Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. No. I. January, 1891.

By: Asiatic Society Of Bengal

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12 pages + printed blue wrappers. Wrappers detached and chipped. Edgewear and small chips to margins of leaves. Contents: Monthly General Meeting; Election of Members; Withdrawal of Members; Presentation to the Society of an old gun, with inscription, from False Point; President - Translation of a Sanad by Akbar; President - Inscription of Ghiyasu-d-din Balban at Manglaur, Saharanpour; Votes on alteration of the Rules; Papers [NB: the titles only of the first two of these three papers are given, to indicate that they were read at the meeting. The complete papers are not contained in these proceedings]: 1. On an inscription of the 7th Century A. D. Relating to the reigning family of Meywar, found at Kundd near Udaipur - by Mahamahopadhya Kaviraja Shyamaldas. 2. Notes on some of the Muhammadan coins collected by the Afghan Boundary Commission, from an historical point of view - by Major H. G. Raverty. 3. Description of a two Cowree piece, the lowest denomination of the Hindu system of copper coinage - by W. Theobold; Library. [The "Library" section is a 6 page list of additions to the library: Transactions, Proceedings and Journals presented by the respective Societies and Editors; Books and Pamphlets presented by the Authors, Translators, &c. ; Miscellaneous Presentations; Periodicals Purchased; Books Purchased]. The blue wrappers have a printed "List of Books For Sale at the Library of the Asiatic Society of Bengal".; 8vo

Title: Proceedings of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. No. I. January, 1891.

Author Name: Asiatic Society Of Bengal

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Calcutta, Asiatic Society: 1891

Binding: Original Wraps

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 003328

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