Jackson’s Views in Afghanistan

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With a map of the route taken by the Army of the Indus in 1839

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Title

Jackson’s Views in Afghanistan

Author(s)

JACKSON, Sir Keith Alexander

Illustrator(s)

ALLOM, Thomas, WALTON, WL

Publisher

TM Lean, WH Allen & Co.

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1841

Binding

publisher's cloth

Full Description

Jackson, Sir Keith Alexander: Views in Affghaunistaun from sketches taken during the campaign of the Army of the Indus. London: published by W.H. Allen & Co. and T.M’Lean, [1841]

Folio, Tinted lithographed title, uncoloured lithographed dedication “To The Chairman and Directors of the Honble the East India Company,” hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece, map of the route taken by the Army of the Indus in 1839, 17 text leaves (one with vignette ‘the minarets of Ghuznee’ on verso) and 25 full-page tinted lithographed plates after Jackson by W. L. Walton, Thomas Allom and others. Publisher’s brown moiré cloth boards, lettered in gilt on the upper cover, corners somewhat rounded, rebacked in cloth, end-papers renewed. Abbey, Travel, II, 506.