The Paris International Exhibition of 1878 – India


Lamarre, Clovis & De Pontpertuis, A Frout: L’Inde Britannique et l’Exposition De 1878. Librairie de Delagrave [Paris] 1878 8vo

Folding coloured plan of the Universal Exhibition, small folding coloured physical and political map of India, iv.282pp, [i index]. Original decorative green cloth gilt, gilt to spine very faded and partly faded to front board but sound and quite clean, some marks to rear board, internally clean with old pencil note to top of title page. A volume in a series describing foreign displays at the Paris International Exhibition of 1878. Part 1 [178pp] deals with the geography and history of India during the British period. Part 2 deals with the exhibition. dec19/2

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