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THE CONQUEST OF LANKA (ISLE OF CEYLON), BY THE HI

THE

STORY OF VEDIC INDIA

AS EMBODIED PRINCIPALLY IN THE RIG-VEDA

WITH THE

COMPLIMENTS OF THE AUTHOR

“He [Carlyle) says it is part of his creed that history is poetry, could we tell it
right."'-EMERSON.

“Da mihi, Domine, scire quod sciendum est.”_"IMITATION OF Christ.”
(Grant that the knowledge I get may be the knowledge worth having.”—

Matthew Arnold's version.)

NEW YORK
G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS
LONDON: T. FISHER UNWIN

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MEMBER OF THE ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND JRELAND 3 OF THE “AMERICAN ORIENTAL SOCIETY" : OF THE SOCIÉTÉ

ETHNOLOGIQUE OF PARIS, ETC.
AUTHOR OF THE STORY OF CHALDEA, THE STORY OF ASSYRIA,'

THE STORY OF MEDIA, BABYLON AND PERSIA, ETC.

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He [Carlyle] says it is part of his creed that history is poetry, could we tell it right.”- EMERSON.

"Da mihi, Domine, scire quod sciendum est." _“IMITATION OF Christ.” (Grant that the knowledge I get may be the knowledge worth having.

Matthew Arnold's version.)

NEW YORK
G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS
LONDON: T. FISHER UNWIN

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