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Historical View of Plans, for the Government of British India, and regulation of Trade to the East Indies.
And Outlines of a Plan of Foreign Government, of Commercial Oeconomy, and of Domestic Administration, for the Asiatic Interests of Great Britain. London J. Sewell & J. Debrett 1793
4to, pp.xii, 632, errata leaf. A very good copy bound in contemporary marbled boards, recent calf spine and corners. Armorial book-plate of S.M. Threipland.
Brahmins and Pariahs.
An appeal by the indigo manufacturers of Bengal to the British Government, Parliament, and People, for protection against the Lieut.-Governor of Bengal; setting forth the proceedings by which this high officer has interfered with the free course of justice, has destroyed capital and trade of British settlers in India, and has created the present disastrous condition of incendiarism and insurrection now spreading in the rural districts of Bengal. London James Ridgway 1861
First edition, pp.210. A very good copy bound in half calf, marbled boards. Board of Trade Library stamp on title.
1852-54: Brown's two landmark dictionaries of Telugu
A Dictionary, Telugu and English,
explaining the colloquial style used in business and the poetical dialect, with explanations in English and in Telugu. [with:] A dictionary of the mixed dialects and foreign words used in Telugu. With an explanation of the Telugu alphabet. Madras printed at the Christian Knowledge Society's Press 1852-1854
First editions. Two works bound in one. Small 4to, 25 x 18 cm; pp.[ii, half-title], xvi, 1303, [1, blank]; [ii, half-title], xxviii, 131, [1, blank]. A very good copy bound in contemporary half calf over marbled boards; all edges marbled; neatly rebacked, boards rubbed, corners bumped.
Cyclic Tables of Hindu and Mahomedan Chronology,
regarding the history of the Telugu and Kannadi Countries. To which are added the genealogies of particular Hindu families, with essays on various matters of enquiry. Madras Printed by Reuben Twigg, at the Christian Knowledge Society's Press 1850
First edition, pp.iv, 66. A very good copy in plain contemporary cloth-backed wrappers.
The Architectural Antiquities of Northern Gujarat,
more especially of the Districts included in the Baroda State. London Archaeological Survey of India 1903
First edition 4to, pp.x, 118, 110 plates, 10 text figures, colour map. Archaeological Survey of Western India Vol.IX. A superb copy in original cloth.
The Architectural Antiquities of Northern Gujarat, more especially of the Districts included in the Baroda State.
London Archaeological Survey of India 1903
First edition 4to, pp.x, 118, 110 plates, 10 text figures, colour map. Archaeological Survey of Western India Vol.IX. A very good copy in original cloth.
Illustrations of Typical Specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the Collection of the British Museum, Part VII.
Systematic list of species collected by the Rev. J.H. Hocking, chiefly at Dharmsala and Kangra. London British Museum of Natural History 1889
First edition Folio, pp.iv, 124, 18 chromolithograph plates. A superb copy in the original cloth. Presentation book-plate.
Travels and adventures in the province of Assam,
during a residence of fourteen years. London Smith, Elder & Co. 1855
First edition pp.x, 268, 8 tinted lithograph plates, 2 folding maps. Without half-title. A rather good copy in somewhat faded original cloth. Front free end-paper missing. Some light damp staining to edges of plates.
in Kurzerer Fassung. St. Petersburg Buchdruckerei der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 1879-1889
Seven volumes bound in three, folio, pp.vi, 299; iv, 301; iv, 265; iv, 302; ii, 264; , 306; ii, 390. The seven volumes bound in three, in modern buckram. A little foxing and edge wear, but a very good set.
The Calcutta Annual Directory and Register, for the Year of Our Lord 1836,
or Acurate Lists of the Civil, Military, Medical & Marine Establishments of the Presidency of Bengal; and, an Alphabetical List of the Army, compiled for easy reference; with the Almanac, and an Appendix, also a General List of British Inhabitants residing in Bengal. Calcutta printed by Scott & Co. at the Compendium Office. 1836
First edition pp.vi, viii, lix, 130, 230, 64, folding table. A very handsome copy bound in contemporary red morocco with ornate gilt border. Neatly rebacked to style. With stamp of India Office Records on title page, and National Army Museum on end-paper.
not in BL
Morceaux choisis des Lettres édifiantes et curieuses écrites des missions étrangères.
Sur la religion, les moeurs et les usages des peuples visites par les missionaires; suivis de fragmens de Nouvelles Lettres Edifiantes, d'un coup d'oeil general sur les missions, etc; Par Ant. C.*** Paris: Brunot-Labbe 1813
Seconde edition, corrigee, augmentee Two volumes, pp.iv, 352; [iv], 332, 8 engraved plates. A very good set bound in contemporary speckled calf, gilt fillet, neatly rebacked in calf. All edges gilt. Corners rubbed, a little minor spotting, end-papers stained at edges.
The Regulations of the Government of Fort William in Bengal, in force at the end of 1853;
to which are added, the Acts of the Government of India in force in that Presidency. With Lists of Titles, and an Index. Prepared under the Authority of the Hon. the Court of Directors of the East India Company, by Richard Clarke, Esq. Vol.I. Regulations from 1793 to 1805. London 1854
First edition 4to, pp.xlix, 813. A very good ex-University of London copy bound in later (but not recent) cloth, title page and page 235 detached.
An Account of the War in India, between the English and French, on the Coast of Coromandel,
From the Year 1750 to the Year 1760. Together with a Relation of the late Remarkable Events on the Malabar Coast, and the Expeditions to Golconda and Surat; with the Operations of the Fleet. Illustrated with Maps, Plans, &c. The whole compiled from Original Papers. London printed for T. Jefferys 1761
First edition 4to, pp.xxxii, 276, 15, 48, xix, 18 plates, maps and plans, many folding. A very good copy bound in contemporary speckled calf, neatly rebacked. Corners worn. A little off-setting of plates. Armorial bookplate of T. (or G?) Comyns Wood.
1820: Second edition of Campbell's Telugu grammar
A grammar of the Teloogoo language,
commonly called the Gentoo, peculiar to the Hindoos inhabiting the Northeastern Provinces of the Indian peninsula. Madras printed at the College Press 1820
Second edition. Folio, 31 x 24 cm; pp.[x], xxi, [1, blank], 31, , 202, 18; folding table. Printed in English and Telugu. Modern calf-backed marbled boards; initial leaves spotted, final leaves with a marginal stain; otherwise, a crisp copy with wide margins. Cancelled Japanese library stamps to title-page.
First printed grammar of Telugu
A grammar of the Teloogoo language,
commonly termed the Gentoo, peculiar to the Hindoos inhabiting the North Eastern Provinces of the Indian peninsula. Madras printed at the College Press, by M. Sashachellum 1816
First edition. Small 4to, 24 x 19 cm; pp.[ix], [1, blank], xxv, [1, blank], 208, 19, ; folding table. Contemporary Indian half calf over marbled boards, spine and corners gilt; marbled boards renewed, bottom of spine repaired; wormhole and track to gutter, text unaffected; a crisp copy.