Indian antiquities : or, Dissertations relative to the ancient geographical divisions, the pure system of primeval theology, the grand code of civil laws, the original form of government, the widely-extended commerce, and the various and profound literature of Hindostan : compared throughout with the religion, laws, government and literature of Persia, Egypt and Greece, the whole intended as introductory to the history of Hindostan, upon a comprehensive scale. (Book, 1800) [WorldCat.org]
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Indian antiquities : or, Dissertations relative to the ancient geographical divisions, the pure system of primeval theology, the grand code of civil laws, the original form of government, the widely-extended commerce, and the various and profound literature of Hindostan : compared throughout with the religion, laws, government and literature of Persia, Egypt and Greece, the whole intended as introductory to the history of Hindostan, upon a comprehensive scale.

Author: Thomas Maurice
Publisher: London : Printed for the author by H.L. Galabin, Ingram-Court, Fenchurch-Street, and sold by John White, Fleet-Street, MDCCC-MDCCCI [1800-1801]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Maurice
OCLC Number: 1113113222
Notes: Dedication signed : Thomas Maurice.
Title varies slightly, v. 2-7.
Printer varies: v. 3 & 6 printed for the author by Luke Hansard, 1801 (named on t.p. verso); v. 5 printed by C. and W. Galabin, 1801.
Bookseller varies: v. 4 (1800) sold by R. Faulder, New Bond-Street ; v. 5 (1801) sold by W. Richardson, under the Royal Exchange.
Description: 7 v. : ill., map (fold.) ; 22 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Containing the dissertation on the ancient geographical divisions of Hindostan --
v. 2. Commencing the survey of the theology of Hindostan ... --
v. 3. In which the sacred edifices and symbolical rites of Hindostan and Egypt are compared --
v. 4. In which the Hebrew trinity and the oriental triads of deity are extensively investigated --
v. 5. In which the investigation of the oriental triads of deity is continued, and the horrible penances of the Indian devotees are detailed --
v. 6. Containing dissertations on the origin of the Druids, and the ancient commerce of Hindostan --
v. 7. [without special title].
Other Titles: Dissertations relative to the ancient geographical divisions ... of Hindostan

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