Lot 766

India & Punjab – Mutiny Journal a fine...

Auction Date: 30/06/2021 at 10am

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India & Punjab – Mutiny Journal a fine first edition of ‘Day by Day at Lucknow - A Journal of the Siege of Lucknow by Mrs Case, widow of colonel Case, 32nd Regt (Queen’s), London 1858. A detailed day by day diary published by a Colonel wife’s who survived the Siege at Lucknow during the Indian Mutiny. She writes she travelled back from Indian in a wreck of a ship and these notes were meant for her family and friends of what she had been through and witnessed and had no intention to publish them a year after the mutiny. Rare, in original cloth

Hammer Price: £155.00