Yig bskur rnam gzhag = Yig bskur rnam gshag : A general letter-writer in simple idiomatic Tibetan /

Yig bskur rnam gzhag = Yig bskur rnam gshag : A general letter-writer in simple idiomatic Tibetan /

 

 

Name:
Das, Sarat Chandra, 1849-1917 (Compiler)
Title:
Yig bskur rnam gzhag = Yig bskur rnam gshag : A general letter-writer in simple idiomatic Tibetan /
Other Titles:
General letter-writer in simple idiomatic Tibetan; Yig bskur rnam gshag
Abstract:
Collection of original letters by Bkaʾ-blon Bshad-sgra (pages 2-52), addessed to various lamas, ministers, chieftains, etc., and obtained by Das while in Tibet in 1881-1882; also includes letters partly composed and partly compiled by Bla-ma Shes-rab-rgya-mtsho, head lama of Ghoom Monastery, near Darjeeling, (pages 54-72); and a popular letter-writing manual for business and ordinary correspondence, which was obtained by Mr. A.W. Paul, Political officer with the Sikkim Expedition of 1888.
Collection Name:
The Tharchin Collection
Subjects:
Letter writing, Tibetan; Tibetan language; Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--History
Format:
books
Genre:
History; Texts
Place of Origin:
Darjeeling?] :
Publisher:
[publisher not identified],
Date:
[1901?]
Physical Description:
xii, 88 pages ; 24 cm
Note:
Part III, containing standard letter-forms for business and ordinary correspondence used by the tung-yigs (correspondence clerks of Tibet).A later edition of this work was published in 1938 in Chengdu, China.Library's copy lacks pages 83-[88?].
Language:
Tibetan
Contents:
Part I. Bkaʾ-blon Bshad-sgras brtsoms pa bzhugs so -- Part II. Bla-ma Shes-rab-rgya-mtshos brtsams pa -- Part III. Yig bskur rnam gzhag
Catalog Record:
13014079
Digital Project:
Tibetan Studies Special Collections at Columbia University
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-1n5a-p338