Gauhati [Assam]: Publication Board, Assam, 1976.

Price: $150.00

About the item

[xiv], 266 pp.; illustrated throughout, mostly in colour. 9 x 15 1/2 inches. Publisher's pictorial buckram.

Item #317035

A reproduction of one of the most famous illustrated manuscripts of Assam, with explanations in English on facing pages. Commissioned by King Siva Singha (1713-1744) and produced by Sukumar Barkaith, it deals with the management and care of elephants in the royal stables. A very attractive copy.