Auction Date: 5/03/2020 at 10:30 am
India & Punjab – Dow’s The History of Hindostan- A fine copy of the History of Hindustan by Alexander Dow, from the death of Akbar, to the complete settlement of the empire under Aurungzebe; to which are prefixed, I. A dissertation on the origin and nature of despotism in Hindostan. II. An enquiry into the state of Bengal, with a plan for restoring that kingdom to its former prosperity and splendour, London 1772. A detailed account of the Mughal Court, including that of shah Jahan and the alter ruler of Aurangzeb. Large heavy volume bound in original board and leather spine wit gilt titles.