illustrated handbook of Indian arms and those of Nepal, Burma, Thailand [and] Malaya

by Egerton, Wilbraham Egerton Earl

Publisher: White Orchid Press in Bagkok

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Other titlesIllustrated handbook of Indian arms : being a classified and descriptive catalogue ...
StatementWilbrahim [i.e. Wilbraham] Egerton.
SeriesBibliotheca Orientalis -- v. 1, Bibliotheca Orientalis (Bangkok, Thailand) -- v. 1.
ContributionsIndia Museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUB103 .E44 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 162 p., 15 leaves of plates (some folded) :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15449685M

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