The Life and Correspondence of Sir Bartle Frere.
London John Murray 1895
Second edition, two volumes, pp.xi,  516; vii, 472, 2 portrait frontispieces, 7 plates, illustrations, 7 colour maps, 4 folding. A very good set in original cloth. Stain to margin of title page and frontis of second volume. Ex Working Men's College Library, with their bookplates on front end-papers, and no further marking.
Bartle Frere went to India in 1834 at the age of 19 by the difficult overland route. He rose through the ranks of the I.C.S. serving as Commissioner in Sind through the 50s before being appointed Governor of Bombay in 1862.