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The works of Sir William Jones

Author: William Jones; John Shore Teignmouth, Baron
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Series: Cambridge library collection.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
Collected works of a jurist, orientalist, and founder of the Royal Asiatic Society of Bengal. Contents include: On plants of India and other botanical treatises. Grammar of the Persian language. Poeseos Asiaticae, commentariorum libri sex. Charges to grand jury at Calcutta,1783-92. Institutes of Hindu law ... Mohammedan law of succession to property of intestates. Mohammedan law of inheritance. Speeches of Isaeus in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Early works
Biography Early works to 1800
Early works to 1800
Named Person: William Jones; William Jones
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Jones; John Shore Teignmouth, Baron
ISBN: 9781108055680 1108055680 9781108055697 1108055699 9781108055703 1108055702 9781108055710 1108055710 9781108055727 1108055729 9781108055734 1108055737 9781108055758 1108055753 9781108055765 1108055761 9781108055772 110805577X 9781108055789 1108055788 9781108055796 1108055796 9781108055802 110805580X 9781108055819 1108055818
OCLC Number: 879717461
Notes: Digitally printed version of the work originally published: The works of Sir William Jones : with the life of the author. London : Printed for J. Stockdale and J. Walker, 1807.
V. 1-2. Memoirs of the life, writings, and correspondence of Sir William Jones.
Description: 13 volumes ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface; Letters from Sir William Jones; Letters to Sir William Jones.
Series Title: Cambridge library collection.
Other Titles: Works of Sir William Jones : with the life of the author.
Responsibility: edited by Lord Teignmouth.


A celebrated lawyer, translator and poet, Sir William Jones (1746-94) wrote prolifically and authoritatively on politics, comparative linguistics and oriental literature. These thirteen volumes,  Read more...


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