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Names, Castes, Date of Burning, Police Jurisdiction, etc., of Suttees in Various Zillahs of Bengal

Hindoo Widows.  Copies of Extracts of All Communications and Correspondence, Relative to the Burning of Widows on the Funeral Piles of their Husbands; With Such Proceedings as May Have Been Had Thereon, in the Court of Directors since the 5th July 1825; With a Detailed Statement of the Number of Suttees since the Year 1825; With Copies of All Reports, Statements, or Other Documents, upon the Subject; Which May Have Been Received in India, or by the East India Company, Which Have Not Already Been Presented. London: House of Commons, 1827.  Page 120.

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Created:    November 8, 2007            Updated:    November 29, 2007