Published 1977 by Published for Sameeksha Trust by Oxford University Press in Bombay, New York .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by K. S. Krishnaswamy ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Chaudhuri, Sachin, 1904-1966., Krishnaswamy, K. S.|
|LC Classifications||HN686 .S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 327 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||327|
|LC Control Number||78100805|
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