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Life of Brian Houghton Hodgson

British resident at the court of Nepal, member of the Institute of France; fellow of the Royal society; a vice-president of the Royal Asiatic society, etc.

by William Wilson Hunter

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

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  • Hodgson, B. H. 1800-1894

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    StatementBy Sir William Wilson Hunter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 390 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13521144M
    LC Control Number02007060
    OCLC/WorldCa3702997

    THE ORIGINS OF HIMALAYAN STUDIES Brian Houghton Hodgson was a nineteenth-century administrator and scholar who lived in Nepal, where he was the British Resident from until After this he worked as an independent scholar in Darjeeling until During his time in the Himalayas Hodgson, with extraordinary dedication,.laid the.


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Brian Houghton Hodgson (February 1, – ), English ethnologist and naturalist. Authored Taxa. 18 taxon names authored by Brian Houghton Hodgson (List may be incomplete) Author abbreviation: Hodgson.

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Original in green cloth binding with gold lettering. The spine and corners bruised; the contents clean and sound, with tissue on the plates - very good for age. Owner's inscription on.