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PLATTS, John T..

Title A Grammar of the Hindustani or Urdu Language.
Publisher London Humphrey Milford
Date 1941
Book ID 37313


7th impression. Original blue cloth, sprinkled edges. 399pp., Barely used, crisp and clean. One or two marks to upper board. A very good copy. A later edition of the ‘Hindustani Manual’ first published in 1873. John Platts (1830–1904), was was born in Calcutta but educated in Britain. He taught both at Benares, in India, and also at Oxford where he taught Persian. He died at Oxford. His Persian and Hindi grammars were a marked advance upon the work of any English predecessor, and are still in use today.
Price: £15.00

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