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Indian life and legend

T. N. Jagadisan

Indian life and legend

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Published by Blackie in Bombay .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited and annotated by T. N. Jagadisan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS423 .J296
      The Physical Object
      Pagination193 p.
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5787657M
      LC Control Number59055592
      OCLC/WorldCa4729563


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