Author:Sten Konow


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Bashgali Dictionary (Translated from Bashgali to English)

By: Sten Konow

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102948

ISBN: 8120616049

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 318. View more info

Bashgali Dictionary

By: Sten Konow

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1986

Seller ID: 105628

ISBN: 8121200156

Condition: New

Bashgali is an Indo-European Language of the Kafir group, which retains much of its archaeic features. Therefore, it occupies an important place in Indo-European Philology and deserves full attention of the linguists.Colonel J. Davidson was the first among the European linguists to Study the structure and the vocabulary of the language and compiled a work under title, Notes on the Bashgali language, as early as 1902. The materials contained in his Notes are valuable but could not be much useful for a detailed study of the language.Sten Konow, a renowned scholar of Sanskrit, Prakrit and Indian ... View more info

Karpura-Manjari of Raja-Cekhara: A Drama by the Indian Poet Rajacekhara (About 900 A.D.)

By: Sten Konow & C.R. Lanman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 102591

ISBN: 8120811488

Condition: New

Raja-Cekhara has been highly esteemed for his proficiency in the Prakrit. This volume presents the first critical edition of the only Prakrit Drama extant, for here none of the characters speak Sanskrit. The interest of the play is largely philological, likely to throw light on the linguistic History of India, though, not without its importance for the History of the Indian Drama. It abounds in material which may well engage the attention of the student of Antiquities and Folk-lore. The Sacred Scriptures of the Jaina Religion are written in Prakrt. And, considering the extreme dearth of books ... View more info