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Davis, John Francis 1795-1890

Overview
Works: 165 works in 473 publications in 5 languages and 2,599 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Sources  Drama  Outlines, syllabi, etc 
Roles: Translator, Compiler, Editor, Other
Classifications: DS709, 951.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Francis Davis
The Chinese: a general description of the empire of China and its inhabitants by John Francis Davis ( Book )
68 editions published between 1836 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China, during the war and since the peace by John Francis Davis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1852 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laou-seng-urh, or, "An heir in his old age" a Chinese drama by Hanchen Wu ( )
7 editions published between 1817 and 1997 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese novels (1822) by John Francis Davis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese : a general description of China and its inhabitants by John Francis Davis ( Book )
21 editions published between 1840 and 1851 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poeseos Sinicae commentarii. The poetry of the Chinese by John Francis Davis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1870 and 1969 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hān koong tsew, or The sorrows of Hān: a Chinese tragedy by Chih-yüan Ma ( Book )
14 editions published between 1829 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fortunate union, a romance by John Francis Davis ( Book )
12 editions published in 1829 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contes chinois by Abel Rémusat ( )
5 editions published in 1827 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese miscellanies: a collection of essays and notes by John Francis Davis ( Book )
10 editions published between 1865 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China : a general description of that empire and its inhabitants; with the history of foreign intercourse down to the events which produced the dissolution of 1857 by John Francis Davis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hien wun shoo. Chinese moral maxims, with a free and verbal translation; affording examples of the grammatical structure of the language by John Francis Davis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1823 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese moral maxims, with a free and verbal translation affording examples of the grammatical structure of the language. Compiled by John Francis Davis by John Francis Davis ( Book )
18 editions published between 1822 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese literature ( Book )
2 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vizier Ali Khan; or, The massacre of Benares : by John Francis Davis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1844 and 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese novels : translated from the originals ; The shadow in the water, the twin sisters, the three dedicated chambers, with observations on the language and literature of China by John Francis Davis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poeseos sinensis commentarii. On the poetry of the Chinese (from the Royal Asiatic transations) by John Francis Davis ( Book )
13 editions published between 1829 and 1834 in 4 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poetry and criticism by John Francis Davis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davis, J. F.
Davis, J. F. (John Francis), 1795-1890
Davis, John
Davis, John F.
Davis, John F. 1795-1890
Davis, John F. (John Francis), Sir, 1795-1890
Davis, John Francis
Davis, John Francis, Sir
Davis, John Francis, sir, 1795-1890
Davis, John Francis, Sir, bart, 1795-1890
Davis, M. (John Francis), 1795-1890
Languages
English (213)
French (18)
Chinese (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Latin (1)
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