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Classical Tibetan Language, The
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Stephan V. Beyer
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: SUNY Press

Among Asian languages, Tibetan is second only to Chinese in the depth of its historical record, with texts dating back as far as the eighth and ninth centuries, written in an alphabetic script that preserves the contemporaneous phonological features of the language. The Classical Tibetan Language is the first comprehensive
A Classical Tibetan Reader
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Yael Bentor
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-18 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A Classical Tibetan Reader answers a long-standing need for well chosen readings to accompany courses in classical Tibetan language. Professor Bentor has built her Tibetan reader out of time-tested selections from texts that she has worked with while teaching classical Tibetan over the past twenty years. She has assembled here
The Classical Tibetan Language
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Stephan V. Beyer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Among Asian languages, Tibetan is second only to Chinese in the depth of its historical record, with texts dating back as far as the eighth and ninth centuries, written in an alphabetic script that preserves the contemporaneous phonological features of the language. The Classical Tibetan Language is the first comprehensive
A Textbook in Classical Tibetan
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Joanna Bialek, Taylor & Francis Group
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03 - Publisher: Routledge

A Textbook in Classical Tibetan is the first comprehensive course book in the Classical Tibetan language written in English. The textbook describes the grammar of pre-16th century Classical Tibetan works for beginners and students of intermediate level. It is intended to cover the most essential topics that can be mastered
An Introduction to Classical Tibetan
Language: bo
Pages: 199
Authors: Stephen Hodge
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Classical Tibetan, with origins dating to the seventh century, is the language found in a huge corpus of surviving Tibetan, mostly Buddhist, texts; native Tibetans still employ this language, today, when writing on religious, medical or historical subjects. This book aims to provide a rapid introduction to the main elements