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KAYE, John William. History of the War in Afghanistan.
London : 1874Third edition of this important contribution to the historiography of the region, described by Bruce as "the definitive account" of the First Anglo-Afghan War (1839-42), one of the first major conflicts of the Great Game and "one of the worst military disasters of the 19th century" (National Army Museum) ; it was first published in two volumes in 1851.... Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 144694
KAYE, John William. The Administration of the East India Company; A History of Indian Progress.
London : 1853First edition. "I offer this volume to the public as a contribution to the general stock of information relating to India and her affairs - information which, in the present juncture, it is very desirable to possess. It contains much that is scattered over a great number of printed books, and much besides that is not to be found in any printed books"... Learn More£600.00
Stock Code: 143646
KAYE, John William. Lives of Indian Officers.
London : 1880A surprisingly uncommon posthumous edition of Kaye's classic work, issued as the Second Anglo-Afghan War (1878-1880) was drawing to a close, originally published in 1867 following its initial appearance as a series of articles entitled "Indian Heroes" in the monthly periodical Good Words (1866).
It comprises biographies of Lord Cornwallis, Sir... Learn More£400.00
Stock Code: 140375