Author:William Jones (1746-1794)
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|British philologist and student of ancient India, particularly known for his proposition of the existence of a relationship among Indo-European languages|
- A Grammar of the Persian Language - (1771)
- Poems, Consisting Chiefly of Translations from the Asiatick Languages - (1777)
- The Speeches of Isaeus in Causes Concerning the Law of Succession at Athens - (1779)
- Sacontala; or, The Fatal Ring, by Kālidāsa, 3rd ed., reprint (1870)
- "A Persian Song" in Poets of John Company (1921)
Works about JonesEdit
- "Jones, (Sir) William," in Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886, by Joseph Foster, London: Parker and Co. (1888–1892) in 4 vols.
- "Jones, William (1746-1794)," in Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, London: Smith, Elder, & Co. (1885–1900) in 63 vols.
- "Jones, Sir William," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons (1910)