Tall octavo, pp. xxxvii, 758, vii. paper covered boards. From private collection of Boston historian Frederick A. Hagar. Corners of boards and book block are bumped. Previous owner' name printed on ffep. Pages are clean and unmarked. Dust jacket is browned and edgeworn, and attached to endpapers. All said, a solid reading and reference copy. "This volume contains useful information on the administration and trading policies of the East India Company, and includes accounts of the social life, customs, and manners of the people. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE DAYS OF JOHN COMPANY, SELECTIONS FROM ...
Publisher: West Bengal Government Press
Publication Date: 1959
Book Condition: Used: Good
Book Description Government Printer, Calcutta, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Octavo, xxxvi, 758, viii pages. Quarter cloth and papered boards; extremities bumped with associated slight creasing to the corners of some initial leaves; slight residue on both pastedowns where the dustwrapper had been tipped in; three leaves offset (where loosely inserted paper has reacted with the leaves); overall a very good copy with the very good dustwrapper a little marked, sunned, bumped and torn. A contemporary newspaper review of the book is loosely inserted. With the ownership signature (New Delhi, 18 October 1959) of Sir Walter Crocker, Australian High Commissioner to India, 1952-55 and 1958-62. Please use the 'Ask Bookseller a Question' link below to confirm availability and postage charges. Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 67257