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Oriental Translation Fund ... He had undertaken to translate from the Mahratta
into the Eng . lish language a code of Regulations drawn up by order of the late
Tippu Sultan , the sovereign of Mysor , for ' the guidance of his revenue officers .
Oriental Translation Fund. ESSA Y ON THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE HINDUS .
It is true that the Hindus were in possession of numerous treatises on architecture
, sculpture , & c . , which collectively are called the Silpa Sástra , * but ...
Oriental Translation Fund. to the Christian æra , and their celebrity to have
attracted the notice of Ptolemy . The few facts , it is true , that have been recorded
of these dynasties , or preserved by tradition , are unfortunately inadequate to the
Oriental Translation Fund. Having yoked the oxen , ” continues the same author ,
“ a little more to the right than to the left of the pole , or towards the right hand of
the driver , and having recited the appropriate prayers , let furrows be drawn ...
Oriental Translation Fund. be shaped like the leaf of an opening bud , tapering
gradually from the bottom to the top . ” " Around this a circle is drawn with a cord
of twice the height of the gnomon , by fixing one end of it to its base and carrying
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Ram Raz: Essay on the Architecture of the Hindús / by Rám Ráz. - London : Parker, 1834. - xiv, 64 S. : Ill. - (Oriental Translation Fund) Die bibliographische Beschreibung im Haupteintrag ist unzureichend und irreführend.