Life in India or, The English at Calcutta. by Monkland Mrs.

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Published by H. Colburn in London .

Written in English

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  • Calcutta (India),
  • India


  • British -- India -- Fiction,
  • Calcutta (India) -- Fiction

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LC ClassificationsPZ3.M7499 Li2
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6443420M
LC Control Number42035042

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