Ceylon and the Cingalese their history, government and religion; the antiquities, institutions, produce, revenue and capabilities of the island with anecdotes illustrating the manners and customs of the people. In two volumes / vol. I, vol. II

New Delhi / Madras: Asian Educational Services, 1991. xv, 381, vii, 367p., photolitho'd from the original (1850) edition; original plates also reproduced, modern reprint in matched-format casings, 7x4.7 inch red oilcloth gilt. Slightest signs of handling, very good set. Caveat emptor, bindery appears to have omitted frontis plates in each, so do not expect to find "View of Colombo" and "Lake of Kandy"

Cat.No: 172746
ISBN: 8120605179, 8120605195

Price: $40.00