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Guide to Print Indexes in Microforms for Literature: Books on Asia

Western Books on Asia

Western Books on Asia. India and the West: selected works filmed from the holdings of Ames Library of South Asia, University of Minnesota. (FilmB)DS428 .W469 2005  Collection of approximately 600 books about India, mostly in English with some in Portuguese, French and German published between 1587 and the early 20th century. The majority of the books cover the 19th century.  See MICROFILM 12139.  Reel 1-106.  Reel contents:  pt. 1. Social life and customs (reel 1-12) -- pt. 2. Religion (reel 13-22) -- pt. 3. Land (reel 23-24) -- pt. 4. Social conditions (reel 25-31) -- pt. 5. Politics and government (reel 32-62) -- pt. 6. Description and travel (reel 63-106). 

Western books on Asia. India and the West. Bound pamphlets: published from the holdings of the Regents of the University of Minnesota, University Libraries, Ames Library of South Asia.  (FilmB)DS428 .W47 2006. Collection of 1,129 titles found in 112 bound volumes about India, collected by Charles Lesley Ames and now located in the Ames Library at the University of Minnesota. The works are mostly in English with some in French, German or Indian languages. About half were published in England, the rest in India. Most works were published during the 19th century, although some are from before 1760 and a few from after 1900.  See MICROFILM 12136.  48 microfilm reels.