Mirror of Literature,  8 (1826), 18–20.

Manners and Customs of All Nations. No. IV. The Burmese  [1/2]



Regular Feature, Serial


Ethnography, Medical Practitioners

People mentioned:

Francis H Buchanan

    The writer quotes from Conder 1825–29 concerning the custom of Burmese physicians of undertaking to cure young women on the understanding that they will become the property of the physician if he is successful.

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