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Hindoo law. Defence of the Daya bhaga. Notice of the case on Prosoono Coomar Tagore"s will. Judgment of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. Examination of such judgment. by John Cochrane

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Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English


  • Jimutavahana.,
  • Tagore, Prossono Coomar, 1801-1868.,
  • Inheritance and succession -- India.,
  • Hindu law.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDefence of the Daya bhaga.
ContributionsTagore, Joteendro Mohun, Sir, maharaja bahadur, 1831-1908,, Tagore, Ganendro Mohun,, Great Britain. Privy Council. Judicial Committee.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 410 p.
Number of Pages410
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14051243M

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