... and to the communication of it to the European world in a well known language
of Europe . * * The Royal Asiatic Society is chiefly indebted to one of its members
, Richard Clarke , Esq . , for the accomplishment of this important and desirable ...
As of most other sciences among the Hindus , the rules and precepts of
architecture and sculpture had been , with some solitary exceptions , locked up in
the Sanscrit language ; and , as the study of this language was limited , in
general , to ...
While in these situations he prosecuted the study of the English language ; and
by acquiring a more grammatical knowledge of the several * vernacular dialects
which he had been taught in early life , he added to a character for natural ...
He is believed to have been the inventor of the letters now in use in the Tamil ,
and the first who refined that language on the principles of the Sanscrit or
northern dialect ; and as this personage is stated also to have officiated both as
MISCELLANEOUS TRANSLATIONS FROM ORIENTAL LANGUAGES , Volume
the First . ... The Vedala Cadai , being the Tamul Version of a Collection of
Ancient Tales in the Sanscrit Language : popularly known throughout India , and
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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.