Auction Date: 26/11/2014 at 01pm
India and the Punjab – Rare Chronicles of Ranjit Singh’s Durbar – fine 1974 1st edition of Umdat-Ut-Tawarikh Daftar III Parts (I-V) Chronicles of the Reign of Maharaja Ranjit Singh 1831-1839 AD by Lala Sohan Lal SURI. Translated from Persian into English with corresponding Christian dates and explanatory and elucidatory notes by V S Suri. Foreword by Sita Ram Kohli. Frontis of Maharaja Ranjit Singh xxxiv 721 errata numerous full page illustrations. Original blue cloth binding with minor edge wear otherwise very good. A valuable intimate account of the daily events at the Sikh Durbar. Rare. Original Source of Punjab History: Umdat-ut-Tawarikh Daftar III Parts (i-v) 1831-1839 AD.