Rare Books

RULING PRINCES AND CHIEFS OF INDIA

Lot No
40
Description
Publisher : The Times of India Press
Location : Bombay
Year : 1930
No of Pages : 420
No of Photographs : 203
Estimate
Rs. 1,50,000 - 2,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,57,935

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Hardbound book with a blue leather covering. Elaborate design, logo and title in gold foil on the cover. Title of the book lettered in gold foil on the spine of the book. Gilded edges on the pages of the book. Marbled paste down on inner cover pages.

A brief historical record of the leading Princes and Chiefs in India together with a description of their territories and methods of administration, accompanied with elaborate illustrations of the same.

The regions covered in this book begin with a detailed account of areas which include the Rajputana, Western Indian States, Punjab, Central India, Bengal, Bihar and Orissa, along with the Hyderabad nobles amongst others.