Rare Books

A HISTORY OF THE SIKHS SECOND EDITION

Lot No
17
Description
By Joseph Davey Cunningham
Publisher : John Murray, Albemarle Street
Location : London
Year : 1853
Number of Plates : 3/3
Estimate
Rs. 60,000 - 80,000

Winning Bid

₹ 1,00,012

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Brown hardbound cover with a leather spine with the author and title of the book embossed in gold on a red ground. Marble paper inlaid. This book focuses on the history of the Sikhs from the origin of the nation to the Battles of the Sutlej. This is the second edition which features Cunningham’s own corrections and additions.

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.