London, South Kensington
28 April 2000
[ORME, Robert]. A History of the Military Transactions of the British Nation in Indostan... , London: Printed for F. Wingrave, 1799. 2 volumes, 4° (volume II from 3rd edition of 1778), 20 engraved plates some of which are folding (a few torn at margins), contemporary calf, red and black morocco lettering pieces (front covers loose, extremities rubbed); amorial bookplate of Duke of Gloucster (?).
HALBED, Nathaniel Brassey. A Code of Gentonn Laws, or, Ordinations of the Pundits, from a Persian Transaltion... , London: [n.p.], 1776. Large 4°, 8 engraved character plates with tissue guards (small worm hole affecting upper right margin), contemporary half calf (joints cracked, spine rubbed). (7)
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