South East Asia Section, School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics
The Literary Language
Course books - The literary language
Burmese: an introduction to the literary style, by John Okell. 1994, Center for Burma Studies, Northern Illinois University. c 200 pp and 1x 60' tape of readings of the texts. For approach and contents see separate description in Section 1.6
Burmese manual, by J E Bridges. 1906, London, Luzac, also Rangoon ed. (out of print).
Burmese grammar and grammatical exercises, by A W Lonsdale. 1899, Rangoon, British Burma Press (out of print).