A Grammer of the Sinhalese Language.
Colombo The Royal Asiatic Society Ceylon Branch, 1938
First edition pp.xxii, , 200. A very good copy in the original cloth-backed boards.
Geiger's first attempt at a grammar of Sinhalese had been printed in 1900 as Part I.16 of the Encyclopedia of Indo-Aryan Research. In this revised version he was able to trace the development of the Sinhalese language in more detail due to the publication since 1900 of "a considerable number of texts of the old Sinhalese literature, which were formerly inaccessible to Europeans."