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Haunts and Hobbies of an Indian Official

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THIS is a collection of notes on various subjects jotted down by an Indian civilian, who, during part of his Indian career, kept a diary which was, he says, “chiefly devoted to observations on the birds, insects and animals whose acquaintance I made in my garden, or which I beheld on the bed of the river beyond.”

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