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Published by Discovery Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Robin D. Tribhuwan, Preeti R. Tribhuwan ; foreword by Pandit Birju Maharaj.
ContributionsTribhuwan, Robin D., Tribhuwan, Preeti R.
LC ClassificationsGV1693 .T75 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 417 p. :
Number of Pages417
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL157650M
ISBN 108171414435
LC Control Number99933230

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