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" Mahananda river, which is always navigable, and communicates also with the Ganges. Taking the extent of the ruins of Gour at the most reasonable calculation, it is not less than fifteen miles in length (extending along the old bank of the Ganges), and... "
Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan; Or the Mogul's Empire: With an Examination of ... - Page 43
by James Rennell - 1783 - 136 pages
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan; Or, The Mogul Empire: With an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1788 - 295 pages
...the Ganges. Taking the extent of the ruins of Gour at the moft reafonable calculation, it is not left than 1 5 miles in length (extending along the old...the habitations of tygers and other beafts of prey -, or become arable land, whofe foil is chiefly compofed of br,ick-duft. The principal ruins are a...
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan: Or the Mogul Empire: with an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1788 - 295 pages
...navigable, and communicates alfo with the Ganges. Taking the extent of the ruins of Gour at the mod reafonable calculation, it is not lefs than 1 5 miles...in breadth. Several villages ftand on part of its file : the remainder is either covered with thick forefts, the habitations of tygers and other beafts...
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan: Or, The Mogul Empire: with an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1793 - 479 pages
...Ganges. Taking the extent of the ruins of Gour at the most reasonable calculation, it is not lefs than 15 miles in length (extending along the old bank of the...Ganges), and from 2 to 3 in breadth. Several villages stand on part of its site : the remainder is either covered with thick forests, the habitations of...
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The General East India Guide and Vade Mecum: For the Public Functionary ...

John Borthwick Gilchrist - 1825 - 669 pages
...Taking the extent of the ruins of GOUR at the most reasonable calculation, it is not less than fifteen miles in length, (extending along the old bank of the Ganges,) and from two to three in breadth. Several villages stand on part of its site : the remainder is either covered...
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The General East India Guide and Vade Mecum: Being a Digest of the Work of ...

John Borthwick Gilchrist - 1825
...Taking the extent of the ruins of GOUR at the most reasonable calculation, it is not less than fifteen miles in length, (extending along the old bank of the Ganges,) and from two to three in breadth. Several villages stand on part of its site : the remainder is either covered...
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Travels in Mesopotamia, Volume 1

James Silk Buckingham - 1827 - 571 pages
...the best means of keeping them obedient."—Newton on the Prophecies, pp. 168, 169less than fifteen miles in length, extending along the old bank of the Ganges, and from two to three in breadth." The Ayeen Akbaree states, according to the same author, that the wall of...
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The Geography System of Herodotus Examined and Explained, by a Comparison ...

James Rennell - 1830
...extent of Gour (the ancient capital of Bengal) at the most reasonable calculation, it was not less than 1 5 miles in length, extending along the old bank of the Ganges, and from two to three in breadth. See the Memoir of the Map of Hindoostan, page 51. See also the general idea...
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The Geography System of Herodotus Examined and Explained, by a Comparison ...

James Rennell - 1830
...of Gour (the ancient capital of Bengal) at the most reasonable calculation, it was not less than 15 miles in length, extending along the old bank of the Ganges, and from two to three in breadth. See the Memoir of the Map of Hindoostan, page 51. See also the general idea...
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Geographical and Statistical Report of the District of Maldah

J. J. Pemberton - 1854 - 44 pages
...Taking the extent of the ruins of Gour, at the most reasonable calculation, it is cot less than 16 miles in length (extending along the old bank of the...Ganges), and from 2 to 3 in breadth. Several villages stand on part of its site ; the remainder is either covered with thick forests, the habitations of...
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A Gazetteer of the Territories Under the Government of the East ..., Volume 2

Edward Thornton - 1854 - 2 pages
...Taking the extent of the ruins of GOUT at the most reasonable calculation, it is not less than fifteen miles in length (extending along the old bank of the Ganges), and from two to three in breadth. Several villages stand on part of its site ; the remainder is either covered...
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