Lot 648India Sikh Papers relating to the Treaties of...

Auction Date: 28/05/2015 at 10am

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India Sikh Papers relating to the Treaties of Lahore Presented to Parliament by her Majesty’s Commands 1847-1849 within the Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal published in 1849 during the second Anglo Sikh War. A chapter in the Edinburgh review covering Ranjit Singh the Lahore treaties (p184-220) 36 pages dedicated to the Punjab. Also commonly known as 'Ranjit Singh's dominion' goes into detail of the Punjab under Ranjit Singh, his kingdom, character and death, incredibly informative with the review refers to the Sikhs as Tigers and powerful and ferocious, and the quest for the British to annex the Punjab, 592 pages, marble boards, ex Library copy, has bookplate front cover, in very good condition

Hammer Price: £50.00

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