Books from the Library of Peter Duckers

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Date of Auction: 8th May 2019

Sold for £110

Estimate: £30 - £40

Indian Mutiny 1857 in Bihar, by Dr. R. Devi, Orient, Delhi, 1989, 200pp., with index, hardback, with dust-jacket 200pp., good condition

The Raj, the Indian Mutiny and the Kingdom of Oudh, 1801-59, by J. Pemble, Harvester, Sussex, 1977, 300pp., with photographs and index, hardback, with dust-jacket, good condition

The Revolt of 1857 in Haryana, by K. C. Yadav, Manohar, 1977, 219pp., with index, hardback, with dust-jacket, the dust-jacket torn, otherwise good condition

Massacre at Cawnpore, 1857, by W. J. Sheppard, IBB, Delhi, 1985, 185pp., a reprint of a very detailed personal account by a survivor, with pull-out map and list of casualties, hardback, with dust-jacket, good condition

My Indian Mutiny Diary, by W. H. Russell, Cassell, 1970 (Kraus reprint of original), 288pp., the classic diary of one of the most famous War Correspondents of the age, hardback, good condition

Lahore to Lucknow : Journals of A. Moffat Lang, edited by D. Blomfield, Leo Cooper, London, 1992, 190pp, with index, hardback, with dust-jacket, almost new condition

Indian Mutiny and Beyond: Letters of Robert Shebbeare, V.C., edited by A. Littlewood, Pen and Sword, 2007, 144pp., with photographs and index, hardback, with dust-jacket, almost new condition

Mutiny and Insurgency in India 1857-58, by T. A. Heathcote, Pen and Sword, 2007, 230pp., with photographs and index, hardback, with dust-jacket, almost new condition

Cawnpore, by Sir George Trevelyan, Macmillan, London, 1910, 280pp., hardback, good condition

Rifles and Kukris: Delhi 1857, by Lieutenant-General Sir Christopher Wallace, K.B.E., Royal Green Jackets Museum Trust, 2007, 299pp., with photographs and index, hardback, with dust-jacket, almost new condition (10) £30-£40