Auction Date: 19/09/2019 at 10am
India & Punjab – Maharaja Ranjit Singh European Officers Book A fine first edition of European Adventurers of Northern India, 1785 to 1849. Edited by H.L.O. Garrett, Lahore Superintendent, Government Printing, Punjab, 1929. 367pp, 13 plates. A very good copy in slightly faded original cloth. Accounts of well-known and lesser known adventurers, combatants and non-combatants, including who ventured in to the Punjab and mainly gained employment and service during the reign of Maharajah Rajah Ranjit Singh, including general Allard, Ventura, Avitabile, Court, Masson, Harlan, Alexander Gardiner, and many others.