Sanskrit Grammar Books

Thu Jun 23 23:33:45 UTC 2011

Dear Herman,

On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 06:54:31PM -0400, Herman Tull wrote:
> I am doing some work involving early Sanskrit Grammars (my interest is in 
> those written in English).  I have been able to access quite a few, but the 
> earliest ones--Colebrooke's, A Grammar of the Sanskrit Language (1805) and 
> Carey's A Grammar of the Sungskrit Language (1804)--have thus far escaped 
> me.  Does anyone know of electronic versions of these volumes residing in 
> some accessible location?

Although not exactly what you are after you may find the following

Personal Name: 	Amarasiṃha.

Main Title: Kosha, or dictionary of the Sanskrit language, by Umura
Singha. With an English interpretation and annotations. By
H.T. Colebrooke...

Published/Created: 	Calcutta, Baneriee, 1891

Details and availability under `Full' link here (IeB Catalogus):

Kind regards,


> Thanks for the help.
> Herman Tull
> Princeton, NJ 

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