PUBLICATION

 
Year
Book Description
2016

Houlton’s Bihar, the Heart of India Vishwa Mohan Jha ed., 2016 (Rs.600/-), ISBN 978-93-83647-03-3 (HB), Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 21.

2015

Paper of W.G. Archer: An Account of Musahar Movement in North Bihar Before Independence Hetukar Jha ed., 2015 (Rs.450/-), ISBN 978-93-83647-02-6 (HB), Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 20.

2014

गांधी जी के चंपारण आंदोलन के सूत्रधार राजकुमार शुक्ल की डायरी Bhairav Lal Das ed., 2014, (Rs.650/-), ISBN 978-93-83647-01-9 (HB), Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 16.

2013

A Kaithi HandBook. By George Abraham Grierson, (Rs. 225/-), ISBN 978-93-83647-00-2(HB), KAMESHWAR SINGH BIHAR HERITAGE SERIES – 18

Glimpses of Mithila and Maithili: The Correspondence of, George Abraham Grierson Mithilesh Kumar Jha Compiled & Edited., 2013, (Rs.540/-), ISBN 978-93-83647-05-7(HB), KAMESHWAR SINGH BIHAR HERITAGE SERIES – 17

Reflections on History, Society and Social Change in India, Hetukar Jha ed., 2012, (Rs.250/-), ISBN 978-93-81144-25-1 (Hb). The book contains the texts of the Maharajadhiraja Kameshwar Singh Memorial Lectures delivered by Manager Pandey, Uma Das Gupta, Muchkund Dubey, K.L. Sharma, Dipankar Gupta and Pradip Kr. Bose.

2012

History of Tirhut: From Earliest Times to the End of the Nineteenth Century by Shyam Narayan Singh, 1st edn. 1922 2nd edn. , 2012, (Rs.500/-), Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 16.

2011

Notes on the District of Gaya by George A.Grierson, Hetukar Jha ed., 2011, (Rs.400/-), ISBN 978-81-908806-9-5. Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 15.

2010

A Liberal Hindu Aristocrat : Maharajadhiraja Rameshwara Singh of Darbhanga (1860-1929) Hetukar Jha ed., 2010, (Rs.450/-), ISBN 978-81-908806-8-8 (HB). The book contains documents, speeches and photographs of Maharajadhiraja Rameshwara Singh of Darbhanga, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 14.

2009

Maithili Chrestomathy And Vocabulary By George A. Grierson, Hetukar Jha and Vedanatha Jha eds., 2009 (Rs.350/-), ISBN 978-81-908806-7-1 (HB). A pioneering work of George A. Grierson that virtually established Maithili as a distinct language having a long literary tradition and a rich stock of folk lore. It is packed with material of immense value for scholars working on regional cultures, languages / dialects, etc. from historical perspective, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 13.

2008

Bihar in the eyes of British travellers and painters   1780-1850, Surendra Gopal and Tejakar Jha eds., 2008 (Rs. 600.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-6-4 (HB). This volume presents the works of two artists, William Hodges and William Daniell and that of a woman traveller, Miss Emma Roberts. It contains the images of the monuments as well as scenes from the towns and villages. Simultaneously, their observations throw much light on the impact of early British rule on Bihar, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 12.

2007

bihar darpanCourage and Benevolence : Maharajadhiraja Kameshwar Singh (1907-1962), Hetukar Jha ed., 2007 (Rs. 500.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-3-3 (HB) This book contains the records, photographs and documents (collected so far) which provide at least a glimpse of the life of the last scion of the Khandavala dynasty. Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 10.

india tractsRemarks on the Husbandry and Internal Commerce of Bengal by Henry Thomas Colebrooke, Chandra Prakash N. Sinha ed., 2007 (Rs. 250.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-4-0 (HB). Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 11.

tirhutIndia : Some Crucial Questions, Hetukar Jha ed., 2007 (Rs. 250.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-5-7 (HB). The book contains the texts of Maharajadhiraja Kameshwar Singh Memorial Lectures, delivered by Namwar Singh, Amiya Kumar Bagchi, Andre’ Beteille, D.K.Bhattacharya, Bagirath Lal Das, Sho Kuwajima, Satish Saberwal and Ramawatar Yadav.

2006

bhagalpur darpanJharkhandi Jha Rachit Bhagalpur Darpan (in Hindi), Panchanand Mishra and Ajay Kumar Jha eds., 2006 (Rs. 500.00). It contains historical and sociological details of eastern Bihar of early twentieth century, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 9.

2005

mithila darpanMithila Darpan of Ras Bihari Lal Das (in Hindi), Hetukar Jha ed., 2005 (Rs. 750.00). It contains a comprehensive account of the traditions, legends, communities, rivers, environment, etc., of Mithila in early Twentieth Century, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 8.

2003

transformation of biharTransformation of Bihar : European Discourses (From Late 16th to Early 19th Century), by Prof. Aniruddha Ray, 2003 (Rs. 600.00). It contains the details of trade and other aspects of life in Bihar as described by the officials of French and Dutch companies, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 7.

maujesultaniMauz-i-Sultani : Mughal Rajkumar Zubairuddin Bahadur Gorgan ke Sansmaran (in Hindi), Surendra Gopal and Ezaz Ahmad eds., 2003 (Rs. 450.00). Mauz-i-Sultani was first published in 1884. It contains the travel accounts of a descendant of the last Mughal emperor of India. Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 6.

2002

tirhutPerspectives on Indian Society and History: A critique , Hetukar Jha ed., 2002 (Rs.250.00), ISBN 81-7304-422-8. The book contains the texts of the Maharajadhiraja Kameshwar Singh Memorial Lectures delivered by Ramkrishna Mukherjee , Sabyasachi Bhattacharya , Binay Bhushan Chaudhuri , K.S. Singh and Surendra Gopal.

2001

tirhutMithila in the Nineteenth Century : Aina-i-Tirhut of Bihari Lal ‘Fitrat’, Hetukar Jha ed., 2001 (Rs. 500.00). Aina-i-Tirhut    (in Urdu) was first published in 1883. It contains a very elaborate and objective account of culture, education, professions, religious activities, heritage sites, famines, ecology as well as economy of north eastern Bihar during the nineteenth century. The present edition includes both the original version and its translation in Hindi, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 5.

1999

kalyani koshKalyani Kosh, A Maithili – English Dictionary, Govinda Jha ed.,  1999 (Rs.475.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-2-6 (HB).  This is the first Maithili – English dictionary. It contains more than forty thousand Maithili words (in both Deonagari & Roman scripts) along with their meanings in Maithili as well as English, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 4.

1997

tirhutA Glimpse of Tirhut in the Second Half of the Nineteenth  century : Riaz-i-Tirhut of Ayodhya Prasad “Bahar”, Hetukar Jha ed., 1997 (Rs. 200.00). It was first published in 1868 in Urdu. The author narrated the details of socio – economic life of the people of north eastern Bihar based mostly on his personal observations. The present edition contains both the original version as well as its translation in Hindi, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 3.

1996

bihar darpanBabu Ramdeen Singh Rachita Bihar Durpan (in Hindi), Dhirendra Nath Singh ed., 1996, (Rs.190.00),                    ISBN 978-81-908806-0-21 (HB). Bihar Durpan was first published in 1881. It contains the biographical sketches of twenty four Biharis of different caste groups. These sketches present a rich account of the socio-economic life of the people of Bihar during late Mughal and early colonial days, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 1.

india tractsIndia Tracts : Major J. Browne’s Report on the Jungle Tarai People of South Bihar during 1774 – 1779,  Chandra Prakash N. Sinha ed., Foreword by Professor Walter Hauser, 1996 (Rs. 200.00), ISBN 978-81-908806-1-9 (HB). India Tracts was first published in 1788 in London. The book contains the first (non-professional) ethnographic account of a tribe (Bhuiyas) in India. It also deals with the first tribal revolt in the country, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 2.

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