Herbertus Allen Giles

E Vicipaedia
Salire ad: navigationem, quaerere
Herbertus Allen Giles

Herbert Allen Giles (natus 8 Decembris 1845 – mortuus 13 Februarii 1935) fuit legatus Britannorum iuxta Imperium Sinense, Sinologus et professor linguae Sinicae in universitate Cantabrigiensi. Educatus est apud scholam Carthusianam. Systema transcriptionis litterarum Sinensium ad scripturam Latinam, a Thoma Wade inventum, refecit. Systema ita emendatum Wade–Giles appellatur. Anglice reddidit opera Confucii, Laocii et Zhuangzi. Anno 1892 primus ille dictionarium late divulgatum Sino-Anglicum confecit.

Opera[recensere | fontem recensere]

  • 1872 (interpres, cum J. A. Giles) : Cicero on the nature of the gods: construed literally and word for word
  • 1873 (interpres, cum J. A. Giles) : Longinus on the sublime: construed literally and word for word, with a free paraphrase Textus
  • 1873 : A Dictionary of Colloquial Idioms in the Mandarin Dialect Textus
  • 1874 : Synoptical studies in the Chinese character Textus
  • 1876 : Chinese sketches Textus
  • 1877 : Handbook of the Swatow dialect, with a vocabulary
  • 1877 (interpres) : Record of the Buddhistic kingdoms Textus
  • 1877 : From Swatow to Canton (Overland) Textus
  • 1878 : A glossary of reference on subjects connected with the Far East Textus
  • 1878 (interpres) : Strange stories from a Chinese studio. 2 voll. Vol. 1 Vol. 2 3a ed.
  • 1878 : A Short History of Koolangsu Textus
  • 1879 : On some translations and mistranslations in Dr. Williams' Syllabic dictionary of the Chinese language Textus
  • 1879 : Arcana Saitica briefly discussed in three essays on the masonic tracing boards Textus
  • 1880 : Freemasonry in China (Paginae selectae editionis 2000 apud Google Books)
  • 1882 : Historic China, and other sketches Textus
  • 1884 : Gems of Chinese literature (Editio recensa, 1922) Textus Editio recensa
  • 1889 (interpres) : Chuang-Tzŭ : mystic, moralist, and social reformer Textus
  • 1892 : Chinese-English dictionary. 3 voll.
  • 1892 : Chinese without a teacher Editio 1901 Editio 1922
  • 1898 : A Catalogue of the Wade Collection of Chinese and Manchu Books in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cantabrigiae: Cambridge University Press Textus apud archive.org
  • 1898 : A Chinese biographical dictionary Textus alius
  • 1898 (interpres): Chinese poetry in English verse Textus
  • 1900 (editor et interpres) : Elementary Chinese: San tzŭ ching Textus
  • 1900 : "Confucianism in the nineteenth century" in North American Review vol. 171 (1900) pp. 359-374; commentatio reimpressa in H. A. Giles et al., Great religions of the world (1901) JSTOR Editio 1901
  • 1902 : China and the Chinese Textus
  • 1902 (interpres, cum L. Cranmer-Byng) : The never-ending wrong, and other renderings of the Chinese Textus
  • 1905-1915 : Adversaria Sinica No. 2, 3, 5; no. 1-6 reimpressi; ser. 2 no. 1
  • 1905 : An introduction to the history of Chinese pictorial art Textus
  • 1905 : Religions of ancient China Textus
  • 1906 : Musings of a Chinese mystic: selections from the philosophy of Chuang Tzŭ Textus
  • 1911 : Chinese fairy tales Textus
  • 1911 : The civilization of China Textus
  • 1912 : China and the Manchus Textus
  • 1915 : Confucianism and its rivals: lectures delivered in the University Hall of Dr. Williams's Library, London Textus
  • 1915 : Supplementary Catalogue of the Wade Collection of Chinese and Manchu Books in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cantabrigiae: Cambridge University Press Textus apud archive.org
  • 1919 : How to begin Chinese; the hundred best characters
  • 1923 : Some truths about opium Textus
  • 1924 : Chaos in China
  • 1925 (interpres) : Quips from a Chinese jest-book Textus
  • 1933 :A history of Chinese literature Textus
  • 1934 (interpres, cum Arthur Waley) : Select Chinese verses
  • 1997 (Charles Aylmer, ed.) : "The Memoirs of H.A. Giles" in East Asian History vol. 13 (1997) pp. 1–90

Bibliographia[recensere | fontem recensere]

  • P. D. Coates, The China Consuls: British consular officers, 1843–1943. Hongcongi: Oxford University Press, 1988
  • J. C. Ferguson, "Dr Giles at 80" in China Journal of Science and Arts vol. 4 no. 1 (1926)
  • Shang-Ling Fu, "One Generation of Chinese Studies at Cambridge" in Chinese Social and Political Science Review vol. 15 (1931–2) pp. 78–91
  • P. R. Marshall, "H. A. Giles and E. H. Parker: Clio's English servants in late nineteenth-century China" in The Historian vol. 46 (1983–4) pp. 520–38
  • A. C. Moule, "Herbert Allen Giles" in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society (1935) pp. 577–9 JSTOR
  • D. E. Pollard, "H. A. Giles and his Translations" in Renditions no. 40 (Aut. 1993)
  • Janette Ryan, "Giles, Herbert Allen (1845–1935)" in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography edd. H. C. G. Matthew, Brian Harrison (Oxonii: Oxford University Press, 2004) Situs venalis

Nexus externi[recensere | fontem recensere]

Commons-logo.svg Vicimedia Communia plura habent quae ad Herbertum Allen Giles spectant.