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Cambridge, Richard Owen
An Account Of The War in India Between The English and French, On The Coast of Coromandel, From the Year 1750 to the Year 1760.; Together With A Relation of the late Remarkable Events On The Malabar Coast, And the Expeditions to Golconda and Surat; With the Operations of the Fleet
London: T. Jefferys, 1761. First edition. leather_bound. 275 [15] [48] [XIX] pages. 26 x 20 cm. With 13 engraved maps (12 folding) and 6 plates (3 folding). Directions for placing the plates at rear. LOWNDES: "valuable for its accuracy and authenticity" "a contribution to the chronicles of India only superseded by the more important work of Orme" (Austin Dobson in DNB). Bookplate of Sir Patrick Robert Cadell. Raised bands, red leather spine label printed in gilt. Repairs to corners of several early leaves, scattered light toning. Contemporary full calf rebacked to style. Very good. Item #22173. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Royoung Bookseller (ashroyoung22) [Ardsley, New York, US]
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