Lot 784India – Punjab – Lahore Durbar Political Diaries...

Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am



India – Punjab – Lahore Durbar Political Diaries 1847-1849 - Punjab Government Records, Volume VI, Political Diaries of the Assistant to the Resident f Lahore May to October 1847, November- December to 1847, February 1848 to March 1849, Diaries of Pundit Kanayah Lal on deputation to Cashmere June to October 1847, Diaries of Assistant Agent of Resident - Vans Agnew June to September 1847, Lt John Nicholson Assistant to Agent June to September 1847; March to December 1847; December 1847 to April 1849; Diaries L Bowring assistant at Lahore November 1847 to February 1848. Printed at Pioneer Press 1909, 445pp. A most Detailed day to day account of the Sikh court and Lahore Kingdom from the imprisonment of Maharanee jinda Kaur leading up to the Second Sikh Wars. Includes intelligence reports regarding Maharanee Jinda, Maharajah Duleep Singh daily affairs and meetings, General Cortlandt, maharanee jindas day to day appointments, pay of the Lahore soldiers, Sirdar tej Singh, shere Singh, lehna Singh majeethia, Various Punjab districts and reports about Governors, Herbert Edwardes, Lawrence, Rebellions, etc. In original green cloth with gilt titles, casing loose otherwise complete and tight.

Hammer Price: £300.00

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