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Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey

Overview
Works: 155 works in 1,159 publications in 11 languages and 28,023 library holdings
Genres: Comparative studies  Dictionaries  Quotations  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Sacred books  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Director, Speaker, Other, Compiler, Publishing director
Classifications: BL80.2, 291
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Most widely held works about Edward Geoffrey Parrinder
 
Most widely held works by Edward Geoffrey Parrinder
African mythology by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

80 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 7 languages and held by 3,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the mythology of Sub-Saharan Africa, including beliefs on creation, birth, death, and oracles, with texts of some legends and animal fables
World religions : from ancient history to the present by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

37 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise study of religions from around the world, discussing the history, beliefs, and social background of each religion
A dictionary of non-Christian religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

31 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam ... are stressed."
African traditional religion by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

73 editions published between 1954 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jie shao le fei zhou zong jiao xin yang, fa shu, ge zhong zong jiao xin yang de li shi
Religion in Africa by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

53 editions published between 1953 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus in the Qurʼan by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

56 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written for both Christians and Muslims, for specialists as well as general readers, this book offers a study of Qur'anic teachings about the birth, life, work, death and resurrection of Jesus. The author explores all 93 verses in the Qur'an in which Jesus
Witchcraft: European and African by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

57 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysticism in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

23 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Chinese and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion: Sufism and Mysticism
A Dictionary of religious & spiritual quotations by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of quotations from religious literature, organized by topic, includes selections from the Bible, Koran, Zoroastrian Gathas, Hindu Vedas, Buddhist Dhammapada, the Chinese Tao Te Ching, and more
Avatar and incarnation by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

28 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worship in the world's religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

24 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faiths of mankind; a guide to the world's living religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introductory guide to Islam, Hinduism, Zoroastrianism, Buddhism, Shinto, Confucianism, tribal religions, Judaism, and Christianity
Upanishads, Gītā and Bible; a comparative study of Hindu and Christian Scriptures by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative religion by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

33 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West African religion, a study of the beliefs and practices of Akan, Ewe, Yoruba, Ibo, and kindred peoples by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

39 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indestructible soul; the nature of man and life after death in Indian thought by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to Asian religions by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religions of the world, from primitive beliefs to modern faiths( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing from archaeological findings, literature, and art the authors explore the origins, beliefs, practices, and history of the world's religions
The Bhagavad Gita : a verse translation [from the Sanskrit] by Geoffrey Parrinder( Book )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Bhagavad Gita, the Lord's Song, is the best known and most widely read Hindu scripture in the Western world." "Professor Parrinder, a well-known writer in the field, provides a new verse translation that is both accessible and faithful to the original Sanskrit text. With its introduction, appendix and a helpful marginal commentary, this is an ideal edition for the non-specialist and student alike."--Jacket
 
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World religions : from ancient history to the present
Alternative Names
Geoffrey Parrinder British academic

Parrinder, E. G.

Parrinder E. G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, E. Geoffrey (Edward Geoffrey)

Parrinder, Edward G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey.

Parrinder Edward Geoffrey 1910-2005

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey Simons

Parrinder, Edward Geoffrey Simons 1910-2005

Parrinder, G.

Parrinder, G. 1910-2005

Parrinder, Geoffrey

Parrinder, Geoffrey 1910-2005

Парриндер, Джеффри

بارندر، جفري

بارندر، جيفري، و. 1910

جفري بارندر، و. 1910

파린더, 에드워드 지오프레이 1910-2005

파린더, 지오프레이 1910-2005

パリンダー, ジェフリー

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Sex in the world's religionsJesus in the QurʼanMysticism in the world's religionsA Dictionary of religious & spiritual quotationsAvatar and incarnationComparative religionThe Bhagavad Gita : a verse translation [from the Sanskrit]