Berkeley: University of California Press, 1960. Hardcover. xv, 1217 pages. Ownership signature of noted Mongolist James Bosson on the front pastedown endpaper, his chops in Chinese and Mongolian to title page. Occasional corrections in pencil in text in Bosson's hand. Well worn 11x8.5 inch massive green cloth- covered boards with weak hinges.
Compiled by Mattai Haltod, John Gombojab Hangin, Serge Kassatkin and Ferdinand D. Lessing.Includes English transliteration, the modern Cyrillic transcription, the old Mongolian script form and an English definition of the Mongolian words.