Afternoons with Ahura Mazda
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Published by M.B. Pithawalla in Poona .
Written in English


  • Parsees -- Poetry.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Maneck Pithawalla.
LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.P55 A69 1919
The Physical Object
Pagination65 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2810411M
LC Control Number83243744

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