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Johnson, W. J. 1951-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 146 publications in 2 languages and 3,984 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Paraphrases  Drama 
Roles: Author, Printer, Translator, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works by W. J Johnson
A dictionary of Hinduism by W. J Johnson( Book )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comprehensive reference book on the subject, covering practices, festivals, beliefs, gods, sacred sites, languages, religious texts, and much more. Find authoritative information on all aspects of Hinduism, from bhakti and Divali to Tantra and temples"--Jacket
The Sauptikaparvan of the Mahabharata : the massacre at night( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this, the tenth book of the great Indian epic, the Mahabharata, the war has finally ended in victory for the Pandavas. One of the vanquished, Asvatthaman, carries out his threat to massacre the victorious army as it sleeps, and then unleashes a weapon of total destruction. But now the great god, Krsna, makes an extraordinary intervention, and a new hope for the social and cosmic order emerges in the form of an unborn child."--Jacket
Mahābhārata by Vyāsa( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and Sanskrit and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The Forest" is Book Three of the Maha Bharata, "The Great Book of India." This final quarter of the account of the Pandavas' twelve-year exile in the forest contains four stirring stories that are among the best known in Indian literature."--Jacket
The recognition of Śakuntalā : a play in seven acts by Kālidāsa( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more
A dictionary of Hinduism by W. J Johnson( )

in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With almost 2800 entries on all aspects of Hinduism, this is an up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary covering all the major Hindu practices, texts, beliefs, religious sites, and teachers over a period spanning 3500 years. An invaluable first port of call for anyone seeking information about Indian religions and culture
The recognition of Śakuntal-a : a play in seven acts ; Śakuntal-a in the Mah-abh-arata by Kālidāsa( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This vibrant new verse translation includes the famous version of the story from the Mahabharata, a poetic and dramatic text in its own right and a likely source for Kalidasa. The introduction discusses the play in the aesthetic and cultural context of ancient India"--Publisher's website
Harmless souls : karmic bondage and religious change in early Jainism with special reference to Umāsvāti and Kundakunda by W. J Johnson( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study on purification of soul according to Jainism, with special references to Tattvārthādhigamasūtra of Umāsvāti, ca. 135-ca. 219, and Pravacanasāra and Samayasāra of Kundakunda
Mahābhārata : Book 3 : the forest( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The Forest" is Book Three of the Maha Bharata, "The Great Book of India." This final quarter of the account of the Pandavas' twelve-year exile in the forest contains four stirring stories that are among the best known in Indian literature."--BOOK JACKET
Shakuntala by Franz Schubert( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kālidāsa's play produced in classic Nāṭyaśāstra style with authentic music, dance, costumes, makeup and mudras
What prohibition has done for business by W. J Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1921 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forest ; Vol. 4( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The investigation of artificially-elevated temperature in rivers and streams by W. J Johnson( )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development of a radar coal thickness sensor : phase I report, [phase II report, final report by W. J Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prayerbook revision : ought the Book of Common Prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the Church of Ireland, be revised? by Andrew Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The problem of bondage in selected early Jaina texts by W. J Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eton boating song by W. J Johnson( )

2 editions published between 1937 and 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pavement for London( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North campus land analysis by W. J Johnson( Book )

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

 
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Johnson, W. J.

Johnson, W. J. 1951-

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The Sauptikaparvan of the Mahabharata : the massacre at nightMahābhārataThe recognition of Śakuntalā : a play in seven actsA dictionary of HinduismThe recognition of Śakuntal-a : a play in seven acts ; Śakuntal-a in the Mah-abh-arataMahābhārata : Book 3 : the forestThe forest ; Vol. 4