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Rev. Felix Carey : medical missionary and linguist

Author: Palit, Chittabrata

Keywords: Carey, Felix, -- 1786-1822
Missionaries, Medical

Issue Date: 2012-07

Publisher: National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata

Description: The article gives a biographical sketch of Rev. Felix Carey medical missionary and linguist. Details of his life in Bengal, when his father was posted as manager for Indigo Industry in Malda district. Felix become full-fledged missionary preacher at an early age of 14 years and 2 months. Felix was an expert printer, compositor and proofreader. Felix learned Sanskrit, Hindustani and Bengali. He was also engaged in medical services in Serampore, Calcutta, Burma.

Description: Includes bibliographical references.

Source: National Council of Science Museums

Type: Article

Received From: National Council of Science Museums


DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Palit, Chittabrata
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-16T05:13:37Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-16T05:13:37Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2012-07
dc.description.abstract The article gives a biographical sketch of Rev. Felix Carey medical missionary and linguist. Details of his life in Bengal, when his father was posted as manager for Indigo Industry in Malda district. Felix become full-fledged missionary preacher at an early age of 14 years and 2 months. Felix was an expert printer, compositor and proofreader. Felix learned Sanskrit, Hindustani and Bengali. He was also engaged in medical services in Serampore, Calcutta, Burma.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 99-101p.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Carey, Felix, -- 1786-1822
Missionaries, Medical
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 2
dc.format.medium text
DC Field Value
dc.contributor.author Palit, Chittabrata
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-16T05:13:37Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-16T05:13:37Z
dc.description Includes bibliographical references.
dc.date.issued 2012-07
dc.description.abstract The article gives a biographical sketch of Rev. Felix Carey medical missionary and linguist. Details of his life in Bengal, when his father was posted as manager for Indigo Industry in Malda district. Felix become full-fledged missionary preacher at an early age of 14 years and 2 months. Felix was an expert printer, compositor and proofreader. Felix learned Sanskrit, Hindustani and Bengali. He was also engaged in medical services in Serampore, Calcutta, Burma.
dc.source National Council of Science Museums
dc.format.extent 99-101p.
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata
dc.subject Carey, Felix, -- 1786-1822
Missionaries, Medical
dc.type Article
dc.identifier.issuenumber 2
dc.format.medium text