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Lot 14
History of Delhi Coronation Durbar Held on 1st of Jan 1903 - Stephen  Wheeler - Antiquarian Books Auction
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History of Delhi Coronation Durbar Held on 1st of Jan 1903

STEPHEN WHEELER, History of Delhi Coronation Durbar Held on 1st of Jan 1903: To Celebrate the Coronation of King Edward VII, Compiled from the Original Papers by Order of the Viceroy and Governor-General of India, London: John Murray, 1904

xiv; 347 pages including a Plan of the Amphitheatre; plate illustrating the Durbar medal; a folding panorama of the Durbar [equivalent to...

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Lot 15
The History of The Imperial Assemblage at Delhi - James Talboys Wheeler - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The History of The Imperial Assemblage at Delhi

JAMES TALBOYS WHEELER, The History of The Imperial Assemblage at Delhi: Held on the 1st January 1877, to celebrate the Assumption of the Title of Empress of India by her Majesty the Queen. Including Historical Sketches of India and Her Princes Past and Present, London: Longmans, Green, Reader and Dyer, 1877

xix; 248 pages; three coloured maps (one double-spread), portraits of ...

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Lot 39
Indian Jewelry - Thomas Holbein Hendley - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Indian Jewelry

THOMAS HOLBEIN HENDLEY, Indian Jewelry, London: The Journal of Indian Art, 1909

[6], 189, [2], iv pages with 167 plates of which 32 are in colour, some heightened in gilt, the others mostly photographic, 135 in monochrome
Original leather-backed boards
37.5 x 28 x 2.6 cm

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Lot 40
Europeans in India - Thomas Williamson and  Francis William Blagdon - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Europeans in India

F W BLAGDON AND CAPTAIN THOMAS WILLIAMSON; RESPECTIVELY. ARTIST: CHARLES DOYLEY, Europeans in India: From a Collection of Drawings, by Charles D'Oyly, London: Edward Orme, 1813

xviii; 188 pages including 20 fine colour aquatint plates, each accompanied by descriptive letterpress (mostly on two leaves)
Contemporary blue straight-grained Morocco binding with gilt...

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Lot 42
The Costume of Hindostan - Frans Balthazar Solvyns - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Costume of Hindostan

FRANS BALTAZAR SOLVYNS, The Costume of Hindostan: Elucidated by Sixty Coloured Engravings; with Descriptions in English and French, taken in the years 1798 and 1799, London: Edward Orme, 1804

246 pages including 57 of 60 hand-coloured line and stipple engraved plates (3 missing), by Scott or T Vivares after Solvyns along with descriptions for each plate in English and...

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Lot 43
Sketches Illustrating the Manners and Customs of the Indians and Anglo Indians - William  Tayler - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Sketches Illustrating the Manners and Customs of the Indians and Anglo Indians

WILLIAM TAYLER, Sketches Illustrating the Manners and Customs of the Indians and Anglo Indians: Drawn on Stone from the Original Drawings from Life by William Tayler Esq., London: Thomas McLean, 1842

Lithographed title and dedication page along with 6 lithograph colour plates by J Bouvier of the General Lithographic Establishment, 70, Martin's Lane, after watercolours by...

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Lot 44
L'Inde Francaise - Eugene Burnouf and Eugene Jacquet - Antiquarian Books Auction
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L'Inde Francaise

EUGENE BURNOUF AND EUGENE JACQUET, L'Inde Francaise: Ou Collection de Dessins representant les Divinites, Temples, Meubles, Ornements, Armes, Ustensiles, Ceremonies Religieuses et Scenes de la Vie Privee, Paris: Arthus-Bertrand, 1827-1835


(Set of 2 Volumes)
Volume I: Title page, dedication page and first leaf of explanatory text, 90 finely hand-coloured lithographed...

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Lot 62
Twelve Views of Places in the Kingdom of Mysore - Robert Hyde Colebrook - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Twelve Views of Places in the Kingdom of Mysore

ROBERT H COLEBROOK, Twelve Views of Places in the Kingdom of Mysore: The Country of Tippoo Sultan from drawings taken on the spot, To which are annexed, Concise Descriptions of the Places drawn, with a brief detail of part of the Operations of the Army during the late War, and a few other particulars, London: Edward Orme, 1805

Title, dedication and 6 sheets of letterpress...

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Lot 63
The Ruins of Gour - Henry  Creighton - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Ruins of Gour

HENRY CREIGHTON, The Ruins of Gour: Described and Represented in Eighteen Views, with a Topographical Map, Compiled from the manuscripts and drawings of the late H Creighton, London: Black, Parbury & Allen, 1817

[iv], iii, 12, [38] pages, includes half-title and list of views; 14 of 15 hand-coloured [1 tipped-in photocopy of the original plate] and 3 uncoloured aquatint...

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Lot 64
The Ruins of Mandoo - Captain Claudius Harris and J Guiaud - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Ruins of Mandoo

CAPTAIN CLAUDIUS HARRIS AND J GUIAUD, The Ruins of Mandoo: The Ancient Mahommedan Capital of Malwah in Central India by J Guiand, of Nice from Original Sketches of captain Claudius Harris of 8th Madras Light Cavalry with Descriptive and Historical Notices, and an Appendix, London: Day and Son, 1859

6 loose colour plates, each measuring 27.5 x 37.5 cm with an off-white...

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Lot 72
Mooltan, a Series of Sketches, During and After the Siege - John  Dunlop - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Mooltan, a Series of Sketches, During and After the Siege

John Dunlop, Mooltan, a Series of Sketches, During and After the Siege: Being Twenty-one Drawings, from Sketches taken on the Spot, by John Dunlop, M.D. Assistant Surgeon H.M.'s 32nd Regiment. And lithographed in Tints, by Andrew Maclure. With a Descriptive and Historical Account of the Siege, London: Wm S Orr and Co, 1849

Tinted lithographed title and 21 tinted lithograph...

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Lot 79
Views in India, Saint Helena, and Car Nicobar Drawn from Nature and on Stone by Major John Luard - Major John Luard - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Views in India, Saint Helena, and Car Nicobar Drawn from Nature and on Stone by Major John Luard

MAJOR JOHN LUARD, Views in India, Saint Helena, and Car Nicobar, Drawn from Nature and on Stone by Major John Luard, London: J. Graf, printer to Her Majesty, circa 1832-38

244 pages including 1 hand-coloured lithograph frontispiece; 1 hand-coloured lithographed title page; 59 hand-coloured lithograph plates and having a descriptive text for each plate
Half leather-bound...

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