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Lot 8
Books on Punjab (Set of 3) - Paul Sarrut, J Hutchinson and Jean Philippe Vogel - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Books on Punjab (Set of 3)

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J HUTCHINSON and JEAN PHILIPPE VOGEL, History of the Panjab Hill States, Lahore: Lahore Government Printing, 1933

(Set of 2 Volumes)
Volume I: ii; 372 pages
Volume II: ii; pp. 373-729; xiii appendix pages
Original brown cloth board
25 x 19 x 3 cm (each)

Limited edition of 500 copies only

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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 27
The Indian Mutiny of 1857 - Colonel G B Malleson - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Indian Mutiny of 1857

COL. G B MALLESON, The Indian Mutiny of 1857, London: Seeley and Co. Limited, 1906

xiv; [2] blank; 421 pages including 1 black and white frontispiece; 3 black and white portraits; 3 black and white plans and sketch
Beautifully bound in full leather
19.1 x 14 x 3.8 cm

Rare Fore-Edge Painting of Taj Mahal

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Lot 33
The Campaign in India. 1857-58 - Captain George Francklin Atkinson - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Campaign in India. 1857-58

CAPTAIN GEORGE FRANCKLIN ATKINSON, The Campaign in India. 1857-58: From drawings made during the eventful period of the great mutiny, illustrating the military operations before Delhi and its neighbourhood with descriptive letterpress, London: Day & Son. Lithographers to The Queen, 1859

42 pages including 1 tinted lithograph title plate and 25 tinted lithographs, including 6...

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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 41
A Discoverie of the Sect of the Banians - Henry  Lord - Antiquarian Books Auction
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A Discoverie of the Sect of the Banians

HENRY LORD, A Discoverie of the Sect of the Banians: Containing Their History, Law, Liturgie, Casts, Customes, and Ceremonies. Gathered from Their Bramanes, Teachers of that Sect: As the Particulars were Comprized in the Booke of their Law, called the Shaster: Together with a Display of their Manners, Both in Times Past, and at this Present, London: F Constable, 1630
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Lot 84
Ladak, Physical, Statistical, and Historical: with Notices of the Surrounding Countries - Alexander  Cunningham - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Ladak, Physical, Statistical, and Historical: with Notices of the Surrounding Countries

ALEXANDER CUNNINGHAM, Ladak, Physical, Statistical, and Historical: with Notices of the Surrounding Countries, London: W H Allen and Co., 1854

2 maps (one large folding, hand-coloured in outline, laid in linen in pocket at the end); 30 lithographed plates (16 coloured)
Half leather bound with leather corners and marbled boards
26 x 17 x 5.4 cm

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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 53
Stray Feathers: A Journal of Ornithology for India and its Dependencies - Allan  Hume - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Stray Feathers: A Journal of Ornithology for India and its Dependencies

ALLAN HUME, Stray Feathers: A Journal of Ornithology for India and its Dependencies, Calcutta: T Black and Co., 1872-99

(Set of 12 Volumes)
3 hand-coloured lithographed plates, 5 uncoloured lithographed plates (four folding); 10 folding maps (some hand-coloured); volume 2 lacks final five pages of index and here supplied in photocopy; volume 11 lacking preliminary leaves ...

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Lot 54
Illustrations of Indian Botany or Figures Illustrative of Each of the Natural Orders of Indian Plant - Robert  Wight - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Illustrations of Indian Botany or Figures Illustrative of Each of the Natural Orders of Indian Plant

ROBERT WIGHT, Illustrations of Indian Botany or Figures Illustrative of Each of the Natural Orders of Indian Plants: Described in the Author's Prodromus Florae Peninsulae Indiae Orientalis with Observations, on their Botanical Relations, Economical Uses, and Medicinal Properties; Including Descriptions of Recently Discovered or Imperfectly Known Plants, Madras: J B Pharoah, 1840...

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Lot 55
The Thanatophidia of India, Being a Description of Venomous Snakes of the Indian Peninsula - Sir Joseph Fayrer - Antiquarian Books Auction
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The Thanatophidia of India, Being a Description of Venomous Snakes of the Indian Peninsula

JOSEPH FAYRER, The Thanatophidia of India, Being a Description of Venomous Snakes of the Indian Peninsula: With an Account of the Influence of their Poison on Life and a Series of Experiments, London: J & A Churchill, 1874

xii; half-title page; 166 pages including 28 chromolithograph plates and 3 lithographed plates by M & N Hanhart after Annoda Prosad Bagchee and others. The ...

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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 71
General Views and Special Point of Interest of the City of Lucknow - Lieutenant Colonel D S Dodgson - Antiquarian Books Auction
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General Views and Special Point of Interest of the City of Lucknow

LIEUTENANT COLONEL D S DODGSON, General Views and Special Point of Interest of the City of Lucknow: From drawings Made on the Spot by Lieut Col D S Dodgson, A A C, with descriptive notices, London: Day and Son; Lithographers to the Queen, 1860

34 pages including 29 colour plates in all; 2 pages with 1 drawing; 2 pages with 4 drawings; 4 pages with 2 drawings; 3 pages with 3...

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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 75
A True and Exact Description of the Most Celebrated East-India Coasts of Malabar and Coromandel - Philippus  Baldaeus - Antiquarian Books Auction
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A True and Exact Description of the Most Celebrated East-India Coasts of Malabar and Coromandel

PHILIP BALDAEUS, A True and Exact Description of the Most Celebrated East-India Coasts of Malabar and Coromandel: As also of the Life of Ceylon, with all the adjacent Kingdom, London: Awnsham and John Churchill, 1704

(IIIrd part of IIIrd volume)
338 pages (pp. 563-901) including engraved frontispiece; engraved title page; 78 black and white engraved plates; 20 black and...

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Lot 77
Lahore to Yarkand - George Henderson and Allan O Hume - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Lahore to Yarkand

GEORGE HENDERSON AND ALLAN O HUME, Lahore to Yarkand: Incidents of the Route and Natural History of the Countries Traversed by the Expedition of 1870, under T.D. Forsyth, London: L. Reeve & Co., 1873

xvi; 370 pages; 32 ornithological and 6 botanical hand-coloured lithographed plates; 26 heliotype illustrations on 16 plates; 3 plans (2 in colour)
Contemporary leather...

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Lot 78
Books on Delhi (Set of two) - H C Fanshawe and Fanny Peile - Antiquarian Books Auction
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Books on Delhi (Set of two)

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H C FANSHAWE, Delhi Past and Present, London: John Murray, 1902

xx; 337 pages; frontispiece; illustrated with 49 black and white views of Delhi; 10 black and white plans of Delhi; 1 black and white folding map in the pocket along with a 7-page leaflet
Original blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt title on the front board and on the spine
23 x 15 x 4.5 cm

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