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THE COSTUME AND CUSTOMS OF MODERN INDIA

Lot No
9
Description
By Charles Doyley
Engraved by J.H. Clark and C. Dubourg
Publisher : Edward Orme, Bond Street, Printer and Publisher to His Majesty
Location : London
Printer : W. Lewis, London
Year : 1824
Number of Plates : 20/20
Estimate
Rs. 2,00,000 - 2,50,000

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Red hardbound cover with wide gilt border on the front and back. The title of the book is embossed in gold on the spine. Each plate accompanied with a descriptive letterpress. This book comes with a preface and copious description by Captain Thomas Williamson.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.