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LIBRARY AND CABINET
AMERICAN ORIENTAL SOCIETY.,
August, 1854 — August, 1855.
SELECT MINUTES OF MEETINGS OF THE SOCIETY.
A Semi- Annual Meeting was held in New Haven, on the 18th and
19th of October, 1 854. The President of the Society, Rev. Dr. Rob-
inson, in the chair.
The following papers were communicated :
The Alchemy of Happiness by the Arabian Philosopher Mohammed
Al-Ghazdly, translated from the Turkish with Notes ; by Mr.
Henry A. Homes, of the State Library, Albany.
On the Identification of the Site of Ancient Pella, being a portion of
a forth-coming new volume of Biblical Researches ; by Rev. Dr.
Robinson, of New York.
On the Avesta, or the Zoroastrian Scriptures; by Prof. W. D. Whit-
ney, of New Haven.
On the Armenian Version of the History of Alexander the Great,
supplementary to a Paper on the Syrian Version;* by Rev. Pres.
Woolsey, of New Haven.
On the Armenian Tradition as to the Resting-Place of Noah's Ark;
by Rev. H. G. O. Dwight, Missionary in Turkey. "With some re-
marks upon Mr. Dwight's paper, by Prof. J. W. Gibbs of New
A Table of Scripture Proper-Names with their Equivalents in Perso-
Kurdish, with an accompanying letter on the character of the
language of the Assyrian inscriptions ; by Rev. H. Lobdell, M. D.,
Missionary at Mosul.
On the Alphabetic Representation of the Sandwich Island Languages;
by Rev. H. Bingham, of New Haven.
The Corr. Seer, also read extracts from a letter of Chevalier Khani-
koff, Russian Consul-General at Tabriz, to Baron von Humboldt, on
the variations of the level of the Caspian Sea.
* See Joum. Am. Or. Soc. vol. iv. pp. 357, ft:
The subject of a change in the amount of the assessment, annually
levied upon members of the Society, being taken up, it was moved
by Rev. Pres. Woolsey, seconded, discussed, and unanimously re-
solved : " That the members of. the Society pay henceforth the sum
of five dollars annually into its treasury, instead of two. dollars as
hitherto ; and that the amount required to constitute a life-member,
be seventy-five dollars."
The condition of the library, and the expediency of its removal
from its present place of deposit, having been brought to the notice
of the Society by the Corr. Seer., the following resolution was offered
by Dr. Beck, debated, and unanimously voted : " That it is the opin-
ion of the meeting now assembled, that a removal of the library of
the Society from Boston to New Haven would be, under the present
circumstances, expedient and desirable ; and that the subject be re-
ferred, for further consideration and decision, to the next meeting to
be held in Boston."
An Annual Meeting was held in Boston, on the 23d and 24th of
May, 1855. The President of the Society in the chair.
Prof. Whitney made a brief report in behalf of the committee on
the library ; and the subject of the removal of the library to New
Haven was taken up. It was voted : "That the partial report made
by the committee on the library be accepted, and the committee dis-
charged;" It was also voted, without dissent : " That the library of
the Society be removed to New Haven." The Librarian, together
with Professors Salisbury and Gibbs, were appointed to carry into
effect the vote respecting the removal of the library, and to prepare
rules for the use of the same, and a catalogue of the books ; with
authority to draw on the treasury for such funds as may be needed
for these purposes.
On motion of Dr. Beck, it was voted : " That the thanks of the
Society be communicated to Mr. Folsom for his faithful and useful
services as Librarian during the period in which the library has been
under his care in the Boston Athenaeum."
The officers of the last year were re-elected, with the exception
that Prof. W. D. Whitney of New Haven was chosen Librarian in
the place of Mr. Folsom, in consequence of the vote of the Society
to remove the library.
The following papers were communicated :
A Report of what has been done in this country towards reading the
Phoenician Inscription discovered at Sidon in January, 1855 ; by
Prof. E. E. Salisbury, of New Haven.
Communications on the subject, received from Prof. W. H. Green
of Princeton, Eev. Dr. W. Jenks of Boston, and Mr. W. W. Turner
of Washington, were submitted to the Society. Eev. Dr. Murdock
of New Haven also expressed his views ; and some remarks bearing;
on the date of the inscription were made by Dr. C. Pickering.
Letter from Rev. J. L. Porter of Damascus to Dr. Robinson, con-
taining Greek Inscriptions. With Remarks on the Inscriptions,
by Eev. Pres. Woolsey.
On the Topography and Antiquities of Ccele- Syria North of Baalbek,
being a portion of a forth-coming new volume of Biblical Be-
searches ; by Eev. Dr. Eobinson, of New York.
On the Sanskrit Accent, being a review of a work recently published
by Prof. Bopp of Berlin on the Sanskrit accent as compared with
the Greek ; by Prof. W. D. Whitney, of New Haven.
Observations on a Tour in Kurdistan; by the late Eev. H. Lobdell,.
M. D., Missionary at Mosul.
Remarks upon Two Assyrian Cylinders received from Dr. Lobdell
of Mosul; by Prof. E. E. Salisbury, of New Haven.
Review of a " Guide to Conversation in the English and Chinese-
Languages" by Dr. Stanislas Hernisz ; by Eev. M. C. White, Mis-
sionary in China.
Additional Remarks on the Division of Zulu Discourse into Words;
by Eev. L. Grout, Missionary in S. Africa.
Some remarks were also made by Prof. Felton, of Cambridge, on the
Present State of the Modern Greek Language and Literature.
Eev. B. J. Bettelheim, M. D., Missionary in the island of Loo-Choo,.
having been introduced to the Society, made some observations re-
specting the Japanese language and literature.
The following gentlemen have become members of the Society
since the publication of the last List of Members.
1. Corporate Members.
Rev. "W. R. Alger, of Boston.
" A. N. Arnold, late Missionary in Greece.
" J. F. Clarke, of Roxbury, Mass.
Mr. S. F. Dunlap, of New York.
Prof. W. H. Green, of Princeton, N. J.
Rev. A. L. Holladay, of Charlottesville, Va.
" F. W. Holland, of East Cambridge, Mass.
Mr. H. A. Homes, of Albany.
Rev. J. W. Miles, of Charleston, S. C.
Prof. Scheie de Vere, of Charlottesville, Va.
2. Corresponding Members.
Rev. J. W. Johnson, Missionary in China.
Chevalier Khanikoff, Russian Consul-General at Tabriz.
*Rev. H. Lobdell, M. D., Missionary at Mosul.
" D. J. Macgowan, M. D., Missionary in China.
Prof. Max Mtiller, of Oxford.
By the Am. Antiq. Society.
Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society, in Boston, April
25,1855. Boston: 1855. 8vo, pp. 36.
By the Armenian Mission of the A. B. 0. F. M.
Old and New Testaments in Modern Armenian, with References-
(Revised and edited by Rev. E. Riggs.) Smyrna: 1853. 4to,
By the Asiatic Society of Bengal.
Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. Edited by the Secretaries-
No. ccxxxvii. (No. vi. 1853). Calcutta: 1853. 8vo.
Bibliotheca Indica. Nos. 58-61. Calcutta : 1853.
No. 58. A Dictionary of the Technical Terms used in the Sci-
ences of the Musalmans. Fasciculus 1st. 4to.
No. 59 The Conquest of Syria, commonly ascribed to ... .
al-Waqidi. Fasciculus 1st. 8vo.
No. 60. Tusy's List of Shy'ah Books and Alam Alhoda's Notes
on Shy'ah Biography. Fasciculus 1st. 8vo.
No. 61. A Biographical Dictionary of Persons who knew Mo-
hammad, by Ibn .ffajar. Fasciculus 1st. 8vo.
By tlie Asiatic Society of Paris.
Journal Asiatique 4 n,e Serie, Tome xx. 5 me Serie, Tomes
i. ii. (2 copies) iii. iv. Paris : 1852-54. 8vo.
By Rev. Cephas Bennet, of Tavoy.
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, in Sgau
Karen , Translated by Francis Mason. Third edition. Tavoy,
Karen Miss. Press : 1853. Royal 8vo.
The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, in Sgau
Karen Translated by Francis Mason. Third edition. Tavoy,
Karen Miss. Press: 1853. Royal 8vo.
The Pentateuch in Sgau Karen Translated by Rev. F.
Mason. First edition. Tavoy, Karen Miss. Press : 1852. Royal 8vo.
Joshua, Judges, i. and ii. Samuel, i. and ii. Kings, i. and ii. Chroni-
cles. Karen. Royal 8vo.
Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of
Solomon. Karen. Royal 8vo.
The Gospels by Matthew and Mark, in Pwo Karen ; translated from
the Sgau by Karens, and revised by Rev. F. Mason, and D. L.
Brayton Tavoy : 1852. 12mo.
Questions on Matthew, with explanatory notes and practical remarks,
in Pwo Karen; by D. L. Brayton Tavoy: 1852. 12mo.
Notes on the Epistle to the Hebrews, in Karen ; by E. L. Abbott.
Tavoy: 1851. 12mo.
Thesaurus of Karen Knowledge forming a complete Native
Karen Dictionary, with definitions and examples, illustrating the
usages of every word. Written by Sau Kau-too, and compiled by
J. "Wade. Vol. iv. Tavoy: 1850. 12mo. (2 copies.)
Karen Calendar and Annual for 1849; by Rev. E. B. Cross. The
same for 1850. The same for 1851. (All bound in one vol.)
Tavoy: 1848-50. 12mo.
Abbott's Arithmetic 2nd edition. Tavoy: 1852. 16mo, pp.
The Catechism; by J. Wade 5th edition. Tavoy: 1852.
16mo, pp. 16. Karen. (2 copies.)
The Child's Catechism, No. 2 ; by M. H. Brayton Tavoy:
1852. 16mo. Karen.
The Elders By F. Mason 3d edition. Tavoy: 1852.
A brief View of the Elements of Christianity, in Pwo Karen ; by D.
L. Brayton Tavoy : 1852. 16mo, pp. 32.
Materia Medica and Pathology. [By Rev. F. Mason.] Tavoy: 1848.
By the Bombay Br. of the Boy. As. Society.
The Journal of the Bombay Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society.
Edited by the Secretary. Nos. xvin. xix. Bombay: 1853-54. 8vo.
By Hon. Charles W. Bradley, of Singapore.
The New Testament in Chinese. Translated from the Greek for the
Am. and For. Bible Society, by J. Goddard. Ningpo: 1853. 8vo
size. [Part 1st, containing the Gospels and Acts.]
A Key to Divination by the Bamboo. 8vo size. Chinese.
An Elementary Geography of China. do. do.
A Japanese illustrated book, with illuminated cover ; brought from
Hakodadi by the U. S. Expedition to Japan. 12mo size, pp. 20.
A Japanese painting, representing the native idea of female beauty ;
brought from Samudi by the same.
Specimens of Japanese paper, of various qualities, and used for vari-
ous purposes, as for blowing the nose, for writing, and for wrapping.
Specimen of the bark of the Broussonetia papyrifera, or Paper Mul-
berry, of Japan ; also, a specimen of paper-twine, made from the
A Japanese coin, called yen-to, value 1 mace or 100 cash, equal to one
dime in U. S. currency, bearing the name of the Emperor of Japan.
By Prof. H. Brockhaus, of Leipzig.
Die Lieder des Hafiz. Persich mit dem Commentare des Sudi he-
rausg. von Hermann Brockhaus. Ersten Bandes erstes Heft.
Leipzig : 1854. pp. xii. 72.
By Mr. John P. Brown, of Constantinople.
Original Firman by which Hussain Bey was appointed Ferrash, or
Sweeper-out of the Holy Places of Mekka and Medina, with au-
thority to appoint his lieutenant to do the same for him. Dated
A. H. 1206, Rejeb 15th.
By the Canton Mission of the A. B. C. F. M.
Commentary on Genesis. 1851. 8vo size. Chinese.
The Four Gospels. do. do.
Commentary on Matthew. 1848. do. do.
Catechism of Scripture Doctrine. 1851. 12mo. do.
Summary of Doctrine, in Trimeters. 1851. do. do.
Hymns and Psalms. 1849. 8vo size. do.
Jesus the True God. 16mo size. do.
Crucifixion of Jesus. do. do.
The New Birth. do. do.
Dissuasive from Use of Opium. 12mo size. do.
Christian Almanac, for 1852. 8vo size. do.
Treatise on Astronomy. 1849. do. do.
Treatise on Political Economy. 1847. 8vo. do.
Description of the United States. 1846. do. do.
All the above printed at the press of the A. B. C. F. M. in Canton.
By Prof. George E. Day.
Pauli Epistola ad Philemonem speciminis loco ad fidem versionum
orientalium veterum una cum earum textu originali graece edita a
Jul. Henr. Petermann, etc. Berolini : 1844. Metallo expressum
in instituto lith. reg. 4to, pp. iv. 56.
By the Court of Directors of the Hon. East India Company.
A Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian, and Hindustany Manuscripts of
the Libraries of the King of Oudh, compiled under the orders of
the Government of India by A. Sprenger, M. D., etc. Vol. i. con-
taining Persian and Hindustany Poetry. Calcutta: 1854. 8vo,
pp. viii. 645.
By Mr. Erskine, son of the Author.
A History of India under the two first Sovereigns of the House of
Taiinur, Baber and Humayun ; by William Erskine, Esq., etc.
In two volumes. Vols. i. ii. London : 1852. 8vo.
By the Ethnological Society of London.
Journal of the Ethnological Society of London. Vols. i. ii. iii. Lon-
don : 1848-54. 8vo.
A Manual of Ethnological Inquiry ; being a series of questions con-
cerning the human race, adapted for the use of travellers
and others in studying the varieties of man. London : 1852.
8vo, pp. 15. (6 copies.)
Address to the Ethnological Society of London, . . . 26th May, 1854,
by Sir B. C. Brodie, etc. Followed by a Sketch of the Recent Pro-
gress of Ethnology, by Richard Cull, etc. London. 8vo, pp. 25.
Probable Origin of the American Indians, with particular reference
to that of the Caribs. A paper read before the Ethn. Soc, 15th
March, 1854. By Jas. Kennedy, Esq., etc. London: 1854. 8vo,
By the German Oriental Society.
Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenlandischen Gesellschaft .... viii.
3, 4, ix. 1, 2. Leipzig: 1854-55. 8vo.
Veteris Testamenti Aethiopici Tomus Primus, sive Octateuchus Ae-
thiopicus instr. Dr. August Dillman Fasc. Secundus.
.... Lipsiae : 1854. sm. 4to.
By Mr. W. W. Oreenough.
Prabodha Chandrodaya, Krishna Misri Comoedia. Sanskrite et
Latine edidit Hermannus Brockhaus. Fasc. Prior, continens tex-
tum Sanscritum. Lipsiae : 1855. 8vo.
Malay Tracts : Singapore : Am. Miss. Press. No. 2. Explanation of
the Ten Commandments. 1835. 8vo, pp. 28.
Modem Greek Tracts: Didaskalia Khristianike. Smyrna: 1835.
12mo, pp. 12.
'Omilia para . . . N. Bamba. 'Ermoupolis: 1834. 12mo,pp. 10.
Eight odd Numbers of Turkish and Maltese Newspapers.
A sheet exhibiting a synoptical view of all the conjugations of the
By Rev. L. Grout, of Umsunduzi, S. Africa.
Inewadi ka Paule etc Epistle of Paul to the Romans. Port
Natal : 1854. 8vo, pp. 54. Zulu.
By Baron Hammer-Purgstall, of Vienna.
Literatur Geschichte der Araber, etc von Hammer-Purgstall.
2 te Abtheilung. 5 ter Bd. 6* er Bd. Wien : 1854-55. 4to.
Das Kamel ; von Dr. Freiherrn Hammer-Purgstall, etc. (Aus d. vi.
B. d. D. d. phil-hist. CI. d. Kais. Acad. d. Wiss. bes. abged.)
Wien : 1854. 4to, pp. 84.
Ueber die Arabische Geographie von Spanien ; von Dr. Freiherrn
Hammer-Purgstall, etc. (Aus d. Dec-Hefte d. J. 1854 d. S. d.
phil.-hist. CI. d. Kais. Acad. d. Wiss. bes. abged.) Wein : 1854.
8vo, pp. 64. (2 copies.)
By Dr. S. Herniss.
A Guide to Conversation in the English and Chinese Languages, for
the use of Americans and Chinese in California and elsewhere.
By Stanislas Hernisz, M. D., etc. Boston, Cleveland (Ohio), and
London : 1854. Oblong 4to. (2 copies.)
By Rev. P. R. Hunt, of Madras.
The Tamil Quarterly Repository. Vol. i. No. 1, Jan. 1854. Royal
8vo, pp. 40. Tamil.
By tfie Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg.
Sanskrit- Worterbuch, herausg. von der Kais. Acad, der Wissenschaf-
ten, bearb. von Otto Boehtlingk und Rudolph Roth. Bogen 21-
40. St. Petersburg: 1854. 4to.
By the Imper. Publ. Libr. of St. Petersburg.
Catalogue des Manuscrits et Xylographes Orientaux de la Bibl. Im-
per. Publique de St. Petersbourg. St. Petersbourg : 1852.
By Rev. L. Jewett, of Nellore.
The History of Jesus Christ, etc. Madras: 1353. 12mo. Telugu.
By Rev. J. W. Johnson, of Hong-Kong.
Nine Siamese Tracts, from the A. M. A. Press, Bangkok, viz :
The Miracles of Jesus. 4th edition. 1853. 12mo, pp. 82.
History of Elijah. " " " pp. 49.
Catechism on Prayer ; by J. Caswell. 3rd edition. 1851. 12mo,
Dialogues on the Killing of Animals ; by J. Caswell. 3rd edi-
tion. 1851. 12mo, pp. 35.
Old Testament History, etc. ; by D. B. Bradley. 3rd edition.
1853. 12mo, pp. 50.
Bible History. 6th edition. 1853. 16mo, pp. 36.
Instructions of the Lord Jesus ; by Rev. J. T. Jones, D. D. 2nd
edition. 1853. 18mo, pp. 58.
The Golden Balance ; by Rev. J. T. Jones, D. D. 4th edition.
1853. 18mo, pp. 36.
Book of Parables ; by Rev. J. T. Jones, D. D. 5th edition.
1853. 18mo, pp. 48.
Siamese Slate Book, prepared for writing with a pencil, from Bangkok.
Chinese and Foreign Gazette ; by Dr. D. J. Macgowan. Nos. 1-3.
Ningpo : 1854. 8vo size, each 8 pp. Chinese.
String of Pearls, from Far and Near (a Chinese monthly periodical).
Vol. ii. Nos. 1-8 (in seven Nos.). 1854. 12mo size, each 24 to
Goddess of Mercy Classic, pp. 32. Chinese and Japanese.
A Japanese book, presented by a school-boy to an officer of the U. S.
Expedition to Japan. 16mo size, pp. 27.
Two Japanese books, in the character used only by women. 12mo
size, pp. 8, 13.
Part of a Bali Grammar, on strips of Talipot palm-leaf. 33 strips,
of 2£ by 2 1£ inches.
By Rev. Dr. Legge, of Hong-Kong.
The Notions of the Chinese concerning God and Spirits : with an
examination of the Defense of an Essay on the Proper Rendering
of the words Elohim and Theos, into the Chinese Language, by
Wm. J. Boone, D. D., etc. ; by the Rev. James Legge, D. D., etc.
Hong Kong: 1852. 8vo.
By Zippincott, Grambo & Co., of Philadelphia.
Specimen of Lippincott, Grambo & Co.'s Complete Pronouncing
Gazeteer of the World, etc. Philadelphia : 1853. Royal 8vo.
By Mr. J. Livingston.
A circular, Prospectus of a new edition of American Portrait Gallery,
published by John Livingston, New York. 8vo, pp. 16.
By the late Rev. H. Lobdell, M. D., of Mosul.
Seven Arabic Tracts, mostly single leaves, published by the Ameri-
can Mission at Mosul.
By Mrs. E. Locke, of Calcutta.
A Series of Rough Sketches of Oriental Heads. [Drawn from life
and lithographed by Colesworthy Grant, Esq., of Calcutta.] No.
— . 3 plates and 2 lith. pages. Royal 8vo. Calcutta.
By Rev. Francis Mason, of Tavoy.
The Holy Bible, in the Sanscrit Language. Vol. i. containing the
five books of Moses and the book of Joshua. Vol. ii. containing
the hist, books, from Judges to Esther. Translated by the
Calcutta Baptist Missionaries, with Native Assistants. Calcutta :
The Book of Genesis and part of Exodus, in Sanscrit. Translated
.... by the Calc. Bapt. Missionaries. Calcutta : 1843. 12mo.
Dayudrajena krtani gitani, etc. [The Psalms of David, in Sanskrit
verse.] Calcutta : 1844. 12mo.
The Proverbs of Solomon, in Sanscrit. Calcutta: 1842. 12mo.
The Book of the Prophet Isaiah, in Sanscrit. Calcutta: 1844. 12mo,
The New Testament ... in Sanscrit. Transl. ... by the Calc. Bapt.
Missionaries, with Native Assistants. 2nd edition. Calcutta :
1851. 8vo, pp. 700.
The Four Gospels with the Acts of the Apostles, in Sanscrit. Cal-
cutta : 1847. 8vo.
The New Testament .... in the Hindustani Language [Arabic char-
acter]. Transl. by the Calc. Bapt. Missionaries, with Native As-
sistants. Calcutta: 1844. 8vo, pp. 720.
the same. Calcutta : 1847. 8vo, pp. 613.
the same. 6th edition. Calcutta : 1851. 12mo, pp. 536.
The Four Gospels and the Acts, in Hindustani [Arabic character].
Transl. ... by the Calc. Bapt. Missionaries. Calcutta: 1846. 8vo.
the same. Calcutta: 1849. 12mo.
the same. Calcutta: 1850. 12mo.
The New Testament .... in the Hindi Language [Devanagar! char-
acter], Transl. by the Calc. Bapt. Missionaries, with Native As-
sistants. Calcutta : 1848. 8vo, pp. 643.
the same . . Kaithi character. Calcutta : 1850. 8vo, pp. 840.
The Four Gospels with the Acts of the Apostles, in Kaithi. [pp.
1-475 of the preceding.] Calcutta: 1853. 8vo.
The Holy Bible .... in the Bengali Language. Transl. by the Calc.
Bapt. Missionaries, with Native Assistants. Calcutta: 1845k Royal
8vo, pp. 1144.
the same. .. 2nd edition. Calcutta: 1852. pp. 812, 268.
The Psalms of David, in Bengali. Transl. by the Calc. Bapt. Mis-
sionaries. Calcutta: 1848. 12mo.
Isaiah and Daniel, in Bengali. Transl. by the Calc. Bapt. Mission-
aries. Calcutta: 1847. 12mo.
The New Testament ... in the Bengali Language. Transl. by the
Calc. Bapt. Missionaries, with Native Assistants. Calcutta : 1846.
the same. 8th edition. Calcutta: 1846. 12mo.
The Four Gospels with the Acts of the Apostles, in Bengali. Cal-
cutta : 1849. 8vo.
The New Testament . . . translated . . . into Persian, at Sheeraz, by
Rev. Henry Martyn, B. D., etc. . . . with the assistance of Meerza
Sueyid Alee, of Sheeraz. Calcutta: 1851. 8vo, pp. 719.
The Four Gospels and the Acts of the Apostles, in Persian. Cal-
cutta : 1850. 8vo.
Sanskrtamaladih. The Sanscrit Reader; or Easy Introduction to
the Reading of the Sanscrit Language ; by the late Rev. Win.
Yates, D. D. 2nd edition, enlarged. Calcutta : 1847. 12mo.
Hitopadecah, etc. [The Hitopadeca, by Vishnu-Barman.] Calcutta :
1851. 12mo. Sanskrit.
LH&vati, etc. [An Arithmetic, by Bhaskara-Acarya.] Calcutta :
1852. 12mo, pp. 84. Sanskrit.
Vijaganitam, etc. [An Algebra, by Bhaskara-Acarya.] Calcutta :
1858. 12mo. Sanskrit.
Vyakaranasarah, etc. A Grammar of the Sanscrit Language, de-
signed for the use of native students ; by Madhub Chundur Pandit.
Calcutta : 1824. 12mo. Bengali.
Vangabhashavyakarana, etc. A Grammar of the Bengali Language,
by Shri Braja Kishor Gupta. Calcutta: 1853. 12mo. Bengali.
Jaudlya vyakarana. A Grammar of the Bengali Language ; by the
late Rammohun Roy. Calcutta : 1851. 12mo. Bengali.
Abhidhana, etc. Bengali Dictionary, for the use of schools. Cal-
cutta : 1853. 16ino. Bengali.
Sarasangrahah. Vernacular Class-Book Reader, for colleges and
schools. Transl. into Bengali by the late Rev. Wm. Yates, D. D.
2nd edition, revised. Calcutta: 1847. 12mo.
Hitopadeca, etc. [The Hitopadega of Vishnu-Carman, transl. into
Bengali.] Calcutta: 1851. 12mo.
Vangadecera puravrtta, etc. Marshman's History of Bengal, in
Bengali. Calcutta: 1853. 12mo.
Satya itihasasara, etc. Sketches of Celebrated Characters in Ancient
History. Calcutta: 1853. 12mo. Bengali.
Pacvavall. Animal Biography ; or Instructive and Entertaining
Lessons respecting the Brute Creation ; compiled by the late Rev.
J. Lawson. Calcutta: 1852. 12mo. Bengali.
Bhugola vrttanta. Geography, interspersed with information, his-
torical and miscellaneous. By the late Rev. W. H. Pearce. Cal-
cutta : 1846. 12mo. Bengali.
Arithmetic, comprising the five fundamental Rules, with Tables, etc.
.... illustrated by examples. For the use of Bengalee schools.
By J. Harle " Calcutta : 1846. 12mo. Bengali.
Bhumi parimana vidya. Elements of Land-surveying, on the An-
glo-Indian Plan. Calcutta : 1846. 12mo. Beng&ll.
Anka pustaka. May's Ganita, being a collection of arithmetical
tables, etc. Calcutta: 1852. 12mo, pp. 50. Bengali.
Patra-Kaumudi ; or Book of Letters, etc. etc. . . . Calcutta : 1851.
12mo, pp. 88. Beng&ll.
Bengali Primer. 12mo, pp. 12.
Introductory Bengali Spelling-Book, with reading lessons 8th
edition. Calcutta : 1848. 12mo, pp. 24.
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