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English names for Indian places

Marcus Francis Clifford Martin

English names for Indian places

a coded index of Indian post offices

by Marcus Francis Clifford Martin

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Published by India Study Circle in St. Leonards-on-sea (Sx.) .
Written in English

  • India.,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Names, Geographical -- India.,
    • Postal service -- India -- Guides.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby M. F. C. Martin; [edited by D. Lang].
      ContributionsIndia Study Circle.
      LC ClassificationsDS405 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[3], vii, 59 p.
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5576514M
      LC Control Number67088231

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