ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
W.Crooke was born in 1848; educated: Tipperary Grammar School; Trinity College, Dublin; Indian Civil Service, 1871-1895; Collector and Magistrate at various times of the districts of Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Mirzapur in the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh; wrote prolifically on India, particularly on Ethnology, Anthropology and Folklore; died, 1923.
ABOUT THE BOOK
As its title suggests, this book provides an alphabetical listing of ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‹Å“things IndianÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢. Written by William Crooke (Bengal Civil Service, retired). It is part of the National Archives of IndiaÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s historical reprints.