Definition of Tambur
1. tambura [n -S] - See also: tambura
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Literary usage of Tambur
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Maecenas and the Madrigalist: Patrons, Patronage, and the Origins of the by Anthony M. Cummings (2004)
"Anonymous setting of the tune tambur tambur. in canto ... sixteenth-century Florentine sources:233 the anonymous setting of the tune tambur tambur, which, ..."
2. Journey to Lhasa and Central Tibet by Sarat Chandra Das, William Woodville Rockhill (1902)
"Legend has it that many years ago, on this very pass, a certain cunning and designing Limbu of tambur Khola concealed under the rocks a red earthen jar ..."
3. On the Sensations of Tone as a Physiological Basis for the Theory of Music by Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz, Alexander John Ellis (1885)
"41-059 First interval on the tambur of Bagdad, the interval by which the ... *Bb, on the harmonical Interval from open string to second fret on the tambur ..."
4. On the Sensations of Tone as a Physiological Basis for the Theory of Music by Hermann von Helmholtz (1895)
"41-059 44 89: 40 01100 First interval on the tambur of Bagdad, the interval by which the 13th harmonic of ..."
5. Narratives of the Mission of George Bogle to Tibet, and of the Journey of by Sir Clements R Markham, George Bogle, Thomas Manning (1876)
"In November, 1848, Dr. Hooker entered the valley of the tambur, a tributary of the Kosi, in Eastern Nepal, ascending it, and its affluent the ..."