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book #65854
Halhed (ed. and trans.), Nathaniel Brassay
A Code of Gentoo Laws, or Ordinations of the Pundits. From a Persian Translation, Made From the Original, Written in the Shanscrit Language
n.p., London, 1776.
First edition of the first work in English describing the principles of Hindu jurisprudence, digesting Sanscrit law; translated by Halhed, the English orientalist and the first European to perceive the philosophical affinities of Sanscrit and Latin
Contemporary boards, rebacked, a lovely ?large-paper copy
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$ 850.00
hindu law, INDIA, Asian law

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