History of the Parsis: Including Their Manners, Customs, Religion, and Present Position, Volume 2

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Macmillan and Company, 1884 - Parsees
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Page 296 - ... shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.
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