Six Months in India.
London Longmans, Green and Co. 1868
First edition Two volumes, pp.xi, 299; vi, 255, frontispiece portrait of Roy, 32pp publishers advertisements. A very good set in original cloth, spines unevenly faded. Traces of labels removed from spines, ownership marks cut from title pages and replaced with paper. Very minor wear to foot of spine.
Mary Carpenter, biographer of Rammohun Roy, visited Ahmedabad, Surat, Bombay, Poona, Madras, and Calcutta in the footsteps of her hero. The first volume is on her travels, the second on her areas of interest, education, health and social issues and the situation of women in India.