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Smith, Vincent Arthur 1848-1920

Overview
Works: 217 works in 773 publications in 3 languages and 9,632 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: DS436, 954
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Most widely held works about Vincent Arthur Smith
 
Most widely held works by Vincent Arthur Smith
The Oxford history of India by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
77 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art of India by Vincent Arthur Smith( )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
India, with its extensive and colourful history, has produced an artistic tradition in many forms: architecture, painting, sculpture, calligraphy, mosaics, and artisan products all display the country's cultural, religious and philosophical richness. From Hinduism, with its pantheon of imagery of gods, goddesses, animals and many other figures, to Islam, with its astounding architecture and intricate calligraphy, the many facets of India have given rise to a fascinating and beautiful collection of artworks. Featuring incredible images and a text written by a renowned scholar on the subject, thi
The early history of India from 600 B.C. to the Muhammadan conquest, including the invasion of Alexander the Great by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
51 editions published between 1904 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of fine art in India & Ceylon by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
39 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asoka, the Buddhist emperor of India by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
52 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tradition probably is right in stating that Asoka followed the religion of teh Brahmans in his early days. with a special devotion to Lord Shiva. But the horros of Kalinga war made a deep impression on the heart of the victorious monarch. Once he had begun to devote himself to the love. protection adn teaching of the Law of Piety or Dharma, he never again allowed himself to be tempted by ambition into an unprovoked war. The Kalinga conflict was his last war
Akbar, the Great Mogul, 1542-1605 by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
32 editions published between 1902 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Art de l'Inde by Vincent Arthur Smith( )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in French and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terre ancestrale, l'Inde possède une tradition artistique variée : son architecture, sa peinture, sa sculpture, sa calligraphie, ses mosaïques sont autant de médias artistiques qui soulignent la richesse culturelle, religieuse, et philosophique du pays. De l'hindouisme, avec son panthéon de dieux polymorphes, à l'Islam, avec son architecture stupéfiante et sa calligraphie très élaborée, l'art indien a développé des canons d'une grande variété. Riche d'images étonnantes, présentant tous les médias artistiques, et d'un texte écrit par un spécialiste de l'art indien, Vincent Arthur Smith, cet ouvra
Indische Kunst by Vincent Arthur Smith( )
1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indien hat mit seiner langen und farbenfrohen Geschichte auf viele Arten künstlerische Traditionen hervorgebracht:Architektur, Malerei, Bildhauerei, Kalligraphie, Mosaiken und Kunsthandwerk veranschaulichen den kulturellen, religiösen undphilosophischen Reichtum dieses Landes. Vom Hinduismus mit seiner Ruhmeshalle an Tier-, Figuren- und Götterdarstellungenbis hin zum Islam mit seiner erstaunlichen Architektur und aufwendigen Kalligraphie, haben die vielen Facetten Indiens einefaszinierende und wundervolle Sammlung an Kunstwerken hervorgebracht. Mit beeindruckenden Bildern und dem Text eines namh
The Oxford history of India : from the earliest times to the end of 1911 by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
31 editions published between 1919 and 1961 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Oxford student's history of India by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
66 editions published between 1908 and 1981 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in the Mogul empire A.D. 1656-1668 by François Bernier( )
25 editions published between 1916 and 2005 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of India by A. V. Williams Jackson( Book )
14 editions published between 1906 and 1907 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rambles and recollections of an Indian official by W. H Sleeman( Book )
24 editions published between 1893 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Yuan Chwang's travels in India, 629-645 A.D by Thomas Watters( Book )
11 editions published between 1923 and 1961 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Xuanzang, ca. 596-664, Chinese Buddhist monk's travel's in India
The Jain stûpa and other antiquities of Mathurâ by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
20 editions published between 1901 and 1994 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indian constitutional reform viewed in the light of history by Vincent Arthur Smith( Book )
10 editions published in 1919 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the coins in the Indian Museum, Calcutta : including the Cabinet of the Asiatic Society of Bengal by Indian Museum( Book )
9 editions published between 1906 and 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Yuan Chwang's travels in India (A.D. 629-645) by Thomas Watters( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coins of ancient India; catalogue of the coins in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by Indian Museum( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in the Mogul empire, A.D. 1656-1668, by François Bernier ... Tra. on the basis of Irving Brock's version and annotated by Archibald Constable (1891) by François Bernier( Book )
2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, Vincent 1848-1920
Smith, Vincent A.
Smith, Vincent Arthur
Smith Vincent Arthur 1848-1920
スミス, V. A
Languages
English (471)
French (2)
German (1)
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