A Catalogue of Curious and Standard Books, Including the Publications of the Late William Pickering, Which Are Now Offered for Sale by His Son. M.D.

A Catalogue of Curious and Standard Books, Including the Publications of the Late William Pickering, Which Are Now Offered for Sale by His Son. M.D.

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1858 edition. Excerpt: ...of the Church of England, 12mo, bds, uncut, Pickering, 1840 3s 6d No 657 I ncidents of the Apojlolic Age in Britain, 1 2mo, bds, uncut, Pickering, 1844 3s No 658 I ncidents ofMiffionary Enterprife, 12mo, frontifpiece, bds, uncut, Edinburgh, 1841 2s 6d No 659 I ndia. Antient Accounts of India and China, by two Mohammedan Travellers, who went into thofe parts in the ninth century, tranjlated from the Arabic by Eufebius Renaudot, Svo, calf, 1733 6s No 666 Among the numerous literary andfcientijc obligations of Europe to the talent andindujlry of the Mabometans, during the earlier portion of the Middle Ages, none ought to be more gratefully acknowledged than their labours in the cultivation of geographical fcience, and their zeal in obferving and defcribing the manners, cujloms, and natural hijlory of the countries over which their dominion extended.--Ret. Review. I ndia. Macpherfon, D. The Hijlory of the European Commerce with India; with Arguments for and againjl its Management by a Chartered Company, 4to, map, half morocco, 1812 6s No 661 I ndia. Orme, R. A Hijlory of the Tranfactions of the Britijh Nationin Indojlan; withthe Hijlorical Fragments of the Mogul Empire, and General Idea of the Government of Indojlan, together 4 vols, 4o, not uniform, portrait, 178O-1805 18s No 662 It is impqjJiblefor me to defcribe the delight andadtniration I felt from the perufal of your hijlory of the War in India. The places, circumjlances, and events of it are fo clearly defcribedby you, that I felt an interejl in them rather as an a tor than a reader.--Sir W. Jones. I ndia. Robertfon's Hijlorical Difquijition on India; with Appendix containing Obfervations on the Civi Policy, Laws, udicial Proceedings, the A rts, Sciences, and the Religion of the..."show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236529189
  • 9781236529183