Great statesmen, military and civilian administrators, as viewed at the end of the Victorian era.


Smith, George, C.I.E., LL.D. Twelve Indian Statesmen. John Murray 1897 1st edition 8vo.

Portrait frontispiece (Charles Grant), viii, [i contents], 324pp. contemporary black half leather,  spine scuffed but a sound copy internally clean with no previous ownership markings.The subjects of these biographies are: Charles Grant, Sir Henry Lawrence, John, Lord Lawrence of the Punjab, Sir James Outram, Sir Donald M’Leod, Sir H M Durand, Lt_Gen Colin Mackenzie, Sir Herbert Edwardes, J C Marshman, Sir H S Maine, Sir H Ramsay (the King of Kumaon), Sir Chas Aitchison. nov7/2

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