Captain Philip Meadows Taylor (1808-1876)
Sketches in the Deccan. London: by Richard and John E. Taylor for Charles Tilt, 1837.
Folio (492 x 377mm). Tinted lithographic title and 19 tinted lithograophic plates by William Taylor, Edward Morton, and George Childs after P.M. Taylor. (Enpapers very lightly discoloured, a few very small very occasional spots). Original half cloth, upper cover blocked in gilt (extremitied rubbed, some stains and scuffs).
A fine series of views of the Deccan, at this time the state of Hyderabad. The suite of plates includes views, scenes and settings of places and buildings at Goa, Arungabad, Tooljapoor, Golcondag, Hyderabad, Ellors, Rozah, and the Tandoor hills, among others. Published and sold as above as issued for 3 3s. Abbey Travel 460.