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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 501

    HURST, John F. Indika. The Country and the People of India and Ceylon. New York: Harper, 1891. Large 8°. Folding map in a pocket, 5 other double-page maps and plates and illustrations (folding map with splits at folds). Original cloth gilt.

    Price Realised  

    HURST, John F. Indika. The Country and the People of India and Ceylon. New York: Harper, 1891. Large 8°. Folding map in a pocket, 5 other double-page maps and plates and illustrations (folding map with splits at folds). Original cloth gilt.

    MACMILLAN, Allister. Seaports of India & Ceylon. London: W. W. and L. Collingridge, 1928. 4° (272 x 213mm). Folding map in colour, numerous illustrations (repaired worming in the first few leaves). Original cloth gilt, gilt edges (rebacked with original spine preserved, rubbed).

    With 17 others, mostly about Ceylon, including Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon (London, 1907), Souvenirs of Ceylon (London, 1869), Indian and Singhalese Missionary Pictures (London, 1894) and R. L. Spittel's Far-Off Things (Colombo, 1933). (19)


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