The New Asiatic miscellany Consisting of original essays, translations, and fugitive pieces

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  • Format Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
  • Contributors
  • Publication Calcutta [India] : from the press of Joseph Cooper, MDCCLXXXIX. [1789]-
  • Publication Dates Volume the first [Summer, 1789]-
  • Physical Details
    • v. ; 24 cm (4⁰)
  • Preceding Titles


  • Editor: Francis Gladwin.
  • First issue announced in the Calcutta Chronicle: 9 July 1789 (cf. Shaw).
  • Described in the "Advertisement" to the readers as a successor to the Asiatic miscellany (1785- ).
  • Includes texts in Sanskrit, Persian, and Urdu, with printing in naskh⁻i, nastaʻl⁻iq, and Devanagari characters; also includes essays and translations in English.
  • Reproduction of original from the British Library.
  • Shaw, G. Printing in Calcutta, 134
  • English Short Title Catalog, ESTCP2781.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.