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Sind Revisited: With notices of the Anglo-Indian Army; Railroads; Past, Present, and Future.

By: BURTON, Sir Richard F.

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: London:, Richard Bentley and Son, 1877.: 1877

Seller ID: ME1017


2 volumes. 8vo. xii, 343; iv, 331, [1] pp. Half-title (vol. I as called for). Dedication page to the memory of General Walter Scott, Bombay Engineers. Original mauve cloth stamped with black decorative pattern, gilt-stamped spines; neatly rebacked to match original, preserving original spines. Bookplates of George Merryweather. Very good. FIRST EDITION. This is essentially an annotated reprint of Burton's 1851 book, Scinde, or the Unhappy Valley. For this edition he made a return pilgrimage back to the Karachi area on the coast of present day Pakistan. // As with the first printing, this edit... View more info