[INDOLOGY] Looking for two older (short) books on "Sadani"

Jürgen Neuß jneuss at makroskop.de
Thu Nov 7 16:01:22 EST 2019


Dear John and Richard,

the entry points to the State Library Berlin (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin).  
I just looked up their catalogue and it does list Whitley's work, but says  
that it was lost during war and use is impossible.

Sorry,
Jürgen


On Thu, 07 Nov 2019 21:37:09 +0100, Richard Mahoney | Indica et Buddhica  
via INDOLOGY <indology at list.indology.info> wrote:

> Dear John,
>
> Whitley seems to be in the stacks in Berlin (details under "FULL  
> RECORD"):
>
> http://bit.ly/32x8XFu
>
> or long
>
> https://scholia.indica-et-buddhica.org/search/zdb.sch?attribute=%40attr+1%3D4&query=Notes+on+the+G%C3%A1nw>%C3%A1r%C3%AD+Dialect+of+Lohardaga&operator=&attribute2=&query2=&submit=search
>
>
> Best, Richard
>
>
>
>> --
> Richard Mahoney | Indica et Buddhica
>Littledene Bay Road Oxford NZT: +6433121699 M: +64210640216 
> r.mahoney at indica-et-buddhica.org
> https://indica-et-buddhica.org/
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Peterson via INDOLOGY <indology at list.indology.info>
> Reply-To: jpeterson at isfas.uni-kiel.de
> To: INDOLOGY <indology at list.indology.info>
> Subject: [INDOLOGY] Looking for two older (short) books on "Sadani"
> Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 13:17:27 +0100
> Mailer: CAU Webmail/1.3.10
>
>
> Dear members,
>
> Would any member of this list by any fortunate chance of fate perhaps be  
> in a library which contains either of the >following two short grammars  
> of "Sadani" (known locally in Jharkhand as "Sadri" or "Nagpuri")?
>
> [1] Whitley, E.H., S.P.G. 1896. Notes on the Gánwárí Dialect of  
> Lohardaga, Chota Nagpur, assisted by A. Salkar, 1895. >Calcutta: 1896
>
> [2] Floor, H. 1931. Language Hand-Book/Sadani (The Patois of Chota  
> Nagpur). Calcutta: Tea District Labour >Association. [Note that this  
> book may have "Tea District Labour Association" or "Anonymous" as its  
> author.]
>
> Both books are mentioned in Jordan-Horstmann's 1969 grammar of this  
> language but my co-author and I (who have >now otherwise finished our  
> grammar of this language and would like to send it off for publication)  
> have not been able to >locate a copy of either. We are now hoping that a  
> smaller library which may not have all of its books in digitally  
> >catalogued may be able to help us here.
>
> Any help - whether as a scan, paper copy or loan of this book - would be  
> greatly appreciated!
>
> Best,
> John Peterson
>
>
>
> --John Peterson
> Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ISFAS)
> Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
> Olshausenstraße 40
> D-24098 Kiel
> Germany
>
>
> Tel.: (+49) (0)431-880 2414
> Fax: (+49) (0)431-880 7405
>
> Homepage:  
> http://www.isfas.uni-kiel.de/de/linguistik/mitarbeitende/john-peterson
>
> Project on the languages of South Asia:
> http://www.isfas.uni-kiel.de/de/linguistik/efprojects
>
> "Some you win, and some you learn."
> _______________________________________________
> INDOLOGY mailing list
>> INDOLOGY at list.indology.info
>
>> indology-owner at list.indology.info
> (messages to the list's managing committee)
>> http://listinfo.indology.info
> (where you can change your list options or unsubscribe)



-- 
***
Jürgen Neuß
Zwinglistr. 40
10555 Berlin
***
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://list.indology.info/pipermail/indology_list.indology.info/attachments/20191107/23abef85/attachment.html>


More information about the INDOLOGY mailing list