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The Ameer Namah. A Persian Work Compiled by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan  Bahadoor, with an Abstract Translation in English. by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor (Ameer alli Khan Bahadur) - Signed First Edition - 1870 - from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA (SKU: 1553)

The Ameer Namah. A Persian Work Compiled by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor, with an Abstract Translation in English.

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The Ameer Namah. A Persian Work Compiled by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor, with an Abstract Translation in English.

by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor (Ameer alli Khan Bahadur)

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Calcutta: Muzhurool-Ajauyeb Press. Very Good. 1870. First Edition; First Printing. Brown cloth with blindstamped decorations to covers and gilt particulars to spine, which has been professionally rebacked. Light foxing throughout. Inscribed to "[Judge Elphinstone] Jackson with the author's best compliments-" at rear of book. Jackson was born in Calcutta, India, the son of a leading judge. Following his studies in England, he returned to India, and together with others founded the Indian Football Association in 1893. Photographic plates (each affixed to blank leaves contemporary with publication) of the Duke of Argyll, Alfred Ernest Alfred Duke of Edinburgh (signed and dated), Countess of Mayo, Sir Cecil Beadon (past Lt. Governor of Bengal), Lord John Lawrence (Governor-General of Bengal), Sir F.J. Halliday, Sir William Grey, Earl of Mayo, Queen Victoria (after a painting) and Ameer ali Kahn Bahadoor, Bahadoor gives a history of the recent British rule in India including his family's role in the rebellion (or in his words "mutiny") of 1857.; Royal octavo; 56, 378, 10 pl pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .

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Bookseller
William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1553
Title
The Ameer Namah. A Persian Work Compiled by Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor, with an Abstract Translation in English.
Author
Moonshee Ameer Ali Khan Bahadoor (Ameer alli Khan Bahadur)
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Muzhurool-Ajauyeb Press
Place of Publication
Calcutta
Date published
1870
Keywords
India, Bengal, Persian, Mutiny of 1857, Photography
Bookseller catalogs
Asia;

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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About William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

We are a brick & mortar store located between I95 and the Florida Turnpike. We focus on the visual aspects of books and the book as artifact. We have large Art and Graphic Art sections including haute couture magazines but also carry Architecture, Ancient & Classical History, Performing Arts and Books on Books & Antiques. We have a large selection of Antiquarian Books, Antique maps & Antique prints. Hours by chance or appointment.

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