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Atkinson, James 1780-1852

Overview
Works: 49 works in 181 publications in 4 languages and 1,292 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Poetry 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PK6456.A1, 891.55
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Atkinson
The Sháh námeh of the Persian poet Firdausí by Firdawsī ( Book )
36 editions published between 1823 and 2001 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Customs and manners of the women of Persia and their domestic superstitions by Nahʹnah Kuls̲ūm ( Book )
14 editions published between 1832 and 1990 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lailí and Majnún : a poem. by Niẓāmī Ganjavī ( Book )
23 editions published between 1836 and 2001 in English and Persian and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persian literature ( Book )
5 editions published between 1900 and 1902 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aubid an eastern tale [in verse] by James Atkinson ( )
9 editions published between 1819 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flowers from Persian poets by Nathan Haskell Dole ( Book )
4 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sketches in Afghaunistan by James Atkinson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1842 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains sketches of the British military operations in Afghanistan in the 1840s
La secchia rapita = or, The rape of the bucket ; an heroicomical poem in 12 cantos by Alessandro Tassoni ( Book )
9 editions published between 1825 and 1827 in English and Italian and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soohrab; a poem, freely tr. from the original Persian of Firdousee, being a portion of the Shahnamu of that celebrated poet by Firdawsī ( Book )
8 editions published between 1814 and 1829 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sháh námeh by Firdawsī ( Book )
5 editions published between 1886 and 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shahnameh is the national epic of Persia, composed by the poet Ferdowsi between the years 980 and 1010. It tells the story of pre-Islamic Iran, beginning in the mythic time of Creation and continuing forward to the Arab invasion in the seventh century
The loves of Lailí and Majnún : a poem from the original Persian of Nizāmi by Niẓāmī Ganjavī ( Book )
3 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La secchia rapita : or, The rape of the bucket, on heroi-commical poem in twelve cantos by Alessandro Tassoni ( Book )
3 editions published in 1827 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Shahnameh the book of kings by Firdawsī ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immerse yourself in the distant past with this epic poem from the Persian tradition. Penned more than one thousand years ago by the famed poet Ferdowsi, The Shahnameh weaves history and myth into a lyrical, action-packed work of art that you won't be able to put down. This book is a must-read for folklore connoisseurs
The expedition into Afghanistan notes and sketches descriptive of the country by James Atkinson ( )
3 editions published in 1842 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sháh námeh Translated and abridged in prose and verse, with notes and illus. by Firdawsī ( )
4 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ḥātim Ṭāʼi, a romance, in the Persian language ( Book )
4 editions published in 1818 in Persian and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Character & costumes of Afghaunistan by Lockyer Willis Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The city of palaces; a fragment, and other poems by James Atkinson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1824 and 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soohrab : a Poem by Firdawsī ( Book )
2 editions published in 1814 in Persian and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Atkinson, Jas, 1780-1852
James Atkinson
Languages
English (140)
Persian (4)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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