Search results for: 'OUTRAM, [James].'
OUTRAM, James. The Conquest of Scinde.
Edinburgh and London : 1846First edition, presentation copy of Outram's account of the controversial annexation of Sind, inscribed "With the author's Complements" on the half-title of volume 1, probably in a secretarial hand. Having been specifically requested by Napier as commissioner for the treaty terms, Outram came to identify so closely with the position of the amirs and... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 120230
OUTRAM, Sir James - GOLDSMID, F. J. James Outram. A Biography.
London : 1880First edition of Goldsmid's "authoritative" biography (ODNB), written shortly after his retirement from the army with the rank of major-general, having served with distinction in the Crimea and on the staff of Sir Bartle Frere in Sind. Sir James Outram (1803-1863) holds a prominent position in the pantheon of British soldier-administrators in India,... Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 142132
OUTRAM, Sir James. Rough Notes of the Campaign in Sinde and Afghanistan in 1838-9.
Bombay : 1840True first edition, published in London later in the same year. First-hand account of the First Anglo-Afghan War, uncommon in either edition, Library Hub listing only four locations for this Bombay edition - BL, SOAS, Royal Asiatic Society, and Oxford University - and seven copies of the London edition, with just a single copy noted at auction. One... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 118273
HUNT, G. H. Outram & Havelock's Persian Campaign.
London : 1858First edition of this attractively illustrated and uncommon first person account of the brief, five month, Anglo-Persian War (1856-1857) prefaced by an account of Persia and of Anglo-Persian relations by the "prominent Tory journalist" (ODNB) George Henry Townsend. The conflict broke out due to Persia's repeated attempts to annex Herat from Afghanistan.... Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 139204