Specialist dealers since 1988 in books, photographs, documents, and memorabilia about India, the Durbars, Viceroys, Princes, the Military, and the Honourable East India Company.

SPECIAL NOTICE. On June 1st a new feature will appear. It will be a special display of fine photographs, mainly of Indian ruling Princes, and will only be displayed for one month. Further details will appear on this page shortly.

Bates and Hindmarch deals primarily in books, photographs, documents and memorabilia of India and the East India Company, with emphasis on Viceroys, Princes of India, Royal & Viceregal Visits, Durbars, and military history up to Independence. At the moment the business is conducted from a private address with stock kept in a secure store.  Website last updated: 12th May 2021. 

When you first look at an item in our inventory it will have just a brief description beneath the pictu re but if you click on it a more detailed description will appear.

This website can now be thoroughly searched by a key word and  the quote system enables you to make a direct enquiry to Jeffery Bates and receive an up to date quotation including posting or shipping charges. Payments can be made using bank transfer, Paypal, or UK cheque once availability is confirmed. Jeffery Bates can be contacted personally most easily by email at batesandhindmarch@gmail.com or by mobile telephone 07966 176839 in the UK. Please ignore the answering service. Texts are always welcome.