NAGPUR.1908 Original Gazetteer of 1908 illustrated with maps and plates from photographs.

£40.00

Russell, R. V., ICS: Central Provinces District Gazetteers. NAGPUR DISTRICT. Volume A . Descriptive.  Printed at the Times Press [Bombay] 1908 1st edition 8vo.

4 folding or double page maps including one showing plans for the 1817 Defence of Seetabuldee & References for the Attack of Nagpoor by the 2nd Division of the Army of the Deckan commanded by Brigr. Genl, John Dovdeton from the 19th to the 29th December 1819 [small edge tear without loss], around 17 plates from photographs, xiv, [ii List of Deputy Commissioners], 345pp. Original green cloth gilt, rather worn, especially the spine, water damage to last few pages, old ownership inscription and part label to ffep. A generally used copy which was in an academic’s library. This is the narrative volume rather than one with tabular information.  may 12/7

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