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Royal Asiatic Society OP GKEAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND, from the Com. mencement to 1863. First Series, complete in 20 Vols. 8vo., with many

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490, sewed. 186-5. 168. CONTEXTS.- 1. Vajra-chhedika, the "Kin Kong King," or Diamond Sútra. Translated from the Chinese by the Rev. S. Beal, Chaplain, R.N.-11. The Paramitá-bridaya satra, or, in Chinese, “No-bo-pô-ye-po-lo-mih-to-sin-king," i.e. "The Great Paramita Heart Sátra." Translated from the Chinese by the Rev. S. Beal, Chaplain, R.N.-111. On the Preserration of National Literature in the East. By Colonel F. J. Goldsmid.-IV. On the Agricultural, Commercial, Financial, and Military Statistics of Ceylon. By E. R. Power, Esq.-V. Contributions to a Knowledge of the Vedic Theogony and Mythology By J. Muir, D.C.L., LL.D.-VL. A Tabular List of Original Works and Translations, published by the late Dutch Government of Ceylon at their Printing Press at Colombo. Compiled by Mr. Mat. P. J. Ondaatje, of Colombo.--VII Assyrian and Hebrew Chronology compared, with a view of showing the extent to which the Hebrew Chronology of Ussher must be modified, in conformity with

the Assyrian Canon. By J. W. Bosanguet, Esq.--VIII. On the existing Dictionaries of the Malay Language. By Dr. H. N. van der 'Tuuk.-IX. Bilingual Readings : Cuneiform and Phænician. Notes on some Tablets in the British Museum, containing Bilingual Legends (Assyrian and Phænician). By Major-General Sir H. Rawlinson, K.C.B., Director R.A.S.–X. Translations of Three Copper-plate Inscriptions of the Fourth Century A.D., and Notices of the Chalukya and Gurjjara Dynasties By Professor J. Dowson, Staff College, Sandburst.-XI. Yama and the Doctrine of a Future Life, according to the Rig-Yajur-, and Atharva-Vedas. By J. Muir, Esq., D.C.L., LL.D.-XII. On the Jyotisha Observation of the Place of the Coluies, and the Dale derivable from it. By William D. Whitney, Esq., Professor of Sanskrit in Yale College, New Haren, U.8.-Note og the preceding Article. By Sir Edward Colebrooke, Bart., M.P., President R.A.S.-XIII. Progress of the Vedic Religion towards Abstract Conceptions of the Deity. By J. Muir, Esq., B.C.L., LL.D.-XIV. Brief Notes on the Age and Authenticity of the work of Aryabbana, Varahamihira, Brahmagupta, Bhattotpala, and Bhaskaracharya. By Dr. Bhâu Daji, Hona rary Member R.A.S.-XV. Outlines of a Grammar of the Malagasy Language. By 1. x. Van der Tuuk.-XVI. On the Identity of Xandrames and Krananda. By Edward Thomas, Esq.

Vol. II. In Two Parts. pp. 522, sewed. 1866-7. 16s.
CONTENTS.-1. Contributions to a Knowledge of Vedic Theogony and Mythology. No. 2.
By J. Muir, Esq.-11. Miscellaneous Hymns from the Rig- and Atharva-Vedas. By J. Muir,
Esq.-III. Fire hundred questions on the Social Condition of the Natives of Bengal. By the
Ref. J. Long.-IV. short account of the Malay Manuscripts belonging to the Royal Asiatio
Society. By Dr. H. N. van der Tuuk.-V. Translation of the Amitabha Satra from the Chinese.
By the Rev. s. Beal, Chaplain Royal Navy.-Vi. The initial coinage of Bengal. By Edward
Thomas, Esq.-VII. Specimens of an Assyrian Dictionary. By Edwin Norris, Esq.-VIII. OR
the Relations of the Priests to the other classes of Indian Society in the Vedic age "By J. Muir,
Esq.-IX. On the Interpretation of the Veda. By the saine.-X. An attempt to Translate
froit. the Chinese a work known as the Confessional Services of the great compassionate Kwan
Yin, possessing 1000 hands and 1000 eges. By the Rev. 8. Beal, Chaplain Royal Xary.
-X1. The Hymns of the Gaupayanas and the Legend of King Asamati. By Professor Más
Müller, M.A., Honorary Member Royal Asiatic Society.-XII. Specimen Chapters of an Assyrian
Grammar. By the Rer. E. Hincks, D.D., Honorary Member Royal Asiatic Society.

Vol. III. In Two Parts. pp. 516, sewed. With Photograph. 1868 22s.
CONTENTS.-I. Contributions towards a Glossary of the Assyrian Language. By H. P. Talbot.
-11. Remarks on the Indo-Chinese Alphabets. By Dr. A. Bastian. - III. 'The poetry of
Mohamed Rabadan, Arragonese. By the Hon. H. E. J. Stanley.-IV. Catalogue of the Oriental

in the Library of King's College, Cambridge. By Edward Henry Palmer, 1.A Scholar of St. John's College, Cambridge; Member of the Royal Asiatic Society; Membre de la

Société Asiatique de Paris.-V. Description of the Amravati Tope in Guntar. By J. Fergusson, Esq., P.R.8.- Vi. Remarks on Prof. Brockhaus' edition of the Kathåsarit-sågara, Lambaka IX. XVIII. By Dr. A. Kerti, Professor of Sanskrit in the University of Leyden.-VII. The source of Colebrooke's Essay “On the Duties of a Faithful Hinda Widox." By Fitzedward Hall, Esq., M.A., D.C.L. Oxon. Supplement: Further detail of proofs that Colebrooke's Essay, “On the Duties of a Faithful Hindu Widow," was not indebted to the Vivadabhangârnava. By Fitzedward Hall, Esq.- VII. The Sixth Hyou of the First Book of the Rig Veda. By Professor Max Müller, M.A. Hon. M.R.A.S.-1X. Sassanian Inscriptions. By E. Thomas, Esq.-X. Account of an Embassy from Morocco to Spain in 1690 and 1691. By the

Hon. H. E. J. Stanley:XI. The Poetry of Mohamed Rabadan, of Arragon. By the Hon. H. E. J. Stanley:-XII. Materials for the History of India for the Six Hundred Years of Mohammadan rule, previous to the Foundation of the British Indian Empire. By Major W. Nassau Lees, LL.D., Ph.D.--XIII. A Few Words concerning

the Hill people inbabiting the Forests of the Cochin State. By Captain G. E. Fryer, Madras Staff Corps, M.R.A.S. - XIV. Notes on the Bhojpuri Dialect of Hindi, spoken in Western Bebar. By John Beames, Esq., B.C.S., Magistrate of Chumparun.

Vol. IV. Jn Two Parts. pp. 521, sewed. 1869-70. 168. CONTENTI.-I. Contribution towards a Glossary of the Assyrian Language. By A. F. Talbot Part II.-II. On Indian Chronology. By J. Fergusson, Esq., F.R.S. - III. The Poetry of Mobained Rabadan of Arragon. By the Ilon. H. E. J. Stanley.-IV. On the Magar Language of Nepal. By John Beames, Esq.,

B.C.S.-V. Contributions to the Knowledge of Parsee Literature. By Edward Sachau, Ph.D.-VI. Ilustrations of the Lamaist Systein in Tibet, drawn from Chinese Sources. By Wm. Frederick Mayers, Esq., of H.B.M. Consular Service, China.VII. Khuddaka Pátha, a l'ali Text, with a Translation and Notes. By R. C. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service.-VIII. An Endeavour to elucidate Rashiduddin's Geographical Notices of India. By Col. H. Yulc, C.B.- IX. Sassanian Inscriptions explained by the Pahlavi of the Parsis. By E. W. West, Esq.-X. Some Account of the Senbya Pagoda at Mengan, near the Burmese Capital, in a Memorandum by Capt. E. H. Sladan, Political Agent at Mandale; with Remarks on the subject bs Col. Henry Yule, C.B. - XI. The Brhat-Sanbita; or, Complete System of Natural Astrology of Varaha-Mihira. Translated from Sanskrit into English by Dr. II. Kern.

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The Mohammedan Law

of Evidence, and its influence on the Administration of Justice in India. By N. B. E. Baillie, Esq.-XIIl. The Mohammedan Law of Evidence in connection with the Administration of Justice to Foreigners. By X. B. E. Baillie, Esq.-XIV. A Translation of a Bactrian Pali Inscription. By Prof. J. Dowson.-XV. Indo-Parthian Coins By E. Thomas, Esq.

Vol. V. In Two Parts. pp. 463, sewed. With 10 full-page and folding Plates.

1871-2. 188. 6d. CONTENTS.-1. Two Játakas. The original Pali Text, with an English Translation. By V. Fausbüll.-11.

On an Ancient Buddhist Inscription at Keu-jung kwan, in North China. By A. Wylie.-I11. The Brhat Sanhità; or, Complete System of Natural Astrology of Varába-Sihira Translated from Sanskrit into English by Dr. H. Kern.-IV. The Pongol Festival in Southern India. By Charles E. Gover.–V. The Poetry of Mohamed Rabadan, of Arragon. By the Right Hon. Lord Stanley of Alderley:-VI. Essay on the Creed and Customs of the Jangams. By Charles P. Brown.-VII. On Malabar, Coromandel, Quilon, etc. By C. P. Brown.- Vill. On the Treatment of the Nexus in the Neo-Aryan Languages of India. By Jobo Beames, B.C.S.IX. Some Remarks on the Great Tope at Sánchi. By the Rev. S. Beal. -X. Ancient Inscriptions from Mathura. Translated by Professor J. Dowson.-Note to the Mathura Inscriptions. By Major-General A. Cunningbam.-X1. Specimen of a Translation of the Adi Granth. By Dr. Ernest Trumpp.-XII. Notes on Dhammapada, with Special Reference to the Question of Nir. våna. By R. C. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service.-XIII. The Brhat-Sanhità; or, Complete System of Natural Astrology of Varaha-mihira. Translated from Sanskrit into English by Dr. H. Kern.-XIV. On the Origin of the Buddhis: Arthakathas. By the Mudliar L. Comrilla Vijasinha, Gorernment Interpreter to the Ratnapura

Court, Ceylon. With an Introduction by R. c. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service.-XV. The Poetry of Mobamed Rabadan, of Arragon. By the Right Hon.

Lord Stanley of Alderley. -XVI. Proverbia Communia Syriaca. By Captain R. F. Burton. --XVII. Soles on an Ancient Indian Vase, with an Account of the En. graving thereupon. By Charles Horne, M.R.A.S., late of the Bengal Civil Service.-XVIII. The Bhar Tribe. By the Rev. N. A. Sherring, LL.D, Benares. Communicated by C. Horne, M.R.A.S., late B.C.S.-XIX. Or Jihad in Mobammcdan Law, and its application to British India. By N. B. E. Baillie.-XX. Comments on Recent Pehlvi Decipherments. With an Incidental Sketch of the Derivation of Aryan Alphabets. And Contributions to the Early History and Geography of Tabaristan. Illustrated by Coins. By E. Thomas, P.R.8.

Vol. VI., Part 1, pp. 212, sewed, with two plates and a map. 1872. &e. CONTENTS.-The Ishmaelites, and the Arabic Tribes who Conquered their Country. By A. Sprenger.-A Brief Account of Four Arabic Works on the History and Geography of Arabia. By Captain 8. B. Miles.-- On the Methods of Disposing of the Dead at Llassa, Thibet, etc. By Charles Horne, late B.C.S. The Brbat-Sanhita;

or, Complete System of Natural Astrology of Varaha-mihir, Translated from Sanskrit into English by Dr. H. Kern.- Notes on Hwen Thsang's Account of the Principalities of Tokharistán, in which some Previous Geographical Identifications are Reconsidered. By Colonel Yule, C.B.-The Campaign of Ælius Gallus in Arabia. By A. Sprenger.-An Account of Jerusalem, Translated for the late Sir H. M. Elliot from the Persian Text of Násir ibn Khusrú's Safanámah by the late Major A. R. Fuller.The Poetry of Mohamed Rabadan, of Arragon. By the Right Hon. Lord Stanley of Alderley.

Vol. VI., Part II., pp. 213 to 400 and Luxxiv., sewed. Illustrated with a Map,

Plates, and Woodcuts 1873. 88.
CONTEXTS. - On Hionen-Thsang's Journey from Patna to Ballabhi. By James Fergusson,
D.C.L., F.R.S.-Northern Buddhism. (Note from Colonel H. Yule, addressed to the Secretary.)
-Hwen Thsang's Account of the Principalities of Tokharistán, etc. By Colonel H. Yule, C.B.
The Brhat-Saghità; or, Complete System of Natural Astrology of Varaha-mibira. Translated
from Sanskrit into English by Dr. ú. Kern. -The Initial Coinage of Bengal, under the Early
Muhammadan Conquerors. Part II. Embracing the preliminary period between A.R. 614-634
(A.D. 1217-1236-7). "By Edward Thomas, F.R.S. -The Legend of Dipankara Buddha. Translated
from the Chinese (and intended to illustrate Plates xxix. and L., free and Serpent Worship ').
By S. Beal.-Note on Art, IX., antè pp. 213-274, on Hiouen-Thsang's Journey from Patns to
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Assyrian Language. By H. F. Talbot.

Vol. VII., Part I., pp. 170 and 24, sewed. With a plate. 1874. 88.
CONTENTI.-The Upasampada-Kammaráca, being the Buddhist Manval of the Form and
Manner of Ordering of Priests and Deacons. The Pali Text, with a Translation and Notes,
By J. F. Dickson, B.A., sometime Student of Christ Church, Oxford, now of the Ceylon Civil
Service. -Notes on the Megalithic Monuments of the Coimbatore District, Madras. By M. J.
Walhouse, late Madras C.s.-Notes on the Sinhalese Language. No, 1. On the Formation of
the Plural of Neuter Nouns. By R. C. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service. -The Pali
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late of the Ceylon Civil Service. - The Brihat-Sanhita; or, Complete System of Natural Astrology
of Varaha-mihira. Translated from Sanskrit into English by Dr. H. Kern.- Note on the
Valley of Choombi. By Dr. A. Campbell, late Superintendent of Darjeeling.-The Name of the
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Origines of the Mongols. By H. H. Howorth.-Inedited Arabic Coins. By Stanley Lan. Poole. - Notice on the Dinars of the Abbasside Vynasty. By Edward Thomas Rogers.-The Northern Frontagers of China. Part II. The Origines of the Manchus. By H. N. Howorth. - Notes on the Old Mongolian Capital of Shangtu. By S. W. Bushell, B.Sc.,

M.D.-Oriental Proverbs in their Relations to Folklore, History, Sociology; with Suggestions for their Collection, Interpretation, Publication. By the Rev. J. Long.--Two Old Simhalese Inscriptions. The Sabasa Malla Inscription, date 1200 A.D., and the Ruwanwæli Dagaba Inscription, date 1191 A.D. Text, Translation, and Notes. By T. W. Rhys Davids.- Notes on a Bactrian Pali Inscription and the Samvat Era. By Prof. J. Dowson.--Note on a Jade Drinking Vessel of the Emperor Jahangir. By Edward Thomas, F.R.8.

Vol. VIII., Part I., pp. 156, sewed, with three plates and a plan. 1876. 8. CONTENTI. - Catalogue of Buddhist Sanskrit Manuscripts in the Possession of the Royal Asiatic Society (Hodgson Collection). By Professors E. B. Cowell and J. Eggeling.-On the Ruins of Sigiri in Ceylon. By T. H. Blakesley, Esq., Public Works Department, Ceylon. The Pâtimokkha, being the Buddhist Office of the Confession of Priests. The Pali Text, with Translation, and Notes... By J. F. Dickson, M.A., sometime Student of Christ Church, Oxford, new of the Cerloa Civil Service.- Notes on the Sinbalese Language. No. 3. Proofs of the Sanskritic Origin of Sinhalese. By R. C. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service.

Vol. VIII., Part II., pp. 157-308, sewed. 1876. 8.

CONTENTS.- An Account of the Island of Bali. By R. Friederich.-The Pali Text of the Maha. parinibbana Sutta and Commentary, with a Translation. By R. C. Childers, late of the Ceylon Civil Service. The Northern Frontagers of China Part ill. The Kara Khitai. By H.' H. Howorth.-Inedited Arabic Coins. ii. By Stanley Lane Poole. On the form of Government under the Native Sovereigns of Ceylon. By A. de Silva Ekanayaka, Mudaliyar of the Departo ment of Public Instruction, Ceylon.

Vol. IX., Part I., pp. 156, sewed, with a plate. 1877. 88.
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Persian of Mirza Mehdy Khán. By A. H. Schindler.

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1853–55. 3 parts. 8vo. pp. 56 and 101, sewed. Price £l.; CONTEXTS OP Part 1.:-Buddhism : Chariya Pitaka. By the Rev. D. J. Gogerly. -The Law of the Buddhist Priesthood. By the Rev. D. J. Gogerly. To be continued.-Statistical Account of the Districts of Chilaw and Putlam, North Western Province. By A. 0. Brodie, Esq.-Rock Inscription at Gooroo Godde Wibare, in the Magool Korle, Seren Körles. By A. O. Brodie, Esq.- Catalogue of Ceylon Birds. By E. P. Kelaart, Esq., and E. Ln Layard, Esq. (TO be continued.)

Contents of Part II. Price 78. 6d. Catalogue of Ceylon Birds. By E. P. Kelaart, Esq., and E. L. Layard.-Notes on some of the Forms of Salutations and Address known among ibe Singalese. By the Hon. Mr. J. Start.Rock Inscriptions. By A. 0. Brodie, Esq.-On the Veddhas of Bintedne. By the Rev. J. Gillings.-Rock Inscription at Piramanenkandel. By s C. Chitty, Esq.-Analysis of the Great IIistorical Poem of the Moors, entitled Surah. By s. C. Chitty, Esq. (To be continued).

Contents of Part III. 8vo. pp. 150. Price 78. 6d. Analysis of the Great Historical Poem of the Moors, entitled surah. By S. C. Chitty, Esq. (Concluded).- Description of New or little known Species of Reptiles found in Ceylon. By È, F. Kelaart.-The Laws of the Buddhist Priesthood By the Rev. D. J. Gogerly. (To be continued).- Ceylon Ornithology. By E F. Kelaart.-Some Account of the Rodiyas, with a Specimen of their Language. By S. C. Chitts, Esq.-Rock Inscriptions in the North-Western Province. By A. O. Brodie, Esq.

1865-6. 8vo. Pp. xi, and 184. Price 78. 6d. CONTENTA :-On Demonology and Witchcraft in Ceylon. By Dandris de sira Gooneratne Modliar.-The First Discourse Delivered by Buddha. By the Rev. D. J. Gogerly. Pootoor Well. - On the Air Breathing Fish of Ceylon. By Barcroft Boake, B.A. (Vice President Asiatic Society, Ceylon).-On the Origin of the Sinbalese Language. By J. D'Àlwis, Assistant Secretary:-A Few Reniarks on the Poisonous Properties of the Calotropis Gigantea, etc. By W. c. Ondaatjie, E-q., Colonial Assistant Surgeon. - On the Crocodiles of Ceylon. By Barcroft Boake, Vice-President, Asiatic Society, Ceylon. -Native Medicinal Oils.

1867-70. Part I. 8vo. pp. 150. Price 108. CONTENTS:- On the Origin of the Sinbalese Language. By James De Alwis.-A Lecture on Buddhism. By the Rev. B. J. Gogerly. -Description of two Birds new to the recorded Fauna of Ceylon. By 11. Nevil.-Description of a New Genus and Five New Species of Marine Unto valves from the Southern Province, Ceylon. By G. Xevill.–A Brief Notice of Robert Knox and his Companions in Captivity in Kandy for tbe space of Twenty Years, discovered among the Dutch Records preserved in the Colonial Secretary's Uffice, Colombo. By J. R. Blaka

1867-70. Part II. 8vo. pp. xl. and 45. Price 70. 6d. CONTEXTS:-Summary of the Contents of the First Book in the Buddhist Canon, called the Parafika Book.-By the Rev. 8. Coles.- Párájika Book No. 1. - Påsajika Book-No. 2.

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