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Title:
Oriental studies; a selection of the papers read before the Oriental club of Philadelphia 1888-1894.
Author:
Oriental Club of Philadelphia.
Publication Information:
Boston : Ginn & company, 1894.
Physical Description:
278 pages, 1 leaf : plates. ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The physical geography of India, Morton W. Easton.--An interpretation of psalms LXXIII and XC, Marcus Jastrow.--Literature of Chinese laborers, Stewart Culin.--The alphabets of the Berbers, D. G. Brinton.--Who were the ancient Ethiopians? W. Max Müller.--Native Israelitish deities, George A. Barton.--A legal document of Babylonia, Morris Jastrow, jr.--A numerical fragment from Nippur, H. V. Hilprecht.--The holy numbers of the Rig-Veda, Edward Washburn Hopkins.--The change from surd to sonant in Japanese compounds, Benjamin Smith Lyman.--The Aryan name of the tongue, H. Collitz.--The feather and the wing in early mythology, Sara Yorke Stevenson.--The book of Ecclesiastes, Paul Haupt.
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Book