A code of Gentoo laws : or, Ordinations of the pundits, from a Persian translation, made from the original, written in the Shanscrit language.
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- A code of Gentoo laws : or, Ordinations of the pundits, from a Persian translation, made from the original, written in the Shanscrit language.
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[no publisher identified], 1781
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- Ordinations of the pundits
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Translated from the Vivādārnavasetu, a digest of Hindu law in 21 sections (tara?ga) compiled for Warren Hastings by the pandits: Bāneśvara, Kṛipārāma, Rāma Gopāla, Kṛishnajw̄ana, Vireśvara, K?̇shṇacāndra, Gaurīkānta, Kāliśan?kara, Syāmasundara, Kṛishnakeśava, and Sītārāma. cf. Eggeling, Cat. of Sanskrit mss. in the Library of the India office, pt. III, 1891, p. 458, no. 1506. The English translation by Nathaniel Brassey Halhed."Names of the Bramins, who compiled this work": pages lxxvi."Glossary of such Shànscrit, Persian, and Bengal words, as occur in this work": pages lxxvii-lxxxvii."Names of authors, quoted in this compilation": pages lxxix."A list of books from whence this pootee was compiled ...": pages xc-xci.
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cxx, 284 pages : VIII plates (facsimiles) ; 22 cm.
- London [no publisher identified], M.DCC.LXXXI