Linguistic Survey of India: Gramophone Records of Languages and Dialects Spoken in the Central Provinces and Berar; Supplied by the Central Provinces and Berar Administration - Transcriptions and Translations

Linguistic Survey of India: Gramophone Records of Languages and Dialects Spoken in the Central Provinces and Berar; Supplied by the Central Provinces and Berar Administration - Transcriptions and Translations

Superintendent Governement Press, 1919. Staple-bound. This is a scarce copy of a 1919 linguistic survey of the Central Provinces and Berar of India under the British Raj. Includes a word-by-word transcription of gramophone recordings of native speakers and a translation (Indian-word phonetic, individual translation of each word, then a free translation to make each song/story understandable). Shows minor wear and foxing, former owner's name on the front. Pages are mostly clean, text is intact and unmarred. Good. Item #mon0001439901

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