781, by William Jones,...
The Mahomedan law of succession to the property of intestates, in Arabick, from an ancient manuscript, with a verbal translation and explanatory notes, by William Jones,...
An Essay on the law of bailments, by William Jones,...
Poems, consisting chiefly of translations from the Asiatick languages, to which are added two essays : 1. On the poetry of the Eastern nations, 2. On the arts commonly called imitative. [By Sir William Jones.] The 2d edition
Poems, consisting chiefly of translations from the Asiatick languages. To which are added two essays : 1. On the poetry of the eastern nations. 2. On the arts, commonly called imitative. The 2d edition with William Jones (1746-1794) as Autre
Poeseos asiaticae commentariorum libri sex, cum appendice, auctore Guilielmo Jones,... Recudi curavit Jo. Gottfried Eichhorn,...
Poeseos asiaticae commentariorum libri sex, cum appendice ; subjicitur Limon seu miscellaneorum liber. Auctore Gulielmo Jones,...
Grammaire persanne, traduite de l'anglois de Mr Jones,... Revue et corrigée par l'auteur...
Lettre à monsieur A*** Du P*** dans laquelle est compris l'examen de sa traduction des livres attribués à Zoroastre
Dissertation sur la littérature orientale
A Grammar of the Persian language by William Jones,...
Lettre à Monsieur A*** du P***. Dans laquelle est compris l'examen de sa traduction des livres attribués à zoroastre
Histoire de Nader Chah, connu sous le nom de Thahmas Kuli Khan, empereur de Perse with William Jones (1746-1794) as Translator

Mixed works (1)

On the musical modes of the Hindus. - [1]

Documents about William Jones (1746-1794) (7 resources in data.bnf.fr)

Books (7)

Orientalist Jones
Sir William Jones et la représentation de l'Inde
William Jones
Sprung from some common source
The life and mind of Oriental Jones
Sir William Jones
Sir William Jones

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