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The letters of Sir William Jones

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The letters of Sir William Jones

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jones, William, -- Sir, -- 1746-1794

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 939-948.

    Statementedited by Garland Cannon.
    ContributionsCannon, Garland Hampton, 1924-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xlix, 452 p., 6 plates; 453-977 p., 6 plates) :
    Number of Pages977
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23743588M
    ISBN 1019812404X


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JONES, Sir WILLIAM (, 28 September, ; d. Calcutta, 27 April, ; Figure 1), orientalist and judge, son of William Jones FRS, and Mary Nix, the gifted daughter of a father, a distinguished Welsh mathematician and collector of early Welsh manuscripts, was a friend of Sir Isaac Newton and Edmond Halley, and a close relation of the Anglesey polymath Lewis Morris.

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First English translation by Jones published in Othersie of page has Vedic slokas in Sanskrit in Devanagari characters. Annotated in Jones’writing.

The Correspondence from William Jones to Samuel Davis consists of 37 letters collected into a brown leather bound book, approximately in date order.

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Jones had not written much of his projected book, however, before an affection of the heart set in, and he died in London 3 July Lord Macclesfield, to whom he bequeathed the project, did not carry it out. The manuscripts which Lord Macclesfield inherited from Jones contained many letters from scientific men.

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