East India Railways Administration Report 1912 British Raj Colonialism old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, British Colonialism, British Raj, East India Railways, Administration Report).
East India (Railways) - Administration Report on the Railways in India for the Calendar Year 1912.
Published 1913, London by His Majesty's Stationery Office.
534 pages. Text in English. Contents list calls for 2 maps in a pocket which are NOT present in this book.
Staggering compilation of detailed information relating to the nation-wide railroad systems then existing all across India. Endless statistics and facts for all the many lines and companies.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering. Front joint cracked and cover loosened, but text block remains tight and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, with some light scattered age spotting.
A rare book.
Ex-library example, clearly a limited press run. Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 13 1/8" H x 8 1/2" W.