The Resource Lectures on India : also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries

Lectures on India : also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries

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Lectures on India : also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries
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Lectures on India
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also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries
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d. 1869
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Wright, Caleb
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  • legal articles
  • dictionaries
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  • 1802-1852
  • 1806-1878
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  • Weitbrecht, J. J.
  • Duff, Alexander
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  • India
  • India
  • India
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Lectures on India : also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries
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Costumes and remarkable personages in India.--Lectures on India.--A lecture on the condition of women in pagan and Mohammedan countries.--Description of the habits and superstitions of the Thugs; a sect who profess to be divinely authorized to plunder and murder.--Specimens of the Shasters, or sacred books of the Brahmins [with A description of the Shasters, by J.J. Weitbrecht].--Duff, A. Description of two pagan festivals, celebrated annually in Calcutta, at an expense of three millions of dollars.--Curiosities and remarkable customs in pagan and Mohammedan countries, illustrated by anecdotes and numerous engravings
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24 cm.
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unknown
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288 p.
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ill.
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remote
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(OCoLC)1898095
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Lectures on India : also, descriptions of remarkable customs and personages in other pagan and Mohammedan countries
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Publication
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Each part has also special t.p
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Costumes and remarkable personages in India.--Lectures on India.--A lecture on the condition of women in pagan and Mohammedan countries.--Description of the habits and superstitions of the Thugs; a sect who profess to be divinely authorized to plunder and murder.--Specimens of the Shasters, or sacred books of the Brahmins [with A description of the Shasters, by J.J. Weitbrecht].--Duff, A. Description of two pagan festivals, celebrated annually in Calcutta, at an expense of three millions of dollars.--Curiosities and remarkable customs in pagan and Mohammedan countries, illustrated by anecdotes and numerous engravings
Dimensions
24 cm.
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unknown
Extent
288 p.
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1898095

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