A Handbook For Travellers In India, Pakistan, Burma And Ceylon..
Bound in original red cloth, gilt. A little wear to extremities and slight sunning of spine, but otherwise a very good copy. A few ink underlinings, including map at end.
John Murray, Albemarle Street.,
Eighteenth edition with numerous maps and plans. edited by sir arthur c. lothian.
EIGHTEENTH EDITION. 8vo. 5 x 7.25 inches. cii + 632 pp. Text in double columns.
Illustrated by 19 maps and plans, of which 16 are folding, by folding map in pocket at end, by 2 text plates in introduction and by text figures, including maps and plans. lacks map of Bombay Island to face p.14.
The first all India Murray's handbook was published in 1891 and the final, Twenty Second Edition in 1975 (reprinted 1978 and 78 and 82). This edition edited by Sir Arthur Cunningham Lothian (1887-1962), colonial administrator, was a member of the Indian Civil Service, 1910-46, who variously served as Resident at Jaipur, Rajputana and Hyderabad, etc. (Lister 241).
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