He doesn't get angry when I talk about sheep's topees, or order maunds of grain when I mean seers.
"The Story of the Gadsby" by Rudyard Kipling
On the 5th of April the Persian general had news that 100,000 maunds of powder were arrived from Bahrein.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume IX." by Robert Kerr
Elephants teeth, sixty-five mahmudies the great maund, of thirty-three pounds.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII." by Robert Kerr
Put all the grain into the Tapan Gam's hands, amounting to 60 maunds.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
The price of Malabar cardamons at Madras, in June, 1853, was about L3 the maund of 25 lbs.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
They found also many pits, containing several thousand maunds of grain.
"A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude, Volumes I & II" by William Sleeman
A duty of three annas a maund is paid on exported rice.
"Political and Literary essays, 1908-1913" by Evelyn Baring
Father Dehon states that the bride-price is five rupees and four maunds of grain.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India - Volume IV of IV" by R.V. Russell
Thompson, Maunde, 45, 406, 428, 433.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
In 1911-12 the imports into Delhi City from places outside the Panjab amounted to 9,172,302 maunds.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
In 1903 the rate was fixed at R.1-1/2 per maund, against R.2 for the rest of India.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
MAUND, Mr. crossed varieties of wheat, ii.
"The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2)" by Charles Darwin
The six-maund ganja-eater consents.
"Indian Fairy Tales" by Anonymous
Of this we used seventy maunds daily, and so had only a few days in reserve.
"To Lhassa at Last" by Powell Millington
There is a tax of 2 rupees 8 annas on ponies, 1 rupee a maund on wool, and 1 rupee 8 annas a maund on yaks'-tails.
"The Unveiling of Lhasa" by Edmund Candler
There had been twelve maunds of rice prepared, and he left none.
"Santal Folk Tales" by A. Campbell
Among the spoils of this temple was a chain of gold, weighing forty maunds, which hung from the top of the building by a ring.
"Phallic Miscellanies" by Hargrave Jennings
Lawrence gives the average crop of unhusked rice per acre as 17 maunds, or 1220 lbs.
"Kashmir" by Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
Carter's daughter, Harriot Lucy, married a well-known lawyer, John James Maund.
"Journal and Letters of Philip Vickers Fithian: A Plantation Tutor of the Old Dominion, 1773-1774." by Philip Vickers Fithian
Bond, E. Maunde Thompson, and C. J. Warner.
"Humphrey Duke of Gloucester" by K.H. Vickers