Rare Books

GLIMPSES OF THE NIZAM’S DOMINIONS

Lot No
41
Description
By A. Claude Campbell
Publisher : C. B. Burrows, care of William Watson and Co.
Location : Bombay and London
Year : 1898
Printers: The Historical Publishing Co, Philadelphia, USA
Number of Plates: 638/638
Estimate
Rs. 1,00,000 - 1,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 1,13,850

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Original brown leather bound cover with gilded lettering stating the title on the cover and the spine. The pages inside have a matte effect. The book showcases the photographic history of the Hyderabad state, Deccan with nearly 600 reproduced views of peoples, cities, towers, mosques, cave temples, forts, tombs, ruins, palaces, public buildings and natural wonders. It was published by special permission, and under the direct patronage of His Highness The Nizam’s Government.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.