SELECT VIEWS IN MYSORE, THE COUNTRY OF TIPPOO SULTAN:. Robert Home.
SELECT VIEWS IN MYSORE, THE COUNTRY OF TIPPOO SULTAN:
SELECT VIEWS IN MYSORE, THE COUNTRY OF TIPPOO SULTAN:

SELECT VIEWS IN MYSORE, THE COUNTRY OF TIPPOO SULTAN:

London: Published by Mr. bower. The Letter-Press by T. Bensley, 1794.

First edition. Folio. vii, 48p. Illustrated with 29 full-page copper engravings and four folding maps, one hand-colored. (Although Cox references five maps, all others mention only four, and we have never seen any offered with five). Bound in period red straight grained morocco with red boards, the spine with gilt titles and panel ornaments with various rules on and surrounding the bands. Light foxing in the margins of most plates, heavy foxing on several, maps mostly clean and free of tears. Board sides moderately rubbed, all quite sound and complete. Item #18763

Maps: Plan of Ootradroog taken by the English Army under... Cornwallis; Plan of the Carnatic & Mysore; Plan of the position of the confederate armies under... Cornwallis before Seringapatam; Plan of Bangalore (with the attacks) taken by the English Army under... Cornwallis..
Cox I; 305 (referencing 5 maps); Brunet III; 268 (mentioning only four maps).; Howgego I; p. 339.
Rare.

Price: $2,750.00

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