A reprint of the original written in 1853 comrnissioned by the East India Company. Contains an Introduction by the author followed by an English translation of Islamic law on land tax and 'ushr extracted from six volumes of Fatäwä 'Ãlamgírî and Hedaya. The author gives explanatory notes at places. He also indicates the modifications for application in the then India. Appends a ﬁrmän of Aurangzeb on land tax. For juıists and students of history. Documented.