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Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In maroon leather binding with gilt to spine and front. Illustrated maroon endpapers. With pictorial dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 220pp. With colour illustrations and facsimile pages. The author was the daughter of the Resident in Delhi and joined her father at the Moghul Court, some ten years before the Indian Mutiny. Also included are pages from the ‘Delhie Book’ with illustrations commissioned by her father.
Title: The Golden Calm. An English Lady’s life in Moghul Delhi. Reminiscences by Emily, Lady Clive Bayley and by her father, Sir Thomas Metcalf.
Categories: Far East,
Publisher: Webb & Bower. Exeter. 1980 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 67759
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Far East M.M.KAYE, Golden Calm, English Lady, Moghul Delhi, Reminiscences, Emily, Lady Clive Bayley, Sir Thomas Metcalf, first edition Fine Binding Far East dustwrapper