INDIAN MUTINY INTEREST. Azamgarh volume of U.P. District Gazetteers 1911


Drake-Brockman, D. L., I.C.S. [editor & compiler]: AZAMAGRH: A Gazetteer, being Volume XXXIII of the District Gazetteers of the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh. Govt. Press [Allahabad] 1911 1st edition 8vo

Folding map [viii]. 223pp, xlii Appendix, vi index. Original green cloth gilt, gilt shelf numbers to spine, armorial library plate to front pastedown opposite Withdrawn stamp – Liverpool Free Public Libraries, presented by The Indian Government,  small closed edge tear to map. generally a very good, clean copy. This volume is chiefly narrative accounts of the area with some tables in the appendix. Some 15 pages cover the detailed activities during the Mutiny in this district near Benares and it has a column and a half in the index in volume 6 of Kaye & Malleson: The Indian Mutiny, 1899 Longmans edition. The map extends to Sultanpoor in the west [see a small book on that place elsewhere in this section].   jul7/1

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