A grammar of the Hindūstānī tongue, to which is added, a selection of easy extr. for reading, by D. Forbes

Duncan Forbes

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Pàgina 221 - Mr. Thornton is master of a style of great perspicuity and vigour, always interesting, and frequently rising into eloquence. His power of painting character and of bringing before the eye of the reader the events which he relates, is remarkable ; and if the knowledge of India can be made popular, we should say his is the pen to effect it" — Times. "Mr. Thornton's history is comprehensive in its plan, clear and forcible in its style, and impartial in its tone."— Globe.
Pàgina 226 - EXCURSIONS in ALBANIA; comprising a description of the Wild Boar, Deer, and Woodcock Shooting in that country, and a Journey from thence to Thessalonica and Constantinople, and up the Danube to Pest. By Major JJ BEST, HM's 34th Regt. Post 8vo- cloth, 10s. 6d. " A very pleasant and unaffected traveller.
Pàgina 240 - With Tables of Distances between the principal Towns and Military Stations On one sheet — size, 2 ft. 3 in. wide ; 2 ft. 9 in. high, 9s. ; or, on cloth, in a case, 12s.
Pàgina 236 - Thomson's Lunar and Horary Tables. For New and Concise Methods of Performing the Calculations necessary for ascertaining the Longitude by Lunar Observations, or Chronometers ; with directions for acquiring a knowledge of the Principal Fixed Stars and finding the Latitude of them.
Pàgina 232 - Memoir of the Operations of the British Army in India during the Mahratta War of 1817, 1818 and 1819 by Lieut.
Pàgina 239 - Horsburgh's Charts, For the Navigation from England to India and China, and throughout the Eastern Seas, viz. — 1. North Atlantic Ocean, 6s. 2. South Atlantic Ocean, 7s. 6d. 3. Anchorage at Gough's Island, 2s.
Pàgina 227 - Bellew (Capt.) Memoirs of a Griffin; or, A Cadet's First Year in India. By Captain BELLEW. Illustrated from Designs by the Author. A New Edition. Cr. 8vo. 10s. 6d. Bernay (Dr. AJ) Students
Pàgina 225 - Herat to Khiva, Moscow, and St. Petersburg, during the late Russian Invasion of Khiva. With some Account of the Court of Khiva and the Kingdom of Khaurisn. With Map and Portrait. 2 vols. Demy 8vo. 24s. Academy Sketches, including Various Exhibitions. Edited by Henry Blackburn, Editor of "Academy" and "Grosvenor
Pàgina 233 - Translation of several principal books, passages, and texts of the Veds, and of some controversial works on Brahmunical theology, by Rajah Rammohun Roy. 2nd edition, viii, 282. London, Parbury, Allen and Co., 1832.
Pàgina 240 - Size, 2ft. 3in. wide; 2ft. 9 in. high. 9s.; or on cloth, in a case, 12s. Map of the Overland Routes between England and India, With the other Lines of Communication, On one sheet — Size, 2 ft. 9 in. wide; 2ft.

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