What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
adopted Almighty ancestors ancient Persians Ardasir Ardeshir Author Bombay British caste ceremonies character child cloth Cornhill Cornhill Magazine countrymen Court customs daughters death deceased Demy 8vo disputes Edition Elphinstone Elphinstone Institution English enlightened European evil faith father favour Fcap Fcap 8vo feeling female education festival fire Framjee Cowasjee girls Government Harriet Martineau Hindoos honour Illustrations India institution interest intestate Jamsetjee's John William Kaye Kirman Kudmi language late laws Leigh Hunt liberal Lord Mahomedan manner marriage ment moral narrative native novel Nowsaree Nusserwanjee object Parsee community Parsees Pehlvi Persia person population possession Post 8vo prayer present Price 12s priests punchayet race reader religion religious respect Review rupees sacred Sanjan schools Sir Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy society Sorabjee spirit story Surat Thomas Doubleday tion Tower of Silence vols wealth widow wife worship Zend Avasta Zoroaster Zoroastrians Zurtosht
Page 296 - Vols., post 8vo, with Portrait. Price 12s. cloth. Life of Sir John Malcolm, GCB By John William Kaye. Two Vols. 8vo, with Portrait. Price 36s. cloth. The Autobiography of Lutfullah. A Mohamedan Gentleman ; with an Account of his Visit to England. Edited by EB Eastwick, Esq.
Page 128 - ... such signature shall be made or acknowledged by the testator in the presence of two or more witnesses present at the same time, and such witnesses shall attest and shall subscribe the will in the presence of the testator, but no form of attestation shall be necessary.
Page 310 - Meadows' book is the work of a learned, conscientious, and observant person, and really important in many respects."— Tim eg.
Page 297 - Vol. III. OF MANY THINGS. With Eighteen Illustrations drawn by the Author, and engraved on Steel. Price 38s. cloth. Vol. IV. ON MOUNTAIN BEAUTY. With Thirty-five Illustrations engraved on Steel, and 116 Woodcuts, drawn by the Author. Price Zl. 10s. cloth. Vol. V. OF LEAF BEAUTY; OF CLOUD BEAUTY; OF IDEAS OF RELATION.
Page 128 - That no will shall be valid unless it shall be in writing and executed in manner herein-after mentioned ; (that is to say,) it shall be signed at the foot or end thereof by the testator, or by some other person in his presence and by his direction...
Page 296 - The Autobiography of Lutfullah. A Mohamedan Gentleman ; with an Account of his Visit to England. Edited by EB Eastwick, Esq. Third Edition, small post 8vo. Price 5s. cloth.
Page 305 - Leone Levi. The yearly issue consists of 1,000 pages, super-royal 8vo, and the Subscription is Two Guineas, payable in advance. The Forty-second Part is just issued, commencing the Third Year's Issue.
Page 311 - Gunnery in 1858 : A Treatise on Rifles, Cannon, and Sporting Arms. By William Greener, Author of "The Gun.
Page 308 - Small 4to, printed on Tinted Paper, and bound in Antique Style, with red edges, suitable for a Present. Price 7s. 6d.