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Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal
Bib ID 926908
Format JournalJournal
Description Calcutta : Bishop's College Press, 1832-1936 
75 v. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
Numbering Note Vols. 8-73 also called new ser.  Vols. 34-73 issued in parts (v. 34-73 in 2 pts., v. 62-63, 65, 67-73 in 3 pts.): pt. 1, History, antiquities, etc. (varies slightly); pt. 2, Natural history, etc. (varies slightly); pt. 3, Anthropology, etc. (varies slightly). 
Notes

Although the title: Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal was used from this publications inception in 1832, the name, Asiatic Society of Bengal, was not officially adopted until 1851. Prior to this date the official name of the organization was the Asiatick Society.

Some issues accompanied by supplements or extra numbers.

Issues for 1832-1864 include the Society's proceedings (later published separately); v. 73, pt. 1 includes section "Numismatic supplement," no. 1-4.

Merged with: Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal in 1904 to form: Journal and proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. However in order to complete the work of the series two vols (74 & 75) were published after the commencement of this new title, vol. 74 (1905/08) and vol 75 (1912-1936).

With a book-plate stating that this item is from the library of S.S. "Discovery" of the Polar Expedition of 1901-4, and was presented to this Library by Sir R. Leicester Harmsworth.

GE22437.

Life Dates Vol. 1 (1832)-v. 75 (1936) 
Later Title

Journal and proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal

Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal

Former Title

Asiatick researches, or, Transactions of the Society instituted in Bengal, for inquiring into the history and antiquities, the arts, sciences, and literature of Asia

Index/Finding Aid Note Vols. 1 (1832)-23 (1854) (includes index to v. 19-20 of Asiatick researches). 1 v. 
Subjects Oriental philology -- Periodicals.  |  India -- Periodicals.  |  Asia -- Periodicals.
Other authors/contributors Asiatic Society of Bengal

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    Collect from: Main Reading Room - Most pre 2005 held offsite
    Call Number: S 060.9541 ROY
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: The following issues held at GMM 506.254 ASI:
    v.1:no.1 (1832:Jan) - n.s. v.16:no.12 (1847:Dec)
    The following issue held at RB MOD 69:
    v.68:pt.2, no.3 (1899)
    The following issues held at S 060.9541 ROY:
    v.45:pt.1, no.1-2 (1876),
    v.46:pt.1, no.2-4 (1877),
    v.47:pt.1 (1878),
    v.69:pt.2 (1900),
    v.70:pt.1, no.1, extra no.1-2, pt.2-3 (1901),
    v.71:pt.1, no.1, extra no.1, pt.2-3 (1902),
    v.72:pt.1, no.1, pt.2-3 (1903),
    v.73:pt.2-3 (1904),
    v.74:pt.2 (1905-1908),
    v.75:pt.1-5 (1912-1936)
     
    Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
    Call Number: RB MOD 69
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: Vol. 68, pt. 2, no. 3 (1899)
     
    Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
    Call Number: GMM 506.254 ASI
    Status: Available
    Items/Issues Held: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 1832)-n.s. v. 16, no. 12 (Dec. 1847)
    Details Collect From
    S 060.9541 ROY Main Reading Room - Most pre 2005 held offsite
    RB MOD 69 Special Collections Reading Room
    GMM 506.254 ASI Special Collections Reading Room

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