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Beal, Samuel 1825-1889

Overview
Works: 119 works in 619 publications in 3 languages and 5,656 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Poetry  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Local history 
Roles: Translator, Author, Contributor, Editor, Other, Former owner, Inscriber
Classifications: DS6, 915
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Most widely held works about Samuel Beal
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Beal
Si-yu-ki. Buddhist records of the Western World by Xuanzang( Book )

110 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical geography of central Asia and India
The life of Hiuen-Tsiang by Huili( Book )

66 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fo-sho-hing-tsan-king : a life of Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

75 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Gautama Buddha in verse; Sanskrit text with Hindi translation
Sacred books of the East, with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

13 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred Books of the East includes selections from the Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, the Koran, and the Life of Buddha, with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson
A record of Buddhistic kingdoms : being an account by the Chinese monk Fâ-hien of his travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. 399-414) in search of the Buddhist books of discipline by Faxian( Book )

38 editions published between 1869 and 2005 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhism in China by Samuel Beal( Book )

32 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a study of the ethics of Buddhism in China
A catena of Buddhist scriptures from the Chinese by Samuel Beal( Book )

27 editions published between 1871 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic legend of Sâkya Buddha: from the Chinese-Sanscrit by Samuel Beal( Book )

27 editions published between 1875 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texts from the Buddhist canon, commonly known as Dhammapada, with accompanying narratives by Samuel Beal( Book )

25 editions published between 1878 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2000
Si-yu-ki. Buddhist records of the Western World. Chinese accounts of India. by Xuanzang( Book )

in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract of four lectures on Buddhist literature in china, delivered at University college, London by Samuel Beal( Book )

17 editions published between 1882 and 1999 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhist literature in China by Samuel Beal( Book )

6 editions published between 1882 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dhammapada with accompanying narratives( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhas Leben und Wirken : nach der chinesischen Bearbeitung von Açvagoshas Buddha-Carita und deren Übersetzung in das Englische durch Samuel Beal by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

11 editions published between 1894 and 1922 in German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddhist Tripitaka as it is known in China and Japan; a catalogue and compendious report by Samuel Beal( Book )

12 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels of Fah-hian and Sung-yun : Buddhist pilgrims, from China to India (400 A.D. to 518 A.D.) by Faxian( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

6 editions published between 1800 and 1910 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suh-ki-li-lih-kiu : the suhṛillekha or 'friendly letter' addressed to King Sadvaha by Nāgārjuna( Book )

5 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of hiuen-tsiang by Samuel Beal( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Si-Yu-Ki Translated from the Chinese of Hiuen Tsiang (A.D. 629): Volume II by Samuel Beal( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
 
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Alternative Names
Beal, S.

Samuel Beal British oriental scholar

Samuel Beal orientalista inglese

Languages
English (470)

German (11)

Kazakh (1)

Covers
The life of Hiuen-TsiangThe Fo-sho-hing-tsan-king : a life of BuddhaSacred books of the East, with critical and biographical sketchesThe romantic legend of Sâkya Buddha: from the Chinese-SanscritTexts from the Buddhist canon, commonly known as Dhammapada, with accompanying narrativesThe Buddhist Tripitaka as it is known in China and Japan; a catalogue and compendious report