ABOR. A contemporary account of the Abor Expedition of 1911/12


Hamilton, Angus: In Abor Jungles. Being an Account of the Abor Expedition, the Mishmi Mission and the Miri Mission. Eveleigh Nash [London] 1912 1st edition 8vo.         SOLD 4th April 2024

Folding map of North East India showing Abor, Mishmi & Miri regions, 87 good photo illustrations, 352pp. Original red/brown cloth gilt, front board gilt blocked with a warrior with shield and spear, somewhat faded (especially to spine), wear at extremities a nevertheless a sound copy and clean internally apart from a little occasional foxing. A very well illustrated work which is seldom found in the original. No previous ownership marks. The work is dedicated to the Officers, Non-commissioned Officers and Men of the Abor Expeditionary Force….    nov5/1