Author:John Beames

John Beames
Indian Civil Service (I.C.S.) officer and scholar of Indian history, literature and linguistics
John Beames


  • Grammar of the Bengali Language, literary and colloquial (1891) (transcription project)
  • Memoirs of a Bengal Civilian (pub. 1961)
  • On the Present Position of Old Hindi in Oriental Philology in The Indian Antiquary (1872)
  • The Jungle Forts of Northern Orissa in The Indian Antiquary (1872)
  • Chaitanya and the Vaishnava Poets of Bengal : Studies in Bengali Poetry of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries. in The Indian Antiquary (1873)
  • On some Koch Words in Mr. Damant's Article on the Palis of Dinajpur. in The Indian Antiquary (1872)

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