AJMER – MERWARA. The 1904 Rajputana Gazetteer, the two slim volumes on Ajmer with a map.

£125.00

Watson, C. C. [compiler]: Rajputana District Gazetteers. AJMER – MERWARA.  Scottish Mission Industries Co. Ltd. 1904. 2 vols 8vo.

Complete in Two Volumes. Vol IA TEXT: folding map showing each of the two areas side by side, x.138pp, vi (Index); Vol 1B STATISTICAL TABLES: v.37pp (printed to facing pages only). Original green half leather gilt, titled in gilt on front boards, the leather of the boards very rubbed, late 20th century replacement spines with titles in gilt, the leather a good match, damage without loss to edge of rear board of vol 1B, contents very clean with no previous ownership markings. The contents of the narrative volume follows the usual 3 part division into Descriptive, Economic, and Administrative sections.  mar26/3