Luzac's Oriental List and Book Review, Volumes 27-31

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Luzac & Company, 1918 - Asia
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Page 49 - NALOPAKHYANAM, OR, THE TALE OF NALA ; containing the Sanskrit Text in Roman Characters, followed by a Vocabulary in which each word is placed under its root, with references to derived words in Cognate Languages, and a sketch of Sanskrit Grammar. By the Rev. THOMAS JARRETT, MA Trinity College, Regius Professor of Hebrew, late Professor of Arabic, and formerly Fellow of St Catharine's College, Cambridge.
Page 9 - EDKINS.— CHINA'S PLACE IN PHILOLOGY. An attempt to show that the Languages of Europe and Asia have a common origin.
Page 12 - This valuable and handsome volume contains thirty long chapters, a frontispiece of the Author and his wife — the latter in her Oriental costume — numerous fine reproductions from photographs, and several beautiful coloured pictures representing many scenes and phases of Chinese life, etchings and comprehensive notes by the Author. "His pages are full of incident and his narrative often vivid and vigorous".
Page 25 - ... in the N. W. Provinces and Oudh., and also of those applied to Labourers. With an Appendix giving Computation of Time and Money, and Weights and Measures, in British India, and Forms of Address. Roy. 8vo. Cloth, pp. IV, 332. js. 6d. "The book is moderate in price and clear in print." — Athcmeum. "The book is handy, well printed and well got up and no student of Indian subjects should be without it.
Page 6 - BUDGE'S book will be welcome as a handy reading book for advanced students of Syriac, but in the mean time the stories will be an addition to the literature of gnomes and proverbs, of which so many are found in India, and in Persian, Hebrew and Arabic, although not yet published. We are happy to say that Dr. BUDGE'S new book is well edited...
Page 17 - Light on the Path. A Treatise Written for the Personal Use of Those Who are Ignorant of the Eastern Wisdom and Who Desire to Enter Within Its Influence. By M. C.; cloth, 50 cents; leather, 75 cents. Treatise on "Light on the Path.
Page 17 - Japan and of her relations with Russia, Great Britain, China, Germany, the United States, the British colonies and the Netherlands and of the world politics of the far East and the Pacific by AN EX-COUNSELLOR OF LEGATION IN THE FAR EAST [SIDNEY OSBORNE].
Page 1 - For Christians interested in foreign missions this book is of moment, as showing the method of reasoning which they must be prepared to meet if they are to influence the educated Hindu. To the Orientalist, and the philosopher also, the book is not without interest. . . . Swami Abhedananda preaches no mushroom creed and no Eurasian hybrid 'theosophy.
Page 4 - Bibliographical List of Books on Africa and the East. Published in England. 2 Vols. Vol. I. Containing the Books published between the Meetings of the Eighth Oriental Congress at Stockholm, in 1889, and the Ninth Congress in London in 1892. Vol. II. Containing the Books published between the Meetings of the Ninth Oriental Congress in London, in 1892, and the Tenth Oriental Congress at Geneva, in 1894. Systematically arranged, with Preface and Author's Index, by CG Luzac. I2mo.

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