• John Scott Keltie
  • M. Epstein
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An independent Kingdom in the Himàlayas, between 26° 25′ and 30° 17′ N. lat., and between 80° 6′ and 88° 14′ of E. long.; its greatest length 500 miles; its greatest breadth about 150; bounded on the north by Tibet, on the east by Sikkim, on the south and west by British India.

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  • M. Epstein

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