Bombay: D.H. Sykes, 1871. FIRST EDITION. Item #16974
Presentation copy by Burgess to Major General J.S.R. Forlong with Forlong's marginal notes appearing throughout the volume. Binding shows some spotting from fish along the rear panel, and lightly at the front; reinforced with binding tape at the spine; else, A VERY GOOD+ COPY with internals free of staining. Illustrated with nine additional engravings and plans besides the large foldout frontispiece. Burgess was the Director-General of the Archaeological Survey of India. 80 pages, plus book advertisements appended. 4to. A significant item.