I am away on holiday from the 8th August to the 20th August 2019. If you want to order any books, then you still can and I will process them on my return.

BOYD, Andrew.

Title Guide to 14 Asiatic Languages.
Publisher London Pilot Press
Date 1947
Book ID 35089
First Edition  

Description

Original yellow cloth in original dust-wrapper, War Economy paper. Post-war publishing material but a good, clean tight copy. Owner name inscription to endpaper. Used; Very Good An interesting period work, written for : "The traveller visiting the newly-awakened East... " Turkish, Arabic, Persian, Hindustani, Japanese, Chinese, Siamese, Burmese, Malay, Tamil, Bengali. Arranged in geographic groups as comparative word-lists. With an fascinating 'Hobson-Jobson' selection of 'Anglo-Asiatic' words commonly used by English people at the time.
Price: £20.00

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