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Title Aspects of manuscript culture in South India [electronic resource] / edited by Saraju Rath.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.


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Description xv, 304 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill., col. maps.
Series Brill's Indological library, 0926-2916 ; v. 40
Brill's Indological library ; v. 40.
Note "This volume is an outcome of the workshop 'Production, distribution and collection of Sanskrit manuscripts in Ancient South India' which was organized at the International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden, on 20-21 April 2007"--Preface.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Manuscript culture and its impact in "India" : contours and parameters / Jan E.M. Houben and Saraju Rath -- On the Johan van Manen Collection : its origin and background / Saraju Rath -- A cultural encounter in the early 18th century : the collection of South Indian manuscripts by the French Jesuit fathers of the Carnatic Mission / Gerard Colas -- The South Indian drama manuscripts / Anna Aurelia Esposito -- The Jaiminiya Samaveda traditions and manuscripts in South India / Masato Fujii -- Texts and communities : the manuscripts of the lost Yamalastakatantra / Cezary Galewicz -- From palmleaves to a multimedia databank : a note on the 'Bhasa-Project' / Heike Moser -- The Sanskrit manuscripts in Tamilnadu / P. Perumal -- Indian exact sciences in Sanskrit manuscripts and their colophons / Kim Plofker -- Varieties of Grantha script : the date and place of origin of manuscripts / Saraju Rath -- From my grandfather's chest of palm leaf books / Sreeramula Rajeswara Sarma -- Ramasubrahmanya's manuscripts : intellectual networks in the Kaveri delta, 1693-1922 / Dominik Wujastyk -- The use of manuscript catalogues as sources of regional intellectual history in India's early modern period / Kenneth G. Zysk.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Manuscripts, Indic -- India, South -- History -- Congresses.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- India, South -- History -- Congresses.
Palm-leaf manuscripts -- India, South -- Congresses.
Manuscripts, Indic -- Collectors and collecting -- Congresses.
Indic literature -- Manuscripts -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Rath, Saraju.
International Institute for Asian Studies.
ProQuest (Firm)
Production, Distribution and Collection of Sanskrit Manuscripts in Ancient South India (Workshop) (2007 : Leiden, Netherlands)
ISBN 9789004219007
9789004223479 (e-book)

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