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Forbes, Duncan 1798-1868

Overview
Works: 169 works in 744 publications in 7 languages and 2,476 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Dictionaries  Conversation and phrase books  Juvenile works  Legends  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Terminology  Action and adventure fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PK6495.N24, 891.5531
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Most widely held works about Duncan Forbes
 
Most widely held works by Duncan Forbes
The adventures of Hatim Tai by Ḥātim al-Ṭāʼī( Book )

18 editions published between 1830 and 1911 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around Hatim, the Prince of Yemen, who went on a journey to solve the 7 riddles
A dictionary, Hindustani & English: accompanied by a reversed dictionary, English and Hindustani by Duncan Forbes( Book )

50 editions published between 1848 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bāg̲h̲ o bahār by Mīr Amman Dihlavī( )

38 editions published between 1851 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical edition of a tale
A grammar of the Persian language : to which is added, a selection of easy extracts for reading, together with a vocabulary, and translations by Duncan Forbes( Book )

24 editions published between 1844 and 1980 in English and Persian and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Bengālı̄ language: to which is added a selection of easy phrases and useful dialogues by Duncan Forbes( Book )

16 editions published between 1861 and 2014 in English and held by 81 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 )

20 editions published between 1864 and 1986 in English and Arabic and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of chess, from the time of the early invention of the game in India till the period of its establishment in western and central Europe by Duncan Forbes( Book )

18 editions published between 1860 and 2017 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a history of the game of chess. Beginning in India with the game's early ancestors, it traces chess's expansion to Europe
A grammar of the Arabic language; intended more especially for the use of young men preparing for the East India civil service; and also for the use of self-instructing students in general by Duncan Forbes( Book )

14 editions published between 1863 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bāgh o Bahār; consisting of entertaining tales in the Hindūstānī language by Mīr Amman Dihlavī( Book )

26 editions published between 1846 and 1897 in Urdu and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smaller Hindustani and English dictionary by Duncan Forbes( )

10 editions published between 1861 and 2018 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Hindustani language in the Oriental and Roman character by Duncan Forbes( Book )

19 editions published between 1846 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary, Hindustani and English: to which is added a reversed part, English and Hindustani by Duncan Forbes( Book )

9 editions published between 1848 and 1995 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Persian language. To which is added, a selection of easy extracts for reading, together with a copious vocabulary by Duncan Forbes( Book )

17 editions published between 1844 and 2020 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baital-Pachisi, or, The twenty-five tales of a demon by Duncan Forbes( Book )

17 editions published between 1857 and 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bag̲h̲ o bahār; consisting of the adventures of the four darwesh, and of the King Āzād Bak̲h̲t, in the Hindūstānī language( )

4 editions published in 1859 in Urdu and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of a parrot = The Cleveland Museum of Art's Ṭūṭīnāma by Z̤iyāʼ al-Dīn Nakhshabī( Book )

12 editions published between 1852 and 1862 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories, classical Persian literature
The Baitāl Pachchīsī, or, The twenty-five tales of a sprite by I. Z Surat( Book )

6 editions published in 1871 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouveau manuel illustré du jeu des échecs by J. A. de R( Book )

16 editions published between 1860 and 1884 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The adventures of Hatim Tai
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A grammar of the Bengālı̄ language: to which is added a selection of easy phrases and useful dialoguesA smaller Hindustani and English dictionary
Alternative Names
A. Duncan Forbes

Duncan Forbes (linguiste)

Duncan Forbes linguiste écossais

Duncan Forbes Scottish linguist

Duncan Forbes skót nyelvész

Duncan Forbes taalkundige uit Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Ierland (1798-1868)

Forbes, .. 1798-1868

Forrens, Duncano 1798-1868

Форбс, Дункан

Форбс, Дункан шотландский лингвист

دنكان فوربس

دونکان فوربز

دونکان فوربز زبان‌شناس اهل اسکاتلند

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