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Jamsetjee Jejeebhoy

Jehangir R. P. Mody

Jamsetjee Jejeebhoy

the first Indian Knight and baronet, (1783-1859)

by Jehangir R. P. Mody

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Published by Jehangir R.P. Mody in Bombay .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jejeebhoy, Jamsetjee, -- Sir, bart.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a foreword by Sir Homi Mody.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19617261M


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