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Rainey"s a historical and topographical sketch of Calcutta

H. James Rainey

Rainey"s a historical and topographical sketch of Calcutta

by H. James Rainey

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Published by Sanskrit Pustak Bhandar in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Calcutta (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Calcutta (India) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHistorical and topographical sketch of Calcutta.
      Statementedited by P. Thankappan Nair.
      ContributionsThankappan Nair, P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS486.C2 R35 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2359610M
      LC Control Number86900993

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