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The Resource The Sacred books and early literature of the East, : with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation..., under the editorship of a staff of specialists directed by Prof. Charles F. Horne

The Sacred books and early literature of the East, : with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation..., under the editorship of a staff of specialists directed by Prof. Charles F. Horne

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The Sacred books and early literature of the East, : with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation...
Title
The Sacred books and early literature of the East,
Title remainder
with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation...
Statement of responsibility
under the editorship of a staff of specialists directed by Prof. Charles F. Horne
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1870-1942
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Horne, Charles F.
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  • Oriental literature
  • English literature
Label
The Sacred books and early literature of the East, : with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation..., under the editorship of a staff of specialists directed by Prof. Charles F. Horne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • On cover: Members' edition
  • Each volume has also special t.p
Bibliography note
Bibliography at end of each volume
Contents
I. Babylonia and Assyria.--II. Egypt.--III. Ancient Hebrew: the earliest remains, the Talmud.--IV. Medieval Hebrew: the Midrash, the Kabbalah.--V. Ancient Arabia: the hanged poems, the Koran.--VI. Medieval Arabic, Moorish and Turkish.--VII. Ancient Persia.--VIII. Medieval Persia.--IX. India and Brahmanism.--X. India and Buddhism.--XI. Ancient China.--XII. Medieval China.--XIII. Japan.--XIV. The great rejected books of the Biblical Apocrypha
Control code
000147374
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
14 v.
Lccn
17030420
Note
Library holdings incomplete: v. 14 lost.
Other physical details
fronts., plates (part. col.; 1 double) ports., diagr.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000147374
  • (OCoLC)00557745
Label
The Sacred books and early literature of the East, : with historical surveys of the chief writings of each nation..., under the editorship of a staff of specialists directed by Prof. Charles F. Horne
Publication
Note
  • On cover: Members' edition
  • Each volume has also special t.p
Bibliography note
Bibliography at end of each volume
Contents
I. Babylonia and Assyria.--II. Egypt.--III. Ancient Hebrew: the earliest remains, the Talmud.--IV. Medieval Hebrew: the Midrash, the Kabbalah.--V. Ancient Arabia: the hanged poems, the Koran.--VI. Medieval Arabic, Moorish and Turkish.--VII. Ancient Persia.--VIII. Medieval Persia.--IX. India and Brahmanism.--X. India and Buddhism.--XI. Ancient China.--XII. Medieval China.--XIII. Japan.--XIV. The great rejected books of the Biblical Apocrypha
Control code
000147374
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
14 v.
Lccn
17030420
Note
Library holdings incomplete: v. 14 lost.
Other physical details
fronts., plates (part. col.; 1 double) ports., diagr.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000147374
  • (OCoLC)00557745

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