Historic incidents and life in India

Caleb Wright. Historic incidents and life in India (Chicago: J.A. Brainerd, 1869).
Caleb Wright. Historic incidents and life in India (Chicago: J.A. Brainerd, 1869).
Caleb Wright

Historic incidents and life in India

Chicago: J.A. Brainerd, 1869

Case DS421 .W748 1869

Gift of the McCormick Theological Seminary. Catalogued and Conserved by a grant from the B. H. Breslauer Foundation.

This rare travel and description narrative is another pre-Fire Chicago imprint from the Lane Theological Seminary, new to the Newberry's holdings. This is a rare example of a pre-Fire imprint publisher's black cloth binding and "Illustrated by numerous engravings." The preface states that the information contained in this volume has been collected by personal research and extensive travel in India and by compilation from authentic sources.

Acquisition Date: 
2008