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Skeat, Walter William 1866-1953

Overview
Works: 83 works in 232 publications in 3 languages and 2,380 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Illustrated works  Portraits  Programmed instructional materials  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other
Classifications: PR3551, 821.4
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Most widely held works by Walter William Skeat
Malay magic; being an introduction to the folklore and popular religion of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat( Book )

41 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in English and French and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century has passed since Walter Skeat wrote his 'Malay Magic' as an ethnographic record of rural Malay life in Selangor, as he had observed it in the 1890's. During that interval social anthropology, which was in its infancy when Skeat was at work, he passed through major developments of theoretical analysis of field data. But Skeat's book has stood the test of time and has indeed become a classic which has already been reprinted more than once
Pagan races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat( Book )

7 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malay magic; an introduction to the folklore and popular religion of the Malay Peninsular [sic] by Walter William Skeat( Book )

14 editions published between 1900 and 2005 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables & folk-tales from an eastern forest by Walter William Skeat( Book )

13 editions published between 1901 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why so much noise? by Janina Domanska( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever Mouse Deer devises a plan to save Elephant from becoming Tiger's meal
Pagan races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and French and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The past at our doors; or, The old in the new around us by Walter William Skeat( Book )

12 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of John Milton by John Milton( Book )

11 editions published between 1904 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of poems from John Milton. Milton worked in a range of styles, from the classical to the religious and from the lyrical to the epic
Pagan races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salam, the mouse-deer; wonder stories of the Malayan forest by A Hillman( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiger's mistake : tales of Malay magic by Walter William Skeat( Book )

4 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sakei tribes in Selangor by Walter William Skeat( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malay magic by Walter William Skeat( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables [and] folk-tales from an eastern forest by Walter William Skeat( )

5 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English poems of John Milton, from the edition of H.C. Beeching by John Milton( Book )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Milton's Epitaphium Damonis by John Milton( Book )

3 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve facsimiles of old English manuscripts by Walter W Skeat( Book )

7 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skeat's English-Anglo-Saxon vocabulary, 1879 by Walter William Skeat( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild tribes of the Malay Peninsula by Walter W Skeat( Book )

5 editions published between 1902 and 1903 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boats and boat-building in the Malay Peninsula by H. Warington Smyth( Book )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Skeat, Walter William 1866-1953

Walter William Skeat britischer Anthropologe und Kolonialbeamter mit besonderen Kenntnissen über Britisch-Malaya

Walter William Skeat British anthropologist

Walter William Skeat Brits antropoloog (1866-1953)

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Languages
English (139)

Malay (2)

French (2)