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Padmini an Indian Romance by Ramakrishna 1903 First edition

£54.99

Product description

A nice edition of this rare book by Ramakrishna with an introduction by the Rt hon James Bryce
Set in Southern India during the period of Vijianager, the book marks an interesting development to the rise and growth of Indo-English literature using English to convey their thoughts to a European market and those using an Indian vernacular.
Green hardback - front board is in excellent condition commensurate with age but has colour fading towards the board top.
Gilt title spine and rear board are in excellent condition with very minor wear.
Pages are tight and intact with minor browning to edges
A small owners inscription is present on the internal frontispiece.
Internal and rear frontispiece shows evidence of minor foxing
Overall a very nice edition and addition to a collectors library

Item details

Author(s):
T Ramakrishna
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 20 cm
Edition:
First 1903
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Swan Sonnenschein

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A nice edition of this rare book by Ramakrishna with an introduction by the Rt hon James Bryce
Set in Southern India during the period of Vijianager, the book marks an interesting development to the rise and growth of Indo-English literature using English to convey their thoughts to a European market and those using an Indian vernacular.
Green hardback - front board is in excellent condition commensurate with age but has colour fading towards the board top.
Gilt title spine and rear board are in excellent condition with very minor wear.
Pages are tight and intact with minor browning to edges
A small owners inscription is present on the internal frontispiece.
Internal and rear frontispiece shows evidence of minor foxing
Overall a very nice edition and addition to a collectors library

Author(s):
T Ramakrishna
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 20 cm
Edition:
First 1903
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Swan Sonnenschein

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