A Glimpse of Tirhut in the Second Half of the Nineteenth century : Riaz-i-Tirhut of Ayodhya Prasad “Bahar”, Hetukar Jha ed., 1997 (Rs. 200.00). It was first published in 1868 in Urdu. The author narrated the details of socio – economic life of the people of north eastern Bihar based mostly on his personal observations. The present edition contains both the original version as well as its translation in Hindi, Kameshwar Singh Bihar Heritage Series – 3.