New York: Robert Carter & Brothers, 1858. First US Edition. Hardcover. Item #24467
408pp. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the sides and lettered in gold on the spine. Collects letters related to the Indian Rebellion of 1857 (also known as the First War of Indian Independence) and addressed to the Rev. Dr. Tweedie, Convener of the Free Church of Scotland's Foreign Mission Committee. Bookplate on the front pastedown endpaper, light wear to edges. Internally very clean. The binding is extremely solid but, alas, the cloth on the spine is almost completely gone. A good copy. ; Octavo.