By William Howard Russell
London   Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
10.5" by 7" [7], viii-xxxix, [4], 2-617pp
A second edition copy of William Howard Russell's diary of the Prince of Wales' tour in India.
By William Howard Russell

1877 The Prince of Wales Tour a Diary in India

London   Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
10.5" by 7" [7], viii-xxxix, [4], 2-617pp
A second edition copy of William Howard Russell's diary of the Prince of Wales' tour in India.
£110.00
: 3kgs / : 724L15

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Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

Sir William Howard Russell was an Irish reporter who is regarded as one of the first modern war correspondents. This work covers Albert Edward's tour in India during 1875-1876. This tour was intended to strengthen ties between India and England. 

The second edition of this work. 

He visited more than 21 towns and cities before returning to England in May 1876. 

Illustrated by Sydney P Hall, an artist in the suite of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales. With a frontispiece, a map of the route and thirty plates. 

Collated, complete.

A bright copy of this important account regarding this political event.

Condition

In a full cloth binding. Rebacked, with the original spine laid down and the boards preserved. Externally, very smart with light rubbing to the extremities and to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with occasional light spots to pages.

Very Good

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