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ancient Indian royal consecration

J. C. Heesterman

ancient Indian royal consecration

the rājasūya described according to the Yajus texts and annoted

by J. C. Heesterman

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Published by Mouton in "s-Gravenhage .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J.C. Heesterman.
SeriesDisputationes Rheno-Trajectinae ;, 2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 84/4084 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 235 p. ; 24 cm.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2917966M
LC Control Number84150529

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