Central india Gazetteer, Bundelkhand Volume – Orccha, Datia, Panna, &c.


Luard, Captain C. E. [compiler] The Central India State Gazetteer Series. EASTERN STATES (BUNDELKHAND) GAZETTEER. Volume VI-A. Text. Printed by the Newul Kishore Press [Lucknow] 1907. 1st edition 8vo.

Three folding coloured maps [Bundelkhand east of the Dhasar; Orchha; Datia and Samthar – each on a scale of 1 inch to 8 miles], 6 genealogical family trees (some folding), 6 embossed state arms in red, one (Charkhari} in gold, one not embossed, folding plate showing the arms of Ajaigarh State as representated on one of the banners presented to rulers at the 1877 Imperial Assemblage, viii, 1p bibliography, 377pp, viii Index, 12pp Glossary. Original green cloth gilt, clean condition with just minor wear at extremities, signed presentation fomr Luard to his old school with reading room label to front pastedown. Internally excellent. A handsome example of one of the gazetteers in the series initiated by Lord Curzon. This volume deals with the Princely States of Orchha, Datia, Samthar, Panna, Charkhari, Ajaigarh, Bijawar, and Chhatarpur. feb4/1

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