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Beeston, A. F. L. (Alfred Felix Landon)

Overview
Works: 101 works in 383 publications in 9 languages and 3,674 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Commentaries  Dictionaries  Catalogs  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Contributor, Redactor
Classifications: PJ7510, 492.75
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Most widely held works by A. F. L Beeston
Arabic literature to the end of the Umayyad period( Book )

28 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title explores the intellectual, literary and religious heritage of the Arabic-speaking and Islamic world. It begins with the oral verse of the 6th century AD, and ends with the fall of the Umayyad dynasty two centuries later. Major events such as the founding of Islam are discussed
Written Arabic: an approach to the basic structures by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

40 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arabic language today by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the poetry of Baššār by Bashshār ibn Burd( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Arabic and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baiḍāwī's commentary on sūrah 12 of the Qur'ān by ʻAbd Allāh ibn ʻUmar Bayḍāwī( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Arabic and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic historical phraseology; supplement to Written Arabic; an approach to the basic structures by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheba's daughters; being a record of travel in Southern Arabia by H. St. J. B Philby( Book )

4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A descriptive grammar of epigraphic South Arabian by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epistle on singing-girls of Jāḥiẓ by Jāḥiẓ( Book )

13 editions published in 1980 in English and Arabic and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabaic grammar by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samples of Arabic prose in its historical development : a manual for English-speaking students by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabaic dictionary : English, French, Arabic by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

14 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabicus felix : luminosus Britannicus : essays in honour of A.F.L. Beeston on his eightieth birthday( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Italian and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ṣayhadica : recherches sur les inscriptions de l'Arabie pré islamique offertes par ses collèques au professeur A.F.L. Beeston( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epigraphic South Arabian calendars and dating by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sketch map of south west Arabia showing pre-Islamic archaelogical [sic] sites by N. St. J Groom( )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warfare in ancient South Arabia (2nd. - 3rd. centuries A.D.) by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qahtan : studies in old South Arabian epigraphy by A. F. L Beeston( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Arabic literature( Book )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1983, The Cambridge History of Arabic Literature was the first general survey of the field to have been published in English for over fifty years and the first attempted in such detail in a multi-volume form. The volumes of the History provide an invaluable source of reference and understanding of the intellectual, literary and religious heritage of the Arabic-speaking and Islamic world.--publisher's description
Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum bibliothecæ Bodleianæ by Bodleian Library( Book )

in Latin and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Arabic literature to the end of the Umayyad period
Alternative Names
Alfred Felix Landon Beeston britischer Orientalist

Alfred Felix Landon Beeston britisk bibliotekar

Alfred Felix Landon Beeston Brits bibliothecaris (1911-1995)

Alfred Felix Landon Beeston brittisk bibliotekarie

Alfred Felix Landon Beeston orientalista e arabista britannico

Beeston, A. F. L.

Beeston A. F. L. 1911-1995

Beeston, Alfred F. 1911-1995

Beeston, Alfred F. L.

Beeston, Alfred Felix Landon

Beeston, Alfred Felix Landon 1911-1995

Beeston, Alfred L. 1911-1995

Beeston, Freddie 1911-1995

Bīstūn, A. F. L.

Bīstūn, A. F. L. 1911-1995

Bistun, Alfred F. L. 1911-1995

Bīstūn, Alfrīd 1911-1995

Landon Beeston, Alfred Felix 1911-1995

ألفرد بيستون

ألفريد فيليكس لندن بيستون

بيستون، الفرد فليكس لنجدون

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Written Arabic: an approach to the basic structuresThe Arabic language todayArabic historical phraseology; supplement to Written Arabic; an approach to the basic structuresThe Cambridge history of Arabic literature