Federation of India
Bombay, Popular Book Depot. 1946. Soft cover. Book, Third Revised and Enlarged Edition (1936). [viii], 177pp, Prefaces to First, Second and Third Edition, Expressions Explained, Resumption and Distribution of Authority, Legislature, Federation of India, Provincial Autonomy, Crown and States, Legislative Powers, Administrative Relations, Finance Property Suits, Federal Railway Authority, Judicature, Services, Secretary of State, Miscellaneous and General, Transitional Provisions, Commencement and Repeal, Towards Independence, 7 appendices, index. 8vo/22cm. Green wrappers, chipped and spotted, dealer stamp of Balkrishnas, The Mall, Lahore, previous owner name on ffep ("Shaukat Awan/25/11/46"), much marking and marginal comments (as if by a lawyer?), pencilled notes on inside back cover. Purushottama Ramacandra Lele (1890- ) was a lawyer and apparently an authority on this subject. The First Edition of 115 pages published in 1936 was entitled, he Federation of India: How It Will Be Governed. Copies scarce of any edition though OCLC lists 4 libraries holding it. Good.
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Keywords: Government of India Act 1935 Constitution Politics and Government Schemes for Independence Law Federation Proposals Federal Horow