Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

The oriental linguist, an easy and familiar introduction to the popular language of Hindoostan; (vulgarly, but Improperly called the Moors:) Comprizing The Rudiments of that Tongue, with an Extensive Vocabulary, English and Hindoostanee, and Hindoostanee and English: Accompanied with some plain and Useful Dialogues, Tales, Poems, &c. To Illustrate Construction and Facilitate the Acquisition of the Language. To which is added, for the Accomodation of the Army, The English and Hindoostanee part of The Articles of War, (from Colonel William Scott's Translation) with Practical Notes and Observations. By the author of The English and Hindoostanee dictionary.

Gilchrist, John Borthwick, 1759-1841.
  • Books
  • Online

Online resources

About this work


Calcutta : printed by Thomson, Ferris, and Greenway, 1798.

Physical description

[4],ix,[4],xii-xviii,162p. ; 2⁰.

Publications note

ESTC T96803

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



  • English

Permanent link