COULSON, Michael. 1936 — 1975. British Indologist. Educated at St.Paul’s School in London, studies at Trinity College, Oxford. D.Phil. 1966 Oxford. Then in 196?-72 Lecturer and Head of Sanskrit Department at University of Edinburgh.
Publications: Diss. manuscript 1966, publ. as A critical edition of the Mālatīmādhava. Ed. by R. Sinclair. 61+280 p. Delhi 1989.
– Sanskrit. An Introduction to the Classical Language. 513 p. Teach Yourself Books. L. 1976.
– Translated: Three Sanskrit Plays. Śakuntalā, Mālatīmādhava, Mudrārākṣasa. 429 p. Hamondsworth 1981.
Sources: Short note by De Jong, IIJ 21, 1979, 67; not in the Who Was Who.