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Published by Law Book Co. in Allahabad .
Written in English



  • India.


  • Adverse possession -- India,
  • Possession (Law) -- India,
  • Adverse possession,
  • Possession (Law)

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Edition Notes

Statementby M. Krishnaswami. With a foreword by Sir John William Fisher Beaumont.
ContributionsKameswara Rao, Challa, 1884-
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationli, 592 p.
Number of Pages592
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5177646M
LC Control Number74906958

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