Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm
India An eight volume history of the British Empire in India c1860. A History of the British Empire in India and the East. c1860. There are Eight Volumes in total. They are Hard Back Books. These books measure 26.2cm x 18cm and they have between 190 - 200 pages of text in each volume plus approx 8 Black and White plates with tissue in between per volume. The Covers are a deep Red with Gold text, some water staining in volumes. The volumes cover Sikh history from the Ranjit Singh to the Sikh Wars, numerous engravings including that of the Golden Temple in Amritsar, a fine engraving of Maharajah Ranjit Singh, Gulab Singh,view of Lahore, Sikh wars – Battle of Aliwal and Indian history. A fine collection and stunning engravings of Sikh interest.