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Published by Ananda Publishers in Calcutta .
Written in English



  • Calcutta (India)


  • Calcutta (India) -- Description and travel.,
  • Calcutta (India) -- Pictorial works.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Description and reproduction of line drawings of the places and buildings in Calcutta.

StatementRathin Mitra.
LC ClassificationsDS486.C2 M577 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination69 p. :
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1684325M
LC Control Number91905980

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