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STOCQUELER, J.H.

The Oriental Interpreter and Treasury of East India Knowledge. A companion to "The Hand-book of British India"

STOCQUELER, J.H.

The Oriental Interpreter and Treasury of East India Knowledge. A companion to "The Hand-book of British India" London. James Madden, 1848. First Edition.

Description

8vo. [4], 255pp, [1]. Finely bound in tan half-calf over marbled boards, with contrasting morocco lettering-piece and five masonic gilt devices within compartments. Marbled endpapers and edges. Masonic bookplate of The Supreme Council to FEP. Slight wear to spine, else a fine copy.

A combined dictionary, encyclopaedia and gazetteer for India, which references an wealth of nineteenth-century works on India, including Forbes' Ceylon, Heber's Journal, Selkirk's Ceylon, Robert's Hindostan, Luard's Views in India and Colebrooke's Hindoo Mythology.

Price

£275.00