Dupleix and Clive. The Beginning of Empire

By: Dodwell Henry

Price: £45.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Very Good pale tan cloth-covered boards with deep black titling to the spine and front board. In the original publishers' dust-jacket. The d/j has some loss/chips to the head/tail of the spine and some general fading /dust/wear, and is now now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks pretty good. Unusual and quite scarce to have the original d/j. Dusty and lightly toned page fore-edges, with a few odd (foxing) spots. Internally Very Good - a little offsetting to the half title o/w No Inscriptions or Marks. (xix) + (1) + 277 pp. "Recognised on its first publication in 1920 as a valuable and illuminating study of the beginnings of Colonial rule in India, this work gives a comprehensive account of Dupleix’s rise to power in Southern India and his consequent rivalry with Clive..." . A VG plus copy of the FIRST EDITION. See Images. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall

Title: Dupleix and Clive. The Beginning of Empire

Author Name: Dodwell Henry

Categories: Military/War Related, India/Burma/Asia, History & Politics. Churchill,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. ,: 1920

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 114895

Keywords: Dupleix And Clive. The Beginning Of Empire By Henry Dodwell First Edition 1920 In Dust-jacket Recognised On Its First Publication In 1920 As A Valuable And Illuminating Study Of The Beginnings Of Colonial Rule In India, This Work Gives A Comprehensive Account Of Dupleix’s Rise To Power In Southern India And His Consequent Rivalry With Clive.