PEARSE, Colonel Hugh.
PEARSE, Colonel Hugh. Memoir of the Life and Military Services of Viscount Lake : Baron Lake of Delhi and Laswaree. 1744 - 1808.  Edinburgh and London. William Blackwood and Sons. 1908.  
8vo (220 x 140). pp, ix, (7), 431, (1). Black and white frontispiece and 2 further plates.5 maps, 4 being foldout all as called for. Ex library with a few marks and barcode label on rear endpaper but are not obtrusive. Bookplate of J.H.Rivett-Carnac on front pastedown. Some browning and spotting. Red and gilt cloth with gilt armorial to front board. Gilt call number to spine. Spine faded, cloth rubbed and corners and edges bumped and worn. Binding sound and a good copy. John Henry Rivett-Carnac (1838 - 1923) was a prolific author on both the archaeology of India and contemporary life in India.
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