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Costumes and characters of the British Raj

Evelyn Battye

Costumes and characters of the British Raj

by Evelyn Battye

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Published by Webb & Bower in Exeter, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Costume -- India.,
    • India -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEvelyn Battye ; illustrated by Cecil Elgee ; introduction by M.M. Kaye.
      ContributionsElgee, Cecil.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS421 .B286 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3870713M
      ISBN 100906671426
      LC Control Number81193628
      OCLC/WorldCa8341214

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