Sir William Jones, Orientalist: An Annotated Bibliography of His Works
Honolulu, University of Hawaii Press. 1952. Hardcover. Book, Pacific Area Bibliographies series. svi, 88pp, frontis portrait, preface, biographical sketch, 1. Poet and Literary Scholar (to 1773); 2. Lawyer Pre-India Period (1773-1785); 3. India Period (1783-1794), Edition -Printing Index, Bibliography. 8vo/21.5cm. Plain blue boards, minor wear, in protected dj, ex-library marks, but text clean, tight and very good. Sir William Jones (1746-1794), and English philologist, often known as 'Oriental Jones' ,was the pioneer interpreter of India to the West and the founder of the Asiatic Society. Garland Hamption Cannon, Jr.(1924- ) was a history professor at the University of Hawaii, later the University of California, and wrote a number of articles and books on Jones. Very Good.
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