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2020-02-13 02:51:09
Antique book 1800s " THE MUTINY OF INDIA" a plea from the British to the USA
NEW YORK: See photos, 1857. Binding falling off water marks but legible and no mold inside some problem w binding, it's very very rare but pages holding together well enough to read THEY ARE BINDED SPARATELY BY SOME SORT OF SINUE OR STRINGS. i really shouldn't be selling this historical document to our president of the United States (but a grave injustice occurred to me being a patriot and having my dwelling ruined by police thinking I was someone else now refusing to pay for it and I must now come up with large sums of money) This book could be worth at auction over $50,000 so I have no idea how to price such a piece I have read 3/4 of it and it's basically a detailed account of war in India by the Bristish exhorting President Buchanan to please join in the effort which as history tells us he wisely did not. Now this book is completely original in readable condition with rare hand printed lithograph as and everything was hand pressed onto each page. I'm going to price this high because I am running out of antiques to sell to support myself being crippled and widowed and w children. THIS manuscript goes into painstaking detailed accounts of the lives mostly of the British soldiers and their families war but also in daily life in India at the time. its historically accurate and just astounding things ive never heard of. it could make movies its just a really good read but also the fact the British wrote it in hopes the president of the United States might join the war effort is very interesting in and of itself as serious history went down between the authors and the Presid … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: sweeet*melissa [Edgewood, Maryland, US]
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