Sind Revisited: with notices of the Anglo-Indian Army; Railroads; Past, Present, and Future, Etc.

London: Richard Bentley, 1877.

Price: $2,250.00

About the item

First edition. xii, 343; iv, 331, [1] pp. Half-title in vol. I present (not called for in vol. II). 2 vols. 8vo. Original grey cloth, upper covers stamped in black, spine titled in gilt. Very good Bookplate, small private library stamp on verso of front flyleaf. Penzer, p. 95: "Burton had a map and a number of photographs for this work, which he forwarded to the publishers, but on February 5, 1877, they were returned, as it was considered that the expense would be too great." Casada 61; See: Farwell, Burton, (1988), pp. 323-4.

Item #315945

Burton’s return visit to the lands, and annotations to the text, of his 1851 book, Scinde, or the Unhappy Valley.
An attractive copy.