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Sale, George 1697?-1736

Overview
Works: 251 works in 913 publications in 3 languages and 5,666 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Sacred books  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Annotator
Classifications: BP109, 297
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Most widely held works by George Sale
The Koran : commonly called the Alkoran of Mohammed by Muḥammad( Book )

89 editions published between 1 and 2008 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They must have a mean opinion of the Christian religion, or be but ill grounded therein, who can apprehend any danger from so manifest a forgery: and if the religious and civil institutions of foreign nations are worth our knowledge, those of Mohammed, the lawgiver of the Arabians, and founder of an empire which in less than a century spread itself over a greater part of the world than the Romans were ever masters of, must needs be so; whether we consider their extensive obtaining, or our frequent intercourse with those who are governed thereby. - To the reader
The Koran by Muḥammad( Book )

67 editions published between 1733 and 1990 in English and German and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Also published as The Korad, or AlKorna of Mohammed: The Bible of the East
Sacred books of the East : with critical and biographical sketches by Epiphanius Wilson( Book )

6 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in English and held by 467 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
The Koran : commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed by George Sale( Book )

89 editions published between 1734 and 1923 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Koran, oder, Insgemein so genannte Alcoran des Mohammeds by Theodor Arnold( Book )

20 editions published between 1746 and 1969 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koran;Übersetzung
An Universal history, from the earliest account of time( Book )

in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive commentary on the Qur'an : Comprising Sale's transl. and preliminary discourse, with additional notes and emendations. Together with a complete index to the text, preliminary discourse, and notes by E. M Wherry( Book )

31 editions published between 1885 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive set includes thorough examinations of the Qurán in Wherry's essential four volume commentary. There is also an excellent overview of Islam by the well known scholar Edward Sell, The Faith of Islam which examines the history of Islam, the different forms of Islam and religious practice. This set will prove to be an excellent historical resource for anyone interested in western scholarship of Islamic doctrine, and the writings in the Qurán
Selections from the Ḳur-án, commonly called, in England, the Koran; with an interwoven commentary by Edward William Lane( Book )

10 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Koran, commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed, translated into English immediately from the original Arabic( Book )

7 editions published between 1878 and 1923 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Koran; commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed: translated from the original Arabic by George Sale( Book )

14 editions published between 1801 and 1812 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Koran: or Alcoran of Mohammed. With explanatory notes and readings from Savary's version; also preliminary discourse by George Sale( Book )

18 editions published between 1850 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the Koran of Mohammed by George Sale( Book )

5 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic reading lessons : consisting of easy extracts from the best authors, together with a vocabulary of all the words occurring in the text : also some explanatory annotations, etc by Duncan Forbes( Book )

9 editions published between 1864 and 1986 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Modern part of an universal history : from the earliest account of time( Book )

5 editions published between 1759 and 1764 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A comprehensive commentary on the Qurán; comprising Sale's translation and preliminary discourse, with additional notes and emendations; together with a complete index to the text, preliminary discourse, and notes
Alternative Names
al-Inkilīzī, Jirjīs Ṣāl

Corc Seyl

George Sale Brits taalkundige (1697-1736)

Sāl, Ǧurǧīs 1697-1736

Sāl, Jirjīs

Сейль, Джордж

الإنجليزي، جرجس سال، 1697?-1736

جرجس سال، 1697?-1736

جورج سيل

سال، جرجس

سيل، جورج

صال، جرجس

صال، جرجيس

喬治·塞爾

Languages
English (476)

German (20)

French (5)

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A comprehensive commentary on the Qurán; comprising Sale's translation and preliminary discourse, with additional notes and emendations; together with a complete index to the text, preliminary discourse, and notesA comprehensive commentary on the Qur'an : Comprising Sale's transl. and preliminary discourse, with additional notes and emendations. Together with a complete index to the text, preliminary discourse, and notesSelections from the Koran of MohammedThe Koran, commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed translated into English immediately from the original Arabic : with explanatory notes taken from the most approved commentators, to which is prefixed a preliminary discourse