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book of the marvels of India

Buzurg ibn Shahriyar Ramhurmuzi

book of the marvels of India

from the Arabic by L. Marcel Devic.

by Buzurg ibn Shahriyar Ramhurmuzi

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Published by G. Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGolden dragon library
    ContributionsDevic, L. Marcel,, Quennell, Peter, 1905-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS410 R253 1928
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15328100M


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