India : Catalogue : British Empire Exhibition

By: India - British Empire Exhibition

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India - British Empire Exhibition. India : Catalogue : British Empire Exhibition. . Calcutta : Y.M.C.A. Publishing House, 1950. "Printed in London at the Baynard Press by Sanders, Phillips and Company, Ltd." Pp i-viii,[1]-11,xii-xv,12-98,xvi-xxxvii, 99-125, xxxviii-xlv,126-137, xlvi-lix,138-171,lx-lxii, 183,lxiii-lxiv,184-225,lxiii [error],226-281,(1), folding frontispiece("Plan of the Court" ) Illustrated with many photos. 8vo, tan cardcovers, with Taj Mahal design in red and blue on cover, blank spine. Note: pages 21-B / 22 are a cancel leaf and the Roman numeralled pages are adverts. Sections : Some Facts about India's Trade; Railways (pp.16-24); Geological Survey of India (arranged by J. Coggin Brown, pp.25-76); Forestry Section; Army Exhibit; Survey of India; Co-operation and Education; Commercial Intelligence; Indian Cottons; [...]; Madras (pp.99-125); Bengal; Bombay (pp.138-171);United Provinces of Agra and Oadh; Punjab; Bihar and Orissa; Baroda; Bhara tpur; Bikaner; Cutch; Holkar State, Indore; Jaipur; Jodhpur; Kashmir (pp.229-246); Kathiawar; Khairpur; Mysore (pp.250-261); Patiala; Tonk; Travancore. Many facinating adverts including Spencers Cigars; Hand-Made Lace; Bengal-Nagpur Railway Co., Ltd; The Imperial Bank of Persia; The Tonk State Jal Industries Department; Benares Silk Stores; Kitcher & Co., Arms and Ammunition Dealers; The Port of Madras; The Hindusthan Cinema Film Co. (Incorporating Phalke's Films) and Bharat Film Company; and many, many more. Spotting to covers, else very good. Uncommon. 125.00

Title: India : Catalogue : British Empire Exhibition

Author Name: India - British Empire Exhibition

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Y.M.C.A. Publishing House, London , 1924,:

Seller ID: 100558

Keywords: INDIA GEOLOGY MUMBAI INDIAN INDUSTRIES TRADE COMMERCE CULTURAL HISTORY IMPERIAL COLONIAL CULTURE,