Quarto. XIX, , 756, pp. Original printed wrappers. Previous owner's name (Herbert H. Paper*) dated 1960, on front free endpaper. Second volume of a general survey of ancient India, covering a wide range of subjects, from the history of Indian science to the history of indology, by way of Buddhism, epigraphy, poetry, theatre, astronomy, archaeology, Tamil literature, the Prakrit grammar, etc. This work shows the authors' constant concern that knowledge about India should reach the widest possible audience. Wrappers age-toned. Text in French. Wraps in overall good to good+, interior in very good condition. *Dr. Herbert Harry Paper (1925-2012) was Professor Emeritus of Linguistics and near Eastern Languages, and the Editor of the Hebrew Union College Annual, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati. He received a doctorate from the University of Chicago. Dr. Paper taught at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and joined HUC-JIR as the Dean of Graduate Studies. His specialties were Persian studies, concentrating on the history of the Persian language and on the ancient languages of Iran, and Yiddish literature. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: L'Inde Classique: Manuel des Etudes ...
Publisher: Imprimerie Nationale; Ecole Française d'Extrême-Orient
Publication Date: 1953
Book Condition: g to vg
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Ecole Francaise d'extreme-orient Hanoi, 1953. Cloth. 756 S. Sehr guter Zustand/ very good Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 1100. Seller Inventory # 31371
Book Description Paris, Librairie d'Amerique et d'Orient Adrien Maisonneuve, (poi: Ecole Française d'Extreme-Orient), 1985, voll. 2, in-8, br. edit., pp. 669,  - XIX, , 756, . Seller Inventory # LD/148398