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Batchelor, John 1854-1944

Overview
Works: 118 works in 414 publications in 5 languages and 1,716 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bibliography  Folklore  Local history  History  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Translator, Adapter, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: DS832, 572.952
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Most widely held works by John Batchelor
Ainu life and lore; echoes of a departing race by John Batchelor( Book )

31 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ainu of Japan : the religion, superstitions, and general history of the hairy aborigines of Japan by John Batchelor( Book )

39 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ainu and their folk-lore by John Batchelor( Book )

29 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the popular stories of the Ainu people of€Hokkaido, Japan, €The Ainu and Their Folklore€includes the traditional creation accounts of the group.€These creation myths share common characteristics with those from other Japanese religions and belief systems as well as those popular in Central Asian and Native American societies.€ While there are several different versions of the myths, the general story features a creator deity who sends a small bird, typically a wagtail, to Earth to create small landmasses in the watery mass. The bird magically creates firm earth by flying above the water and packing bits of dirt in specific areas by stomping its feet and tail. After earth was created, the various Ainu stories differ greatly. Some myths hold that the first ancestor of the Ainu was a bear, while other myths feature the creation of the first man and woman, Okikurumi and Turesh, whose first son was the first Ainu
An Ainu-English-Japanese dictionary (including a grammar of the Ainu language) = Ainu, ei, wa jiten by John Batchelor( Book )

22 editions published between 1905 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language, mythology, and geographical nomenclature of Japan viewed in the light of Aino studies : including "An Ainu grammar" by Basil Hall Chamberlain( Book )

12 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Ainu-English-Japanese dictionary by John Batchelor( Book )

19 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea-girt Yezo : glimpses of missionary work in North Japan by John Batchelor( Book )

12 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is written for young people and is intended to give a few peeps at missionary work as carried on in the Hokkaido Jurisdiction--North Japan. While it is largely autobiographical, it also gives many short glimpses of various aspects both of the work of the preacher and teacher and also of the psychological development of the believer."--Preface
The pit-dwellers of Hokkaido and Ainu place-names considered by John Batchelor( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 1981 in English and Japanese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uwepekere; or, Ainu fireside stories by John Batchelor( Book )

9 editions published between 1924 and 1980 in English and Japanese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Ainu-English-Japanese dictionary and grammar by John Batchelor( Book )

11 editions published between 1889 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Ainu-Ei-Wa jiten by John Batchelor( Book )

2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E-Wa-Ei santsui jijo : kan by John Batchelor( )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hokkaidō Ezogo chimeikai : tsuketari Ainu chimeikō by Hōsei Nagata( )

6 editions published between 1922 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ainu karisia eiwange gusu an inonno-itak oma kambi = The book of common prayer by Church of England( Book )

6 editions published in 1896 in and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ainugo yori mitaru nihon chimei kenkyū by John Batchelor( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ainu economic plants by John Batchelor( Book )

4 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Ainu language by John Batchelor( Book )

4 editions published between 1903 and 1905 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chikoro utarapa ne Yesu Kiristo ashiri aeuitaknup oma kambi : the New Testament of our lord and saviour Jesus Christ in Ainu( Book )

6 editions published between 1897 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon bacherā no tegami( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ainu no rohen monogatari( Book )

8 editions published in 1925 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bachera, Chyon 1854-

Bacherā, Jē 1854-1944

Bacherā, Jon

Bacherā, Jon 1854-1944

Bachirā, Jon

Bachirā, Jon 1854-

Bachirā, Jon 1854-1944

Batchelor, J. 1854-1944

Batchelor, J. (John), 1854-1944

Batchelor, Jno 1854-1944

Batchelor John

Batchelor John 1854-1944

Bečelor, Džon

John Batchelor

John Batchelor 1854-1944

John Batchelor anthropologist

Jon Bachirā

Jon Bachirā 1854-1944

Rev. John Batchelor

Rev. John Batchelor 1854-1944

Бечелор, Џон

Джон Батчелор

ジョン・バチェラー

ジョン・バチラー

ジョン・バチラー 1854-1944

バチェラ

バチェラー, ジョン

バチェラー, ジヨン

バチェラージョン 1854-1944

バチュラー, J

バチュラー, ジョン

バチラー, ジョン

バチロル

パッチラー, ジョン

約翰·巴徹勒

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